In a world where time is money, it's easy to get caught up in the daily grind of making a living.
On the other hand, we, as human beings, are all wired to do good and make a positive impact in the world. But let's face it, not all of us have the financial resources to donate to charity or the time to volunteer on the ground.
But what if we told you that you could donate your skills and time to a good cause without sacrificing your career or your wallet? Because let’s not forget that we have more than just our money to give. We have our time (or some of it), our skills, and our efforts.
Enter pro bono consulting, or as we like to call it, “accelerating change with your superpowers.” A unique opportunity to use your professional skills to make a real difference in the lives of others. Pro bono consulting is all about providing free or reduced-cost consulting services to non-profit organizations (NGOs) that need help with a particular project or issue.
It's a win-win situation: professionals get to use their skills to make a positive impact in the world, while non-profits get access to the expertise they may not have been able to afford otherwise.
One of the perks of pro bono consulting is the ability for you to make a meaningful impact. Imagine being a part of a project where you get to support an agriculture-focused NGO led by a small farmer in Maharashtra who wants to provide agricultural info and solutions to farmers in the locality. But their team didn’t have the right expertise to roll out their services.
Enter superhumans like you, skilled with making marketing strategies on the go. The result? Our team of pro bono consultants worked with them to create a go-to-market strategy to reach their target audience and communicate their value proposition. Not only that, but we also helped them improve their product and helped them understand what their users want.
But what if you are a serial techie and not a marketing wizard?
Well, you could always volunteer with a non-profit to provide them with technology solutions, helping them build a no-code website and maybe develop an app to better serve their target audience.
Or, just like one of our consultants, if you also happen to have a knack for product management apart from development, you could help an NGO working on the holistic well-being of children improve their website user journey.
That’s another big plus of pro bono consulting; it’s not just about giving back. You get the opportunity to improve your personal growth, to learn and grow. As a pro bono consultant, you will have the chance to work on projects outside of your typical job scope. This can lead to new skills and experiences that can enhance your professional development.
By volunteering your time and expertise, you have the opportunity to gain new experiences, develop new skills, and expand your network. Plus, it feels great to know that you're making a difference in the world.
But where do you start? How do you find these organizations and projects? This is where our platform, WeDoGood, comes in.
We match professionals like you with NGOs based on their needs and your skills. This means you can find projects that align with your interests and availability and make a positive impact on society.
We also help you overcome the cultural differences you might face while working in the development sector. We take regular sessions and stick with you throughout the project life-cycle (2-3 months) to ensure a smooth experience for you.
All you have to do is fill up a form to show your interest and schedule a call with our team. And once we find a project that matches your profile, you can start contributing in a rewarding way.
By using your skills and expertise, you can help organizations achieve their social mission and with our platform, WeDoGood. Finding pro bono consulting projects has never been easier.