Strategic Partnerships

New Profit and Deloitte are committed to a multi-million dollar collaboration that provides pro bono strategic support from Deloitte’s consultants, who work with New Profit staff to support leadership teams at the high-impact nonprofits currently in New Profit’s portfolio. These teams help nonprofits pursue impact at scale by focusing on leadership and board development, monitoring and evaluation, financial sustainability, impact modeling and growth strategy.

To learn more about New Profit’s collaboration with Deloitte check out the following links:

  • Read the public announcement about our work with Deloitte
  • Read Vanessa Kirsch’s “The Power of Collaboration” piece and our Board Member Jeff Walker’s “Ensembles, Not Soloists” piece on LinkedIn
  • Read “3 Steps to Collaboration that Tackle Society’s Toughest Challenges” by Deloitte’s Dana O’Donovan and Anna Muoio in the Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • View Forbes’ video interview “Collaboration Seeks to Increase Impact” with Vanessa Kirsch and Deloitte’s Dana O’Donovan

“One part of the recipe for scaling social innovations is getting nonprofits and social entrepreneurs access to the same powerful resources and expertise that Fortune 500 companies have.”

– Vanessa Kirsch

Goodwin Proctor

Goodwin Procter is one of the nation’s leading law firms, with a team of 900 attorneys serving clients through offices in Boston, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Washington, DC.

Since 2003, Goodwin Procter has served as New Profit’s pro-bono legal counsel.In 2009, Goodwin Procter extended its support of New Profit, making available talented individuals to assist our community of organizations with strategic projects through the “Make a Difference” fellowship program. Goodwin Procter also has provided pro-bono counsel to New Profit portfolio organizations to help them navigate opportunities presented by new federal legislation, including the Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act.



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