Pro Bono Week

Pro Bono Week

Pro Bono Week is a global campaign that celebrates and activates pro bono service across all professions that use their talents to make a difference. Inspired by the American Bar Association's National Celebration of Pro Bono, Taproot works with partners around the globe to focus attention on the pro bono movement each year in October.

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McKinsey Study Demonstrates Nonprofit Leaders Need Access to Pro Bono
A McKinsey study of 196 C-suite nonprofit leaders released this month explored today's state of leadership in the social sector to uncover what leaders need to succeed.  The study found that two primary barriers preventing nonprofit leaders from securing the resources they need include: ·         A lack of understanding on how to find the right resources; and...
Oct 15, 2013 11:45 AM ET
Taproot Foundation DC Launches First Annual Pro Bono Week
October 14, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Pro Bono Week is a global celebration of the people who 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 in the third week of October. ...
Oct 14, 2013 11:30 AM ET
Building Nonprofit Boards that Transform Lives
At Taproot Foundation, we know connecting talented professionals with opportunities for pro bono and board service can dramatically change the game for nonprofits working to improve society. Nearly two million nonprofit board seats need to be filled annually. The good news is that professionals want to join these boards. A recent research project Taproot led, in conjunction with...
Oct 11, 2013 2:45 PM ET
Pro Bono: Your Company's New HR Strategy
We set out to answer the question, “How can pro bono become a core part of your company's HR strategy?”  To get to the bottom of this, we partnered with Brian Grill, Executive Director of Merck's Office of Corporate Philanthropy and Executive Vice President of the Merck Foundation, to lead a webinar on the topic with ACCP. Miss the conversation?  Don't worry; we've got you covered.  To...
Oct 10, 2013 10:45 AM ET
BVU Leads Northeast Ohio In Pro Bono Week
Cleveland, Ohio, October 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ -- BVU: The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, an organization that links business volunteers with nonprofit organizations, is participating in Pro Bono Week (October 20th – 26th).  BVU will build awareness and lead Northeast Ohio’s pro bono initiative. Taproot Foundation is convening intermediaries like BVU to take part in Pro...
Oct 9, 2013 4:45 PM ET

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