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Celebrate Pro Bono

2018 National Pro Bono Celebration Events Guide

If you are planning on participating in the 2018 National Celebration of Pro Bono - scheduled for October 21-27 -- this is the place to start! During the past several Celebrations, hundreds of sponsors coordinated over 5000 events in 49 states, a number of territories and Canada. You may view events from 2009-2017 here. Visit the Resources section of this website for additional helpful materials.


This Guide provides you with many examples, categorized in an easy to navigate way, to help you consider strategies you might implement during your 2017 Celebration. Follow the links to learn more about these events. Most importantly, you will find the names and email contact information of individuals who will be more than happy to share with you their successful planning strategies.


As you review the events listed you will find an important common denominator. Almost all of the events were coordinated and sponsored by multiple entities. The opportunity to work collaboratively in your community to celebrate the important pro bono contributions of lawyers and to serve those in need in your community is one of the many benefits of the National Celebration of Pro Bono.


Start your planning today! For additional planning assistance, contact ABA Center for Pro Bono staff.

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