Diggin' Our Diversity


– Photo by John Meiu

The Albanian Bar Association, Armenian-American Bar Association, Association of Corporate Counsel – Michigan Chapter, Chaldean-American Bar Association, D. Augustus Straker Bar Association, Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association, Incorporated Society of Irish-American Lawyers, Jewish Bar Association of Michigan, Michigan Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Michigan Employment Lawyers Association, South Asian Bar Association of Michigan, Stonewall Bar Association, Wolverine Bar Association, Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, and the Federal Bar Association, Eastern District of Michigan Chapter, co-sponsored the Fourth Annual Diggin’ Our Diversity community service event on Saturday, June 6, in order to plant trees in the area of Sunderland and Stahelin from 7 Mile to Outer Dr. in Detroit. The planting was supervised by The Greening of Detroit and the USDA/USFS Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. Among those lending a hand were (left to right) Andrew Priebe, Kelly Priebe, Daniel Palizzi, Elisa Angeli-Palizzi, Diggin’ Our Diversity Chair Marcy Rosen, Chad Techner, Clayton Thompson, and Chantez Knowles.