Corporate Volunteering through pro bono at universities

Last week our partners of Work for Social (Spain) presented our project at Punto de Voluntariado, organised by Voluntare (a platform that promotes corporate volunteering at Spain and LATAM). More than 80 enterprises could learn how our pro bono programs for students can also bring value to their organisations. Therefore, by participating in these programs,…

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Porto travel journal

Last week our members of Porto University hosted all members of the BEESE Pro Bono Project to work on the next steps of the activities. It was the second physical meeting of the group (after the kick-off meeting in Madrid in October 2018) and it aimed to exchange the work done by the members and…

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Launch of our Research on students motivations to do pro bono

With the aim of implementing successful pro bono programmes in European HE Institutions, in the framework of the BEESE Pro Bono Project, we are currently conducting a deep research on students motivations to do pro bono work. Coordinated by the Autonoma University of Madrid (UAM, faculty of psychology, department of social psychology) and executed by the…

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Visit to Globono Budapest

This week our partners from Hungary Önkéntes Központ Alapítvány (ÖKA) participated at the request of Globono Budapest in a round table conversation, where they could speak with university students about the benefit and importance of pro bono volunteering and the work of our BEESE Project. Thank you for the invitation, the meaningful conversation and the students’ interest in the subject! We’ll…

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Why civil associations should find more Pro Bono support?

It is a reality that most civil society organizations require a lot of support to be able to face great social challenges, one of their principal needs its adequate the human talent to achieve their personal goals. Mexico City, January – At the beginning of this year Google.org announced its Pro Bono program with which…

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BEESE Pro Bono Project kick-off meeting in Madrid

On October 1st and 2nd, representatives from 9 organisations from 5 different European countries (Bulgaria, France, Hungary, Portugal and Spain) met in Madrid, Spain, to kick-off the project “Boosting Employability and Empowering Social Engagement through Pro Bono”. 4 pro bono service providers, 4 universities and 1 student organization, with large experience in designing and offering…

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