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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

Graphic Design

Video: How One Nonprofit Reveals the Human Cost of the Fashion Industry

Ayesha Barenblat, founder of Remake, wants you to think before you buy your next article of clothing. Equipped with professional digital tools from Adobe for Nonprofits, Remake is amplifying the conversation about the true cost of the clothing industry using digital storytelling.

September 11, 2018

Accounting

How a Nonprofit Teaches Entrepreneurship to All Kinds of Learners

Start-Up! Kid's Club is an Austin, Texas–based nonprofit aimed at teaching kids aged 5 to 17 entrepreneurial skills as a form of alternative learning. Find out how its staff successfully used Intuit QuickBooks Online to cut in half the time allocated to bookkeeping.

August 21, 2018

Accounting

How Urbanstead Empowers Youth Through Urban Farming

Find out how a small nonprofit from Philadelphia is using QuickBooks Online Plus, acquired through the Intuit Donation Program at TechSoup. Urbanstead utilizes QuickBooks to keep track of its finances and fulfill its mission of empowering youth and communities through the practice of urban farming.

July 10, 2018

IT Security

How One Nonprofit Protects Water Using Data Backups from Veritas

Washington Water Trust is a nonprofit dedicated to protecting water flows across Washington state. Data security is a top priority for the organization. Find out how data backups with Veritas System Recovery software help it to protect water.

June 29, 2018

IT Security

Supporting Science Fairs While Keeping Data Safe with Symantec Endpoint Protection Software

As an organization that deals with thousands of students each year, the Science Fair Foundation BC collects a great deal of personal data that needs to be protected. The nonprofit found its solution for data protection in Symantec Endpoint Protection, acquired through TechSoup Canada. Read more!

June 28, 2018

Accounting

How SKJAJA Fund Offers Students Scholarships and a Chance to Give Back

SKJAJA Fund provides youth with scholarships to extracurricular activities they can't afford. Recipients give back to their community in the form of volunteer work. See how SKJAJA harnessed the power of QuickBooks Online to give more scholarships and keep its board members instantly apprised.

June 19, 2018

Accounting

How Intuit QuickBooks Helps a Nonprofit Build Sustainable Communities

To improve their accounting capabilities, Brian and his FEJ team members made the switch to QuickBooks Online in 2016 by way of the Intuit Donation Program for nonprofits at TechSoup. Learn more.

May 23, 2018

IT Security

How One Nonprofit Protects Data with Veritas While Getting Students Back on Track

Working with young people means collecting a lot of sensitive information that needs to be safeguarded, says the nonprofit Boomerang. At the recommendation of its IT professional, it began using Veritas System Recovery, Server Edition, for data security for nonprofits, acquired through TechSoup.

May 15, 2018

The Cloud

How Microsoft Azure Helps People Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

The AUD Social Cooperative is working to support communication and social participation for people who are deaf and hard of hearing in South Korea. The organization has created an app called Sharetyping using Microsoft Azure, which they accessed through TechSoup Korea. Learn more about it here.

May 08, 2018

IT Security

How la Fundación Cristo Rey Uses Symantec to Protect Student Data

Fundación Cristo Rey serves 3,000 students and 50 nonprofit organizations, so it has assumed stewardship of sensitive personal data. The nonprofit decided to use Symantec and requested it from DONO, a program of ILUNION, which is TechSoup's partner organization in Spain.

April 17, 2018

Accounting

How DownCity Design Uses QuickBooks to Build Better Communities

See how one organization, DownCity Design, has harnessed the power of QuickBooks to improve its nonprofit accounting, funding, grant reporting, and security.

April 10, 2018