Spanish is the second-most-common language in the United States, with an estimated 40 million Americans speaking Spanish as their primary language. At TechSoup, we know that many nonprofits and libraries serve Spanish-speaking communities in everything from teaching English as a second language, to financial and educational services, to local family- and health-related programs.

To help you serve your constituents better, TechSoup offers many products in Spanish including:

  • Office productivity software ' great for native Spanish speakers on your staff, in your classrooms, or using your library's computers.
  • Business analysis programs to help you report on and analyze your organization's data.
  • Bilingual survey and polling programs to help you get feedback from your community.
  • Accounting software ' perfect for organizations that work across borders.
  • Digital images that help you capture and share your organization's work in action.
  • Simple wiki services to foster collaboration across locations and countries.

Spanish-Language Products Available at TechSoup:

Windows 7 logo

The Tools to Run Your Organization in Both English and Spanish

From operating systems, to office productivity suites, to graphic design software, Microsoft has made many Spanish-language versions of its products available for donation through TechSoup. Some of our most popular products include:

  • Windows 7, Microsoft's flagship operating system
  • Microsoft Office, which includes Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, and additional programs

SAP logoCreate Interactive Reports and Presentations with SAP

Take your community and organizational development one step further with business analysis software from SAP. Available in Spanish, these programs turn simple reports into an interactive experience. To get these products in Spanish, select "Spanish" as your download language after your donation request has been placed.

  • Crystal Reports 2008 lets you design, generate, and deliver interactive reports via the web or embed them in other applications.
  • Xcelsius Engage 2008 helps create flash-based presentations from Excel spreadsheets, charts, graphs, and sources.

FluidSurveys LogoGather Information in English and Spanish with FluidSurveys Pro

Wondering where to direct your new grant funding or whether or not your library should invest in new computers? Engage your community without language barriers through FluidSurveys Pro. With its drag-and-drop Spanish-language interface, it lets your staff and volunteers create customizable surveys and polls and embed them into websites and blogs. And since the service is cloud-based, you can access it from any Internet-connected computer with any operating system, including mobile devices. To get this product in Spanish, sign up through TechSoup, upgrade to Pro, and then use the Spanish-language interface: http://encuestas.fluidsurveys.com/.

Sage LogoKeep Your Budget in Line ' in Pesos and Dollars ' with Sage Simply Accounting

From essential financial tasks like paying your bills to long-term tracking of expenses, Sage Simply Accounting 2011 will keep your organization's finances in order. This software is fully bilingual (English and Spanish) and lets you work in two currencies simultaneously, making this great for organizations that work internationally. Simply Accounting includes basic accounting tools like printing checks and creating invoices, plus some payroll functionality, and features customizable interfaces for staff or volunteers with different levels of accounting know-how. This product is bilingual ' you can switch between English and Spanish within the program.

Symantec LogoKeep Files Safe with the Latest Symantec Security Software

Protect your valuable donor, constituent, and project information with Spanish-language versions of Symantec's enterprise-level desktop security software. Enterprise-level software is software that is used for an entire organization, not for individual users. To get these products in Spanish, select ΓÇ£SpanishΓÇ¥ as your download language after your donation request has been placed.

  • Endpoint Protection offers virus, spyware, and adware protection and access control for networked laptops, desktops, and servers.
  • Backup Exec is a backup program for dynamic enterprise systems and applications running on Windows networks.

UltraKey logoLearn Typing or Train Others with UltraKey by Bytes of Learning 

Learning to type in English or Spanish is made fun and easy with UltraKey 5 by Bytes of Learning. This bilingual motivational program lets you, your students, patrons, staff, or volunteers learn from a range of tutorials using voice response, 3D animation, video, and virtual reality. You can tailor many features to a broad range of age groups and special needs. This product is bilingual ' you can switch between English and Spanish within the program.

Flickr logoShowcase and Grow Your Community with Flickr Pro

Capture your organization's mission in action, and enhance your community outreach with digital images showcased on Flickr Pro. With Flickr's Spanish-language interface, you can easily upload, organize, and share your images with anyone, anywhere. Create cloud-based photo galleries of your work, be it tutoring, development, etc., and use them to attract new donors, constituents, and volunteers. Flickr is also great as a preservation and teaching program for local libraries. To get this product in Spanish, scroll down to the bottom of the Flickr page and click "Espa├▒ol.ΓÇ¥

Wikispaces logoCollaborate Across Borders with Wikispaces

Are you looking for a way to help your staff, volunteers, or constituents collaborate both in the office and remotely in other  countries? Creating a wiki with Wikispaces is an inexpensive, straightforward way to do just that. Wikis can serve as simple public websites, project management tools, and internal message boards. With Wikispaces, you can easily customize your wiki through bilingual text and image toolbars, change its color scheme, upload your organization's logo, and import files and blog posts. To get this product in Spanish, sign up through TechSoup. Then log in to Wikispaces, go to My Account, and change your language preference in the Your Settings menu.

 


Patrick Duggan | TechSoup Digital Marketing Manager