Pro bono in one word? Love.

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Pro bono in one word? Love.

Double Comfort Foods opened its doors in 2014 with the inspiring (and tasty!) mission to raise money for local food banks through the sale of delicious Southern food. So far, Mary’s organization has funded nearly 100,000 meals for those in need. Now with the support of Taproot pro bono, that number is rapidly rising.

Everyone’s a winner when the food is this...

NEW TOOL: The Pro Bono Sweet Spot

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NEW TOOL: The Pro Bono Sweet Spot

Corporate pro bono service is on the rise. Pro bono is the fastest-growing type of volunteer program globally. As of 2016, more than half of all companies engaged their employees in pro bono service programs (CECP, Giving in Numbers).

Here at Taproot, we are excited to see such rapid adoption amongst some of the largest and most influential companies in the world....

Profile of a Pro Bono Super User, Part 4: The Volunteer Connection

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Profile of a Pro Bono Super User, Part 4: The Volunteer Connection

Conversations with Child Steps International’s Founder and President, Tenneh Johnson Kemah

 

 

 

 

 

Tenneh Johnson Kemah is originally from Liberia. She left the country after the civil war broke out, when she was just a teenager. She promised herself that she would return, that she would be a part of healing her country – but she didn’t know how. In 2012, she founded Child Steps International to ensure that...

INVESTING IN NONPROFIT LEADERSHIP

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Change is all around us--from climate to communities--creating a world of increasing uncertainty and turbulence. Nonprofit organizations are particularly vulnerable to these changing conditions, yet their work is needed more than ever. How can philanthropy help nonprofits build the strength they will need in these changing times?

We recently shared our thoughts on how philanthropy can invest in nonprofit leadership on The Center for Effective Philanthropy's blog.

One of the insights we shared is...

A Resource on What Nonprofits Need

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Taproot recently shared a valuable insight - infrastructure is sexy. Quite a claim, no? But it's true.

Having a solid infrastructure is what helps nonprofits achieve their missions. In reality though, the Nonprofit Finance Fund has found some distressing news.

Over half of nonprofits—the organizations charged with solving society’s greatest challenges—report that they don’t have the resources they need to meet their clients’ needs. (Nonprofit Finance Fund)

Taproot's aim is to change that. Find out how the field...

BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: TAKE SOCIAL IMPACT FURTHER

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BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: TAKE SOCIAL IMPACT FURTHER

Find the full Business Value of Pro Bono resource here

Pro bono service is a powerful way to drive social change. Yet, many corporate employees looking to bring pro bono service to their company struggle to get buy-in from leadership and other key stakeholders. Although these stakeholders may understand the social value of pro bono, they don't always see the business value. 

That's why Taproot developed the Business Value of...

BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: BUILD YOUR BRAND

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BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: BUILD YOUR BRAND

Find the full Business Value of Pro Bono resource here

Pro bono service is a powerful way to drive social change. Yet, many corporate employees looking to bring pro bono service to their company struggle to get buy-in from leadership and other key stakeholders. Although these stakeholders may understand the social value of pro bono, they don't always see the business value. 

That's why Taproot developed the Business...

BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: INNOVATE AND ADAPT

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BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: INNOVATE AND ADAPT

Find the full Business Value of Pro Bono resource here

Pro bono service is a powerful way to drive social change. Yet, many corporate employees looking to bring pro bono service to their company struggle to get buy-in from leadership and other key stakeholders. Although these stakeholders may understand the social value of pro bono, they don't always see the business value. 

That's why Taproot developed the Business Value of...

BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: FOSTER A STRONG CULTURE

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BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: FOSTER A STRONG CULTURE

 

Find the full Business Value of Pro Bono resource here

Pro bono service is a powerful way to drive social change. Yet, many corporate employees looking to bring pro bono service to their company struggle to get buy-in from leadership and other key stakeholders. Although these stakeholders may understand the social value of pro bono, they don't always see the business value. 

That's why Taproot developed the Business Value of...

BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: CULTIVATE YOUR WORKFORCE

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BUSINESS VALUE OF PRO BONO: CULTIVATE YOUR WORKFORCE

Find the full Business Value of Pro Bono resource here.

Pro bono service is a powerful way to drive social change. Yet, many corporate employees looking to bring pro bono service to their company struggle to get buy-in from leadership and other key stakeholders. Although these stakeholders may understand the social value of pro bono, they don't always see the business value. 

That's why Taproot developed the Business Value of...

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