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ProbonoWay: Business Solutions for Philantropy

Rabat, Morocco
Organization type: 
nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector
Project Stage:
$10,000 - $50,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

Concise Summary: Help us pitch this solution! Provide an explanation within 3-4 short sentences.

ProbonoWay is a social enterprise that aims to empower social change organizations by bringing business expertise at low or no cost to nonprofits, cooperatives and early stage social enterprises.

WHAT IF - Inspiration: Write one sentence that describes a way that your project dares to ask, "WHAT IF?"

we engage the millions of professionals and companies to empower philantropy through probono work?
About Project

Problem: What problem is this project trying to address?

Over 50 000 of nonprofits and cooperatives in Morocco are struggling to achieve their missions because they lack access to marketing, technology, finance, or strategic planning resources they need to succeed. On the other hand, there are millions of professionals in transition periods looking for consulting opportunities such as graduate students looking for jobs, women who left their jobs to take care of their families, or semi-retired people.

Solution: What is the proposed solution? Please be specific!

ProbonoWay aims to build the probono movement in Morocco by matching millions of professionals in transition periods and companies interested in probono work with social change organizations that need their skills. ProbonoWay will have three main activities: 1/ Consulting and Business services to nonprofits, which comprises: -Evaluation of their needs -Recruitment of skilled volunteers -Facilitation of work between volunteers and nonprofits 2/ Consulting services to companies to help them build their probono programs 3/ Consulting services to government via the publication of studies about the social and solidarity economy