Understanding SBV and Pro bono: Links and Other Resources

Understanding SBV
This is a short E-learning course  developed by Points of Light to give a good overview of what is skills-based and pro bono volunteering  and its benefits for the nonprofit organizations, as well as for the volunteers and corporate partners.

Effective Capacity Building In Nonprofit Organizations (Venture Philanthropy Partners)
Identifies key areas of focus for an organization attempting to expand its capacity as well as an organizational capacity assessment tool.

Becoming Who You Are: A Lifecycles Approach to Nonprofit Capacity (Donors Forum of Wisconsin)
This presentation provides an outline of the nonprofit capacity lifecycle.

Skilled-Volunteering 101 Handbook (Common Impact)
Tools for assessing readiness for skills-based volunteering initiatives and measuring impact.

Readiness Assessment Tool  (CNCS/Hands on Network)
This Toolkit is designed for nonprofit organizations who are considering using pro bono and highly skilled volunteers.

The Eight Models of Pro Bono Service (The Taproot Foundation)
In this paper are eight best practice examples of the ways in which companies organize their pro bono programs.