Founded by Hadley Arkes in 2013, the James Wilson Institute (JWI) is devoted to the study, spread, and further understanding of natural rights. JWI’s mission is to restore to a new generation of lawyers and citizens the understanding of the American Founders about the first principles of our law and the moral grounds of their own rights. Your tax-deductible gift will go towards supporting programs, such as the biannual conferences which bring together federal judges who want to get a firmer hold on the natural law, an annual Fellowship program for accomplished young lawyers, regional meetings around the country for lawyers interested in learning about natural law, and free lectures hosted in Washington, DC. JWI is a 501(c)(3) organization. Our EIN # is: 41-1970028. Your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Thank you for your support. We invite you to watch a brief video below featuring our 2017 JW Fellows as confirmation of our work.