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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DataKind Hosts NYC Event for Pro Bono Week
September 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ - On October 22, DataKind will be hosting a Meetup on data science in the nonprofit sector. Details to come at On October 23, DataKind will participate in Pro Bono Day at the Centre for Social Innovation in Chelsea.  Throughout the week, our...
Sep 17, 2013 10:45 AM ET
Ashoka to Celebrate the Power of Pro Bono
September 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Ashoka, the world’s leading association of social entrepreneurs seeking to build an Everyone a Changemaker™ world, announces its participation in global Pro Bono Week from October 20-26, 2013.  For more than 30 years, Ashoka has bridged the business and social sectors by creating high-quality pro bono engagements that provide specialized business expertise to...
Sep 16, 2013 11:45 AM ET
Taproot Foundation Announces Local Pro Bono Week Events
September 10, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Across the country, local Taproot Foundation offices demonstrate the diversity of pro bono opportunities as they prepare for Pro Bono Week.  Celebrated from October 20th-26th, Pro Bono Week serves the dual purpose of celebrating the pro bono ethic across all professions that use their talents to make a difference and encouraging more...
Sep 10, 2013 10:15 AM ET
First Annual Pro Bono Hall of Fame Inductees to be Announced During Pro Bono Week
August 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ - This October, as part of Pro Bono Week 2013, Taproot Foundation will induct four individuals into the first annual Pro Bono Hall of Fame.  These individuals are pro bono trail blazers in the HR, IT and design fields, as well as one pro bono field-builder. Inductees will be officially...
Aug 27, 2013 10:15 AM ET
Mind the Gap: Addressing Inequalities Through Pro Bono
There are many gaps between the haves and the have-nots in American society: the Achievement Gap between poor and wealthy students, the Wage Gap between men and women in the workplace, and the Justice Gap – just to name a few.  Although not as frequently publicized, the Justice Gap refers to the growing number of low-income individuals who are too poor to afford legal services but not poor...
Aug 20, 2013 12:30 PM ET