Jones Foster is proud to have served as a sponsor of the 2020 Raise the Bar event benefitting the Women’s Foundation of Florida.
This year’s event took place as a virtual gathering, comprised of a mentoring workshop, leadership group discussion, and movie night. A range of professional and societal issues were discussed during the event, including topics such as women in leadership, diversity, equity, and racial injustice.
The Women’s Foundation of Florida
is a non-profit organization focused on efforts to empower women and girls to become leaders by investing in tailored programs geared towards nurturing leadership skills and positively impacting their economic, political, and social status. Proceeds from the annual Raise the Bar event are critical in funding educational and developmental programs in Palm Beach County and across Florida throughout the year. Training programs and professional development workshops as well as new leadership initiatives will be offered online beginning this fall. Click here to find out more about these programs.
Litigation and Private Wealth attorney, Kelly Gardner, serves as a member of the Raise the Bar committee. Kelly concentrates her practice in probate, trusts and estates litigation, contested guardianship proceedings, and commercial litigation matters, in addition to substantial work with municipalities in litigation and appellate proceedings. She is actively involved in several professional, civic, and non-profit organizations.