Laurels makes it fun for professionals to support local nonprofits with pro bono work online — beyond just the legal profession.
Starting with marketing and communications professionals, we’re aiming to unlock civic participation at scale. .
Our software intelligently translates high-impact projects into discrete sets of challenges that professionals can complete in short group sessions. Beyond the satisfaction of giving back, our volunteers get to participate in a vibrant community that recognizes their unique skills and contributions.
Nonprofits use Laurels to receive free, expert help for a variety of important projects, from web design to copywriting and more. Unlike other volunteering platforms, Laurels is 100% online, social-first, and designed from the ground up for today’s digital native..
In the US, 80 million people volunteer over 7 billion hours each year in person to civic causes, but online civic engagement is still limited to hashtags and small donations. We believe that the internet should make it easier to help the causes that we care about, not just talk about them.
Today’s nonprofits need support, and creative professionals have valuable skills to volunteer. But without a natural connection, they’ll never meet. So, we built Laurels to be that bridge. And it’s 100% free to use.
Learn more about Laurels, our community, and our mission.
Learn how to set up a pro bono program.
Learn how your nonprofit can benefit from being on Laurels.
Learn how to make a big impact in your spare time.
Answers to common questions about the platform and why we're here.
Some of our better thinking about impact, volunteering, and how to be helpful.
The motivated and hopeful entrepreneurs behind Laurels.