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TechSoup

Building a Cloud-First Future for NGOs Around the World

Learn how a new grant from a coalition of tech companies will allow TechSoup to help NGOs around the world achieve the benefits of a cloud-first mindset.

March 19, 2019

IT Security

Office 365 Security Features to Help Secure Your Nonprofit

Discover how the built-in security features of Microsoft Office 365 help protect your organization's systems and data from external hackers and from mistakes by your internal staff.

February 27, 2019

Social Media

Oscar's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Software Selection Process

Discover the five stages of the software selection process and choose the best software solution for your nonprofit organization!

February 06, 2019

The Future of Work

Nonprofit Technology Trends for 2019

Here's what we can expect in nonprofit technology in 2019. We cover trends in the areas of nonprofit tech, foundation tech, and church tech in predictions from the smartest people we could find.

January 02, 2019

Education

Coaching Corps Helps Nonprofits Use Tech to Its Fullest Potential

Box.org'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

Web Development

How Open-Source Technology Can Help Your Nonprofit

Open-source software allows anyone to read, study, modify, and redistribute a piece of software's source code with little restriction other than that free access is maintained. Find out how open-source technology can help your nonprofit and how you can get involved in open source!

October 25, 2018

The Cloud

Enter the Cloud with Microsoft and TechSoup

If you are a nonprofit and you are using Microsoft Office Standard, it's important to know that in not-so-distant future, Microsoft will be ending its mainstream support of these offerings. Learn more about Office 365, Microsoft 365, and other cloud-based products!

October 22, 2018

IT Security

How to Build an Effective Tech Foundation for Your Small to Mid-Sized Nonprofit

Many small nonprofits are run well with appropriate productivity, security, storage, and backup solutions — and these can be a mix of cloud and on-premises solutions. Find out how donated products from TechSoup can help build a basic — yet effective — tech foundation for your nonprofit.

September 13, 2018

The Cloud

Key Insights for Nonprofits from Microsoft Inspire 2018

As a longtime provider of Microsoft products to nonprofits around the world and a recent partner for cloud solutions, TechSoup participated in the Microsoft Inspire conference. Learn more about the key insights for nonprofits from Microsoft Inspire 2018!

August 01, 2018

The Cloud

How Can Cloud Storage Benefit My Nonprofit?

It's about time we put an end to any myths about cloud storage and explain why it's valuable for nonprofits big or small. Find out how you can use the power of cloud storage products like Amazon Web Services to help your organization better achieve its mission!

July 11, 2018

The Cloud

Check Out Microsoft Cloud Bootcamps for Nonprofits

Microsoft Cloud bootcamps are popular events hosted by TechSoup that bring together nonprofits to discuss considerations for moving to the cloud. If you want to find out more about Microsoft Cloud bootcamps or you want TechSoup to host its next bootcamp in your city, keep reading!

July 06, 2018

The Cloud

Video: How Microsoft 365 Can Help Your Nonprofit

Microsoft 365 can be a perfect fit for organizations that want to upgrade to the most current Windows operating system and switch to Office 365 at the same time. To keep you more informed, we created a short, helpful video about this powerful bundle subscription that's available through TechSoup.

July 03, 2018