TechSoup Blog


9 Gifts for the Nonprofit Person in Your Life

Gift giving can be tricky when it comes to the nonprofit person in your life. You want to offer something thoughtful, but also something that's eco-friendly and consciously made. Here are a few fun, thoughtful, and inexpensive gift ideas for the holiday season.

December 07, 2018

The Future of Work

How Can We Be More Active Citizens in the Digital Age?

Technology continues to integrate into our personal and work lives on a daily basis. Discover how institutes like Stanford University's Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society are leading individuals and communities in conversations related to digital engagement!

December 07, 2018

The Cloud

Coaching Corps Helps Nonprofits Use Tech to Its Fullest Potential's Coaching Corps program connects nonprofits that have received Box donations through TechSoup with expert-user Box employees for a live, remote advisory session. The session is aimed at helping them set up their Box account so that it can be used in the most optimized way. Learn more!

December 06, 2018


How TechSoup Validation Services Helps Scale Corporate Responsibility Programs

Establishing and maintaining a social impact program can be challenging, especially when it comes to validating the nonprofit status of a potential beneficiary. TechSoup Validation Services directly addresses this challenge.

December 05, 2018

Donor Management

Year-End Nonprofit Fundraising Checklist

For many organizations, year-end giving means connecting with individual donors — and increasingly, that's happening online. According to one study, about 30 percent of online donations received by nonprofit organizations came in December. Is your nonprofit doing everything it can to make the most of the online giving season?

December 04, 2018

IT Security

Using Veritas for Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Families

The Oregon Social Learning Center is dedicated to research that tackles problems that affect the healthy development of children of all ages. Discover how Veritas Backup Exec, obtained through TechSoup, has helped OSLC to achieve its mission!

November 30, 2018

IT Security

Is the Cloud Safe? How to Ensure Security in the Cloud

Cloud apps are great for productivity, and they are easy to use, but you need to be aware of the security risks that come along with them. Here are five things to do to help protect your nonprofit.

November 23, 2018

IT Security

4 Tips on How to Give Safely Online

There are tons of scams out there. But they shouldn't prevent you from giving a gift to a cause you believe in. And with Giving Tuesday right around the corner, it's a great time to learn about some of these threats and the best practices for staying safe online.

November 19, 2018


A New Opportunity: Impact Investment in TechSoup

At TechSoup, making a difference in communities across the planet is our passion. And we want to support even more organizations and their important work. That's why we're introducing our direct public offering, through which our organization will grow its capacity to support changemakers worldwide.

November 15, 2018

Donor Management

6 Emails You Should Send Donors Leading Up To Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is coming in hot, and it's a very important day for all nonprofits. Make the most of the fundraising occasion by sending your donors these six emails leading up to the big day!

November 14, 2018


Helping Vulnerable Young People Stay on Track

Find out how a foundation is helping vulnerable young people stay on track using the QuickBooks Premier Nonprofit Edition!

November 13, 2018

IT Security

Symantec Releases Its 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report

Symantec is looking for feedback from the nonprofit community on its Corporate Responsibility Report and has created a survey for this purpose. Complete the survey, mention either TechSoup or a partner organization in question nine, and get the chance to win US$1,000!

November 09, 2018