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.

Content from this campaign

Collaboration Between Endeavor and EY Yields Lessons on How Volunteering Drives Social Impact
This is one of a series of articles inspired by the Commit!Forum panel, The Philanthropic Evolution: Shift From Management to Partnership, which took place October 9, 2014 in New York City. After almost 20 years as a successful leader in marketing and...
Oct 21, 2014 5:00 PM ET
We Got the Billion +, Now It’s Time to Count the Change
Jenny Lawson, Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Points of Light When Points of Light and its partners in the nonprofit world gathered for the launch of A Billion + Change in 2011, there were inspiring speeches and stories of a few corporate programs already doing great pro bono work. For me, there was a slightly frightening admonition by a U.S. Senator not to fail in our...
Oct 21, 2014 4:00 PM ET
A Nonprofit on the Edge of CreateAthon: Anticipating the Power of Pro Bono
This was the post-meeting take from Natalie Allen, founder of the Arts Empowerment Project in Charlotte, NC, as she emerged from her...
Oct 21, 2014 1:30 PM ET
Majority of Companies Increased Community Investments, Focused Giving Programs Since End of Global Recession
NEW YORK, October 21, 2014 /3BL Media/— From 2010 to 2013, giving increased for 64% of companies, and it grew by more than 10% for 52% of companies. Companies that increased giving since 2010 improved business performance; companies that increased giving by more than 10% since 2010 also increased median revenues by 11% from 2010 to...
Oct 21, 2014 10:00 AM ET
Pro Bono Week: A Time for Skills to Shine
What’s so special about pro bono? According to Taproot, the leading national advocate for pro bono service, pro bono has been a quiet partner in many of the key social movements in our nation’s last 75 years. Taproot...
Oct 20, 2014 4:50 PM ET

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