probono work or labor that is consented through the awkward expectations of being a close friend.
Daryl: "Yo! you finally dropped some trax kid?"
Alvin: "Hell yeah foo! Dropped them yesterday in Jan's studio!"
Daryl: "SHEEET! How much dat nigga charge you?"
Alvin: "This shit was brobono son!"
The act of providing free services to friends. Originated from the legal term "pro bono" meaning "for the public good" or "free".
Friend #1: "Hey man, I need a logo designed for my new company but I dont have a lot of money"
Friend #2: "no problem man, your my best friend, I'll do it Bro Bono"
Bro bono, is any project related to your profession that a friend or family member asks you to do, that if it was anyone else or a paying client you would either write them off as a difficult client, charging them a lot more as they change the scope of the project, or dismiss the project all together.
As a graphic designer a "friend" asks you to design a website for their basement t-shirt company, the only problem is they are thinking Rock&Republic.com or Expressfashion.com - bro bono