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Your support of the Murnaghan Appellate Advocacy Fellowship changes lives by empowering the next generation of social justice advocates influencing the development of civil rights and poverty law.

Here's how you can join in our mission to create broad based social change for those living in poverty or experiencing discrimination:

Donate online now: Your online donation will be processed through the Public Justice Center.  Please designate your donation by writing "Murnaghan" in the "Comments/Designation" Box on the donation form. You will receive a written acknowledgement form in the mail for tax purposes.

Mail a check:

Click here to print our Donor Form.

Become a frequent donor:

Set up monthly installments to be charged to your credit card. Click here to complete paperwork or call: Erin Brock at the Public Justice Center at (410) 625-9409 x239

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Please call Brenda Midkiff at the Public Justice Center at (410) 625-9409 x232 for more information

Join the Legacy Circle

The Legacy Circle represents our group of supporters who have made provisions as part of their estate planning for substantial gifts to the Fellowship. A gift made through your estate will have a strong and substantial impact on assuring the continue health of the Fellowship. If you would like more information on joining the Murnaghan Legacy Circle, please do not hesitate to contact Warren Hamel, Murnaghan Fellowship Development Chair, directly. Warren Hamel can be reached at:

                Warren Hamel, Venable LLP

                750 E. Pratt Street, Suite 900

                Baltimore, MD 21201

                (410) 244-7563


The Francis D. Murnaghan, Jr. Appellate Advocacy Fellowship, Inc. is a Maryland non-profit corporaton that is a charitable, tax-exempt organization under Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(3). A copy of  the Francis D. Murnaghan, Jr. Appellate Advocacy Fellowship, Inc. financial statement is available upon request by contacting the Public Justice Center, Inc., 1 N. Charles Street, Suite 200, Baltimore MD 21201. Documents and information submitted under the State of Maryland Charitable Solicitations Act are available from the Office of the Secretary of State of Maryland, Annapolis, MD 21401 for the cost of copying and postage.