Aaron Hurst

Taproot Foundation Announces $200 Million in Pro Bono Services Provided to the Social Sector

In the last 18 years, Taproot has transformed the way nonprofits access critical pro bono resources
Press Release

NEW YORK, December 5, 2019 /3BL Media/ - Taproot Foundation announces today a significant milestone for the organization—surpassing $200 million worth of pro bono services provided to the social sector through its programs. These services are available to nonprofits and social good organizations around the world, free of charge.

Employee Fulfillment Trumps Engagement

Imperative releases 2019 Workforce Purpose Index

Never confuse motion with action. Good advice from Benjamin Franklin. Never confuse motion with meaningful action. Even better advice from Aaron Hurst et al., in the third Workforce Purpose Index, released May 16.

Pro Bono Day NYC Top Five

Guest Post by Miriam Young, NPower Community Corps

We had a great time on Wednesday celebrating Pro Bono Day NYC, hosted at the Social Centre for Innovation as part of Pro Bono Week 2013Taproot Foundation and desigNYC organized the event with sponsorship from Citi Foundation

Taproot Foundation announces Pro Bono Hall of Fame Inductee Paula Scher

Taproot Foundation honors iconic designer Paula Scher for trail blazing the pro bono ethic
Press Release

October 23, 2013 /3BL Media/ -Taproot Foundation continues the Pro Bono Week 2013 campaign with the second Pro Bono Hall of Fame Announcement: Paula Scher.

Paula Scher, iconic graphic designer, professor, lecturer and author, has been inducted into the Pro Bono Hall of Fame for her contributions in the field of design. Paula is one of the world’s top 10 designers, and provides at least 25% of her work each year pro bono. Taproot founder, Aaron Hurst, recently contacted Paula to discuss how she uses pro bono as her lab and how her pro bono projects impact her commercial work.

Meet the 2013 VolunteerMatch Client Summit Speakers: Aaron Hurst


On May 16-17, 2013 VolunteerMatch will gather its corporate clients for a day and a half of learning, sharing and networking.

Business, CSR And Nonprofit Leaders: What They're Reading This Summer - Part II


Part I featured books with pirates, philosophers, and innovative solutions for a better world. Here are more summer reading ideas from leaders in nonprofits, social impact investing, business, and corporate social responsibility.

Corporate Philanthropy Summit: "Citizen Philanthropy" Wins Big With DonorsChoose.org


How do you turn $790,000 into $2,014,000 via citizen philanthropy in order to benefit students in need? Charles Best, the innovative Founder and CEO of DonorsChoose.org found a way. First, DonorsChoose qualified as the winner of Amazon.com's 2005 Nonprofit Innovation Award by generating $790,000 in online contributions via Amazon.com.

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