Best Practices

What is TechSoup?

TechSoup is a nonprofit organization that provides technology resources to nonprofits and libraries around the world. They offer a variety of services, including:

  • Donated software and hardware: TechSoup partners with technology companies to provide free or discounted software and hardware to nonprofits. This includes popular software like Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, and Intuit QuickBooks.
  • Training and resources: TechSoup offers a variety of training and resources to help nonprofits use technology effectively. This includes webinars, online courses, and a library of articles and guides.
  • Networking opportunities: TechSoup provides opportunities for nonprofits to connect with each other and share best practices. This includes online forums, in-person events, and a mentorship program.

TechSoup is a valuable resource for nonprofits of all sizes. They offer a wide range of services that can help nonprofits improve their efficiency, reach more people, and achieve their goals.

How does TechSoup work?

TechSoup works by connecting nonprofits with technology companies that have donated software and hardware. Nonprofits can apply for these donations through TechSoup’s website. Once a nonprofit’s application is approved, they will be able to download or purchase the donated software or hardware at a discounted price.

TechSoup also offers a variety of training and resources to help nonprofits use technology effectively. These resources are available online and in-person.

How much does TechSoup cost?

It is free to join TechSoup. However, there is an administrative fee for each donation request that is processed. The fee covers the cost to administer the donation program.

How can I learn more about TechSoup?

To learn more about TechSoup, you can visit their website at www.techsoup.org. You can also sign up for their newsletter to stay up-to-date on their latest news and resources.