Pro Bono Week 2013

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Pro Bono Week 2013

Pro Bono Week is a global celebration of the pro bono ethic across all professions that use their talents to make a difference. Every year, thousands of people volunteer their professional expertise in marketing, legal services, HR, strategy and IT to support nonprofits. Inspired by the American Bar Association, Taproot Foundation works with partners around the globe to focus attention on the pro bono movement each year during the third week of October.

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Stone Soup Films for Pro Bono Week 2013
In honor of Pro bono Week 2013 everyone at Stone Soup Films rallied and in short order did what we do best: harness the power of our awesome skilled volunteers to produce and donate a film to a worthy organization.  In this case, though, we made a pro bono film about Pro bono Week highlighting the range of pro bono services that benefit local nonprofits. How meta is that. Here's how it...
Oct 31, 2013 3:30 PM ET
Nerdery Overnight Website Challenge becoming national day (and night and morning-after) of pro bono community service benefiting nonprofits
Minneapolis, October 31, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Nerdery Overnight Website Challenge will occur simultaneously in the three cities – Chicago, Kansas City and Minneapolis – in March 2014, to perform pro bono service for nonprofit organizations in those communities. The Nerdery has committed to doing its 24-hour hackathon in communities where its Nerds (Nerdery staff) live and work. Since 2008,...
Oct 31, 2013 11:30 AM ET
Pro Bono Day NYC Top Five
We had a great time on Wednesday celebrating Pro Bono Day NYC, hosted at the Social Centre for Innovation as part of Pro Bono Week 2013. Taproot...
Oct 29, 2013 11:30 AM ET
Taproot and Quarterback Announce new Collaboration
CHICAGO, IL - Quarterback announces a new collaboration with Taproot Foundation that will empower the future leaders of the global economy to provide pro bono support to leading nonprofits across the country. In celebration with global Pro Bono Week 2013, the two organizations have formalized a partnership that creates a pathway for the alumni of Quarterback’s innovative MBA-focused...
Oct 28, 2013 12:30 PM ET
Leading the Movement with Pro Bono Week 2013
Pro Bono Week 2013 turned out to be a bit of a surprise for everyone at Taproot. Sure, we’re all over it.   It’s who we are, it’s what we live and breathe, highlighting the impact of the work that we do here and inspiring others to follow suit. But like most organizations that have been leading a movement throughout their existence, we predicted that we’d need to work hard to...
Oct 25, 2013 2:45 PM ET