San Diego, Calif., August 1, 2017 – Jennifer Barnes, co-founder and President of Pro Back Office joins philanthropic membership organization, Social Venture Partners.
Social Venture Partners is a non-profit organization with a global network of 3,500 partners contributing their expertise to over 700 non-profit organizations. Partners, like Jennifer, offer pro-bono consulting to non-profits in need of their services. SVP gives partners the opportunity to utilize their knowledge while simultaneously giving back to the community. Each year, partners donate an average of $6,520 toward annual grants for selected non-profit
Jennifer has always believed in giving back to the community. “It’s important to donate your time, talent and a percentage of your income to non-profits. Giving back is one of the most rewarding experiences for an individual. It feels good to be a part of something beyond yourself,” she says.
As a Partner of SVP and accounting/finance expert, Jennifer will offer a variety of services from funding to consulting. This year, the focus is on Poverty and/or Homelessness Alleviation.
In addition to Social Venture Partners, Jennifer volunteers with the SDSU mentorship program and sits on a variety of boards including the Junior Achievement Board of San Diego, Business Executives Council Board and the San Diego Food Bank. Jennifer’s employees see firsthand her passion and commitment to helping business leaders be successful and inspires them to volunteer as well.
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About Social Venture Partners:
San Diego Social Venture Partners is a 501(c)(3) philanthropic membership organization that provides funding and pro-bono consulting to strengthen local nonprofits and our community. We are comprised of caring and informed San Diegans with a passionate desire to give back through engaged, strategic giving and volunteering that makes our social sector more efficient, effective, and impactful. Founded in 2001, we have given more than $2.5 million dollars and 100,000 volunteer hours to the local San Diego community. For more information, visit www.socialventurepartners.org/san-diego.
About Pro Back Office:
Pro Back Office (PBO) provides highly skilled operational accounting, finance and strategic consulting talent, experience and expertise. PBO serves start-ups, emerging, public, private, government and non-profit organizations and businesses. Whether your organization needs a bookkeeper or a CFO, or a business advisory and comprehensive governance, risk and compliance expert, PBO services are available on an hourly, part-time and project basis. PBO personnel are available on site or remotely. There are more than 60 professionals on staff to serve clients throughout the Pacific Southwest region. For more information, visit www.probackoffice.com.