Microsoft Corporate Citizenship Tools – Find Nonprofit Resources

Whether you are a small organization serving a single community or a global nonprofit serving millions of people, Microsoft has the technology and resources to empower your nonprofit to do more through software donations, training and monetary grants.

Microsoft offers free and low-cost software as well as software donations for nonprofits.

Many nonprofit organizations are eligible to receive Microsoft software donations.

Nonprofit and nongovernmental organizations must hold recognized, charitable status as defined in their countries in order to be eligible for a software donation.

Eligible organizations will operate on a not-for-profit basis and have a mission to benefit the local community that could include, but is not limited to:

– Providing relief to the poor
– Advancing education
– Improving social welfare
– Preserving culture
– Preserving or restoring the environment
– Promoting human rights
– Establishment of civil society

If you are not eligible for a software donation, Microsoft offers several other options to receive free or discounted software and services.

Before you can apply for software donation, you should:
1. Understand who’s eligible for a donation
2. View the List of Available Software
3. See Software Donation Success Stories
4. Get IT planning and guidance for nonprofits

Visit Microsoft Citizenship website for more details and how to apply.


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