We at A Billion + Change declare today, Wednesday, August 29 “Pro Bono Labor Day”. Can you spend 15-30 minutes of your day focused on your organization’s pro bono program and your role in pushing A Billion + Change toward our 500 pledge company goal?
We have 10 ways for you to celebrate Pro Bono Labor Day!
Last week, the campaign took to Pittsburgh, PA where I was privileged enough to keynote at a morning meeting of the city’s Corporate Volunteer Council to introduce A Billion + Change and discuss starting a skills-based volunteer program from the ground up. Without providing a distinct template for the design of sustainable program, as each company has different capacity for such a venture, here are what I hope were the major takeaways from the discussion:
Post By: Jennifer LawsonFebruary 26,2012 AT 5:57 PM
As I headed toward the Potomac this weekend for a walk with my dog in one of the great parks that preserve old civil war forts in my hometown of Arlington, I heard the end of an interview with Archbishop Desmond Tutu on the radio. I was so taken with his charming voice, insatiable enthusiasm and deep wisdom, that I would encourage you to give it a listen.