Make a Difference

How To Recruit And Motivate A Team Of Volunteers

Volunteers are often the lifeblood of charitable projects and provide the much-needed man hours and drive to get your ideas off the ground. Whether you are raising money or organising an event, if your intentions are charitable, it’s highly likely that you will rely on a team of volunteers to make your idea happen. It’s important to understand that charitable organisations are now competing for the best volunteers, and you will have to make it a positive experience in order...

4 Pro-Bono

4 Pro Bono Opportunities

There are numerous pro bono opportunities available for volunteer counsel. A brief case description and copies of the CMECF docket are available for review on the Court’s website found at www.flsd.uscourts.gov under Volunteer Opportunities located on the right side of the webpage. If you are interested in volunteering, contact information for each case is listed.FIRST PRO BONO OPPORTUNITY Pronmon et al v. Styles et al (12-80674-CIV-MARRA) Pro se Plaintiff, the owner of an international company that purchases, restores and sells classic automobiles,...

Here is how you can make a difference in your community as a lawyer

  If you want to make a difference in your community, then the best action for lawyers to take is doing community service or pro bono legal work. Lawyers to the Rescue caters to exactly the action of lawyers coming to the rescue and engaging in pro bono legal services as well as doing community service. The website is www.lawyerstotherescue.org In this day and age, it is of utmost importance for all of us to do what we can to make our community...

A Life Changing Experience

I remember my first flight like it was yesterday. The bright yellow rays of the sun blinding my eyes, the fight against gravity raising my tiny body above my seat. I had not a clue that I was being taken away from my paradigm of reality, shifted into a new world. The Third World. The landing was rough. Rocks flew directly onto the airplane windows like hail and orange dirt left an imprint on my site. Nicaragua did not have much...