Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: Building an In-House Pro Bono Program

Our Summer Best Practice Network Webinar Series continues on June 28th with an installment on pro bono programs with Taproot Foundation. Taproot Foundation is thrilled to announce the launch of a brand new tool designed for anyone interested in building (or scaling!) a pro bono program at their company: BUILD: A Blueprint for Pro Bono Program Development leads you through the key questions you should be asking when you develop a new program and provides tools and resources to help you find the answers you need.

Want to Build an In-House Pro Bono Program? Ask these 5 Key Questions Before You Begin with Lindsay Firestone and Diana Fischer.

The webinar will be presented by Lindsay Firestone and Diana Fischer of Taproot Foundation. Lindsay Firestone has built her career with a focus on cross-sector nonprofit capacity building. As the Senior Consultant in the Taproot Foundation’s Advisory Services Practice, Lindsay works with companies to help them develop and scale their own in-house pro bono programs connecting the professional skills of their employees with the needs of nonprofits and other community partners. Since founding Taproot’s consulting practice in 2008, Lindsay has worked with over a dozen Fortune 500 companies across industries to develop customized, impact-oriented pro bono programs that are strategically aligned with their business and philanthropy goals.

Diana Fischer is a consultant with the Taproot Foundation’s Advisory Service Practice and has been with Taproot since 2009. Through direct consulting and the development of sector-wide resources and tools she engages a growing number of key companies and institutions in the pro bono service movement. Diana specializes in program design and evaluation, and has been the lead architect behind several of Taproot’s recent thought leadership tools and trainings.

Sign up for “Want to Build an In-House Pro Bono Program?”

Tuesday, June 28, 2011
10 am PT/1pm ET
Register: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/176886025

(Be sure to register and also follow the webinar conversation on Twitter @VM_Solutions @taprootfound with #BUILDProBono.)

2 thoughts on “Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: Building an In-House Pro Bono Program”

  • 1
    Annalee Shelton on June 20, 2011

    What a GREAT resource! I’d love to attend but I can’t make it at this time. Will this webinar be recorded? Thanks!

  • 2
    Megan Kelly on June 22, 2011

    Sorry you’ll be missing the webinar, Annalee. We will send the presentation out after, and you can view a recording on our YouTube Channel. http://www.youtube.com/user/VolunteerMatch
    Also, Follow any twitter comments from the webinar with #BUILDProBono @VM_Solutions and @taprootfound.

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