Highlights from Bridging the Technology Divide at Taproot Foundation's U.S. Pro Bono Summit

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Highlights from Bridging the Technology Divide at Taproot Foundation's U.S. Pro Bono Summit

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Photo by Larry Beckhardt

Photo by Larry Beckhardt

Photo by Larry Beckhardt

Photo by Larry Beckhardt

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:35am

CAMPAIGN: Connect and Respond: Taproot's Technology Initiative

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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.

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 crosssector technology convening at Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s Chelsea office. The day was comprised of a group of leaders in technology and service coming together to explore and collectively shape how we can solve social sector needs with technology expertise. 

Download the 2017 U.S. Pro Bono Summit Upshot now for key takeaways, including:

  • How pro bono experts can be information curators
  • How the word technology is "tripping" us up
  • Release of Transforming Technology Pro Bono framework
  • And more!

About the Taproot FoundationTaproot Foundation, a national nonprofit, connects nonprofits and social change organizations with skilled volunteers who provide their expertise pro bono. Taproot is creating a world where organizations dedicated to social change have full access—through pro bono service—to the marketing, strategy, HR, and IT resources they need to be most effective. Since 2001, Taproot’s skilled volunteers have served 4,600 social change organizations providing 1.5 million hours of work worth over $160 million in value. Taproot is located in New York, San Francisco, Chicago, and Los Angeles and is leading a network of global pro bono providers in over 23 countries around the world. www.taprootfoundation.org