Available Volunteer Opportunities

The volunteer opportunities that are currently available are listed below. We make every effort to update this information daily but there may be a delay.

Please email volunteer@pbpatl.org if you would like to volunteer for a matter, if you would like to receive our monthly email with available volunteer opportunities, or if you have questions. If you are a first time volunteer, please include your contact information (including address and phone number), the name of your law firm or legal department, practice area, state(s) in which you are licensed to practice law, and year(s) of admittance in your email.

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Summary of Opportunities

CONTRACTS

BUCKHEAD CHRISTIAN MINISTRY

Mission: To end hunger and homelessness in metro Atlanta.

Matter #1: Assistance reviewing Budget for Life Program client liability release, agreement and other forms.

 

HIRE HEROES USA

Mission: To empower U.S. military members, veterans and spouses to succeed in the civilian workforce.

Matter #1: Review existing grant agreements to assess client's reporting requirements.

 

LATINO COMMUNITY FUND

Mission: To support and expand Georgia-based Latino-focused nonprofits with grants and through advocacy and research, technical assistance, capacity building.

Matter #1: Advice regarding scholarship and financial aid program structure and payments. PBPA has materials.

 

THE RINGER CENTER OF EXCELLENCE, INC.

Mission: To educate, empower and equip individuals with the tools necessary to obtain a sustainable lifestyle through job readiness training.

Matter #1: Assistance reviewing contract to provide services to GA Vocational Rehabilitation Agency.

 

CORPORATE

BE THE VOICE, INC.

Mission: To educate youth on how to minimize bullying by being a vocal bystander.

Matter #1: Advice regarding and assistance drafting policy about volunteers receiving reports of bullying.

 

FOSTER CARE SUPPORT FOUNDATION, INC.

Mission: To strengthen the ability of foster families to meet the needs of their foster children.

Matter #1: Drafting executive compensation policy. PBPA has forms.

 

FRIENDS FOR LIFE FOUNDATION, INC.

Mission: To assist disadvantaged individuals by supporting organizations that enhance education, the family, health, economic empowerment and the arts.

Matter #1: Assistance drafting nondiscrimination policy for provision of services.

 

GEORGIA SHARES

Mission: Georgia Shares is a federation of non-profit organizations with a common mission of social justice for all Georgians.

Matter #1: Advice and assistance with dissolution including notice to participating agencies.

 

HELPING HANDS OF PAULDING COUNTY

Mission: To help Paulding County families with immediate needs by providing food and clothing aid.

Matter #1: Assistance drafting financial policies and procedures. PBPA has forms.

 

ROSWELL WOMAN'S CLUB

Mission: To improve the North Fulton Community by raising funds for donations to local nonprofits and teachers and by giving scholarships to graduating high school seniors and adults re-entering higher learning institutions.

Matter #1: Drafting document retention and destruction policy and procedure. PBPA has form.

 

THE BACKPACK PROJECT

Mission: To ease the burden of homelessness, one backpack at a time.

Matter #1: Incorporating two nonprofit corporations in Georgia. IMMEDIATE NEED

 

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

TOOLBANK USA, INC.

Mission: To serve community-based organizations by providing tools, equipment & expertise to empower their most ambitious goals.

Matter #1: Advice regarding providing benefits to temporary employees located in multiple states.

 

EMPLOYMENT

BTG COMMUNITY OUTREACH, INC.

Mission: To meet people where they are through food distribution and addressing community needs.

Matter #1: Assistance drafting intern handbook and liability release. PBPA has forms.

 

COMMUNITY GUILDS, INC.

Mission: To close the opportunity and achievement gap in public education by providing transformational, hands-on apprenticeships and maker space experiences.

Matter #1: Reviewing standard employment agreement including arbitration provisions and drafting a confidentiality, work-for-hire and noncompete agreement. PBPA has form.

Matter #2: Advice regarding avoiding unemployment claims from hourly employees who do not work consistent hours and revising standard offer letter.

 

FOSTER SIBLINGS REUNITED, INC.

Mission: To reunite siblings currently separated in foster care for camp.

Matter #1: Drafting background check policy and procedure. PBPA has forms.

 

SPECIAL KNEADS AND TREATS, INC.

Mission: To train and provide work opportunities to individuals with disabilities and assist those less fortunate in Gwinnett County.

Matter #1: Drafting standard offer letters. PBPA has form.

 

FAMILY LAW

AUDITORY VERBAL CENTER, INC.

Mission: To teach hearing-impaired children to hear and speak without the use of sign language or lip reading, allowing them to become independent communicators.

Matter #1: Providing advice regarding provision of services to children of separated or divorced parents and review of client documents.

 

HEALTHCARE

GLOBAL HEALTH ACTION, INC.

Mission: To improve the health and well-being in under-served parts of the world through community-based health programs.

Matter #1: Reviewing an industry sponsored pharmaceutical feasibility study agreement. IMMEDIATE NEED

 

SAMARITAN CENTER FOR COUNSELING AND WELLNESS

Mission: To provide counseling, psychotherapy, education, wellness and consultative services for all who seek emotional wellbeing without regard for ability to pay.

Matter #1: Advice regarding maintaining health records under HIPAA when shutting down operations.

 

SISTERLOVE

Mission: To eradicate the adverse impact of HIV/AIDS and other health challenges upon women and their families through education, prevention, support and advocacy.

Matter #1: Drafting HIPAA compliance policies and procedures for business associate and conducting informational technology risk assessment. IMMEDIATE NEED

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Confidential

Matter #1: Assistance responding to claim of unauthorized use of image on website. IMMEDIATE NEED.

 

PRIVACY

PREVENT CHILD ABUSE HABERSHAM, INC. D/B/A FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER

Mission: To prevent child neglect and abuse in all forms before it occurs.

Matter #1: Drafting cyber-security breach policy and procedure.

 

TECHNOLOGY

A FRIEND'S HOUSE

Mission: To provide emergency care shelter for abused, neglected and abandoned children who are in the custody of the Department of Family and Children Services.

Matter #1: Drafting electronic records and communications storage policy and procedure.

 

SHELTERING GRACE MINISTRY

Mission: To provide a safe, healthy environment where pregnant women can find rest and resources for parenting skills, financial stability, employment and education.

Matter #1: Assistance conducting legal audit of website including terms of use and privacy policy. PBPA has materials.

 

THE CREATIVES PROJECT

Mission: To enrich and strengthen the local community through quality arts-based education and outreach.

Matter #1: Assistance conducting legal audit of website including terms of use and privacy policy. PBPA has materials.

 

UNIVERSITY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

Mission: To assist the Atlanta University Center schools and the surrounding neighborhoods in achieving their respective development goals.

Matter #1: Assistance conducting legal audit of website including domain name ownership, terms of use and privacy policy. PBPA has materials.

 

URBAN RECIPE, INC.

Mission: To help form food cooperatives for low-income families in order to create food security and provide a sense of support and community.

Matter #1: Assistance reviewing technology contract and assessing options to terminate.