Monthly Archives: October 2013

Urban Innovation21 Partners with Reed Smith to do Pro Bono Work with Entrepreneurs in the Community

Global law firm Reed Smith is teaming up with Urban Innovation21 to provide a suite of pro-bono legal services to African American entrepreneurs in Pittsburgh’s Hill District and Homewood neighborhoods. The companies that will receive these services are grant recipients of Urban Innovation21 – a nonprofit whose mission is to grow entrepreneurship in Pittsburgh’s undeserved neighborhoods. Matthew Mohn, a partner with Reed Smith and William Generett, Jr., president and CEO of Urban Innovation21 discuss how this partnership came about and what it means for the participating companies. Watch Video