Connect and Respond: Taproot's Technology Initiative

Connect and Respond: Taproot's Technology Initiative

For over 15 years, Taproot Foundation has helped to define, build, and advance the field of pro bono service around the globe. We've witnessed the transformative effect that pro bono service has on nonprofit organizations. And we know that human capital and professional expertise is an invaluable resource in addressing our society's most pressing challenges. In 2017, we are piloting Taproot Campaigns. A Campaign is a statement of our commitment to deepening the impact of pro bono service. Taproot's CONNECT AND RESPOND initiative empowers nonprofits to more strategically understand, adopt, and use technology and tech talent to solve critical social issues through pro bono programming while simultaneously supporting tech professionals to better leverage their skills for good.

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Highlights from Bridging the Technology Divide at Taproot Foundation's U.S. Pro Bono Summit
The Taproot Foundation's U.S. Pro Bono Summit is an annual gathering of leaders from across sectors and industries with a shared vision to make the talents and skills of the business community accessible to social change organizations....
Jun 22, 2017 11:35 AM ET
Bridging the Technology Divide: Key Takeaways from Taproot's First-Ever Technology Convening
How can pro bono service help nonprofits access technology solutions that transform their organizations and solve our communities’ challenges? That’s what Taproot sought to discover at Bridging the Technology Divide, our first-ever technology convening at the U.S. Pro Bono Summit. The day was comprised of a cross-...
May 11, 2017 2:15 PM ET
Transforming Technology Pro Bono: New Tool for Nonprofits Released by Taproot Foundation and VMware Foundation
OAKLAND, Calif., May 10, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The median technology budget of nonprofits is less than 2% of each organization’s total operating budget, and most nonprofits are not confident that they have enough skilled staff or training to effectively use technology, according to NTEN’s...
May 10, 2017 3:10 PM ET


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