Memorial Service

Memorial Service

On Thursday, November 3, 2011, Derrick Bell’s family, friends, students and colleagues gathered in New York City to say farewell and to celebrate Derrick Bell’s life of meaning and worth.

To read about the memorial celebration of Derrick Bell’s life on November 3, 2011, click on the article “Praise Songs for a Gentle Warrior” at

To honor Derrick Bell’s memory and to continue his quest for social justice, the family asks that contributions be made to the Derrick Bell Lecture Fund.

To give online, please click here

Directions:  Complete the form and on the second page, please be sure to enter the gift amount in the “Other Designation” field and designate the “Derrick Bell Lecture Fund” in the text box below it (where it says “Please Specify”).

The Bell family thanks you for your kindness, wonderful remembrances of Derrick Bell and expressions of sympathy.