Not too long ago, LBG Associates and LBG Research Institute studied the challenges of pro bono from the nonprofit point of view. Since then, we’ve been wondering what companies have been doing with their pro bono programs that might help nonprofits overcome some of the challenges identified in that study. We also wondered what innovative or unique practices companies have come up with.
Part III: SAP Social Sabbatical Partners to Shape Cape Town’s Future
This is part three in a series highlighting the SAP Social Sabbatical for global engagement in Cape Town, South Africa, which focused on bridging the digital divide in the city’s most underserved communities. Stay tuned for part IV, out next week. Read part one and two here.
Annual pro bono volunteer program has delivered 68,000 service hours to 104 nonprofits since 2009
NEW YORK / LONDON, March 22, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced the launch of the ninth annual Strategy Challenge, the Firm’s signature skills-based pro bono volunteer program. Over the course of the next ten weeks, teams of Morgan Stanley employees in New York and London will work with leadership teams at 14 nonprofit organizations to provide strategic recommendations to address their mission-critical challenges.
Charles Schwab and Marriott International launch new models
New York, October 27, 2015 - Common Impact, a nonprofit that pioneered corporate skills-based volunteering as a resource for strengthening local communities, showcased two new models of corporate pro bono service during Pro Bono Week (#PBW15, October 26th –30th).
SAP, PYXERA Global, and The Non-Profit Incubator to present at 2015 B4B Summit in China
SHANGHAI, China, July 13, 2015 /3BL Media/ - SAP and PYXERA Global are changing the nature of cross sector partnerships in China. At the Business4Better China Summit on July 16 in Shanghai, PYXERA Global, SAP, and the Non-Profit Incubator will present insights into corporate-nonprofit partnerships and the ins and outs of cross-sector collaboration.
Firm has delivered over 56,000 volunteer hours to 90 nonprofits since launch of program in 2009
New York, June 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced the completion of the seventh annual U.S. Strategy Challenge, a ten-week program in which top-performing Morgan Stanley employees provide pro-bono strategic advice to nonprofit organizations on mission critical challenges.
The Conference Board’s 21st Annual Leadership Development Conference in Chicago
CHICAGO, June 1, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Amanda MacArthur, VP , Global Pro Bono and Engagement at PYXERA Global will speak at The Conference Board’s 21st Annual Leadership Development Conference. Building on the New York event Ms. MacArthur will continue the conversation in leadership development on pro bono as a panelist on, Global Leadership: Innovation in Executive Development at Pfizer, on June 4th in Chicago.
Joint effort has helped dozens of nonprofits like Teach For America, KIPP, Health Leads and Year Up achieve scale and greater impact
BOSTON, November, 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Deloitte announced today the renewal of its collaboration with New Profit, a pioneering venture philanthropy fund that is working to break down barriers to opportunity in underserved communities by transforming America's education, early childhood development, workforce development, and public health systems.
The need to communicate a clear and consistent story that both solidifies and advances a vision of an organization or company is not only crucial to success, it is also easier said than done in today’s nonstop news cycle. It’s even harder to do when the story they are trying to tell involves the Ebola virus, currently the largest, most deadly outbreak in history.