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  • Blog Post: Is Your "Office" Everywhere? Tell Us Your Story (and Win Prizes!)

    If you have staff or volunteers working in the field or from home, we want to share your story! (Plus, you could be eligible to win prizes worth more than $400!) Are you… A U.S. organization doing innovative and inspiring work in the social sector? Using TechSoup donations to improve...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar December 11: Nonprofit Tech Predictions for 2015

    Curious about what technologies may be coming down the road that can change the way nonprofits do business? How much will tablets take over in 2015? What about the move to mobile devices and "wearables" for your community? Come mingle with three nonprofit tech pros in our free webinar Nonprofit...
  • Blog Post: Is Building a Great Nonprofit Website As Hard As They Say It Is?

    Building a website for your nonprofit can be a daunting process, especially if you're on a budget. But with the right tools, designing your site can be fun, and TechSoup is going to help. Following our Library Websites on a Budget webinar on Wednesday, December 17, we're hosting a SoupChat...
  • Blog Post: NetSquared Celebrates Progress and Looks Forward to 2015

    TechSoup’s NetSquared community organizers connect nonprofits with local technology experts. Our volunteer-run events are live, free, and held monthly. The goal is to create strong, self-sufficient communities of nonprofit technology professionals (and accidental techies too!) With just one...
  • Blog Post: What’s Next for Tech at Your Nonprofit?

    Shopping season is here, which means new gadgets and software tools in stores and on the horizon. November is the perfect time to talk about your nonprofit’s technology needs. What new products would you like to see in the TechSoup donation program? What software solutions is your organization...
  • Blog Post: It's Always a Good Time to Get Safer Online

    On Wednesday, October 29 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pacific time, we're launching Office Hours: Safer Online , the first of our new TechSoup Forums Q&A series with industry experts that take your questions in real time. Follow this first event in the forums and on social media with the hashtag #Do1Thing...
  • Blog Post: Developers and Nonprofits Come Together to Make Apps for Change

    One hour. Eight apps. Infinite inspiration. Last week, Caravan Studios , a division of TechSoup, and Twilio co-hosted a breakfast for nonprofits and app developers. The event not only served as a networking opportunity for these two groups, but also showcased eight social good apps already in progress...
  • Blog Post: Getting Your Paws Around Office 365

    How about a warmer, fluffier article about Office 365? Literally. I bring you: Kitties and 6 Things I Learned About Microsoft Office 365 from Linda Widdop and Sam Chenkin of Tech Impact while attending the Office 365 Roadshow in Oakland, California in September. Yes, that's right. Office 365...
  • Blog Post: Storymakers 2014: Meet Our Esteemed Judges

    Storymakers 2014 surpassed our expectations in terms of the quality and number of submissions. We’ve been inspired and moved by your stories. Now, the fun and challenging part begins, as our judges for Storymakers 2014 get to choose the finalists. So without further ado, meet our judges, a collection...
  • Blog Post: Storymakers 2014 Gala: Celebrate the Power of Social Good Storytelling

    Storymakers 2014 is coming to a close, and we received an abundance of submissions. Now it's time to celebrate and share the inspiration with you — our community. Join us Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at SOMArts Cultural Center in San Francisco from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. for our gala celebration...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar October 9: Engage Volunteers With Yammer

    Have you used Yammer , the internal "enterprise social network," to help connect, collaborate, and share with your staff? In our upcoming free webinar on Thursday, October 9 at 9 a.m. Pacific time (12 p.m. Eastern), get familiar with how to use Yammer, a social network from Microsoft, to help...
  • Blog Post: Storymakers 2014 Webinars

    TechSoup's 2014 Storymakers digital storytelling contest and event series is over. Our webinars live on and provide education on how to get your story noticed, super-short storytelling and what's needed for a stand-out story. In keeping with our goal to help nonprofits, libraries, and social...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar on July 10: Mobile Tech for Offices & People

    Interested in learning how to pick wireless devices, make your office more mobile, and implement good mobile strategies at your nonprofit or library? Then Mobile Impact 401: Mobile Tech for Offices & People is the webinar for you! Join experts Matthew Bauer and Brent Muckridge on Thursday, July...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar June 19: How to Raise More Money via Mobile

    In 2013, mobile donations on PayPal increased by over 200%. Nonprofits can expect that growth to continue to skyrocket in 2014 and beyond. How do you ensure your cause is ready for mobile fundraising? Join the digital giving experts from Network for Good and PayPal this Thursday, June 19 at 11 a.m. Pacific...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar June 5: Mobile Impact 201 - Digital Content Strategies for Mobile

    Now that your nonprofit has decided to establish a mobile presence, what can you say to engage donors, volunteers, and other constituents? Join us next Thursday, June 5 at 11 a.m. Pacific time (2 p.m. Eastern) for Mobile 201: Digital Content Strategies for Mobile for a free webinar and learn how to...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar May 28: Help Youth Find a Free Meal this Summer

    Join us next Wednesday, May 28 at 11 a.m. Pacific time (2 p.m. Eastern) in this free webinar, Help Youth Find a Free Meal this Summer , to learn about how you and your organization can increase the numbers of youth who benefit from free meals in your community. You can make a difference, even if you...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar May 15: Getting Started with QuickBooks 2014

    Brand new to Intuit's QuickBooks 2014 ? Or to QuickBooks, in general? Then our free webinar, Getting Started with QuickBooks 2014 , is for you. QuickBooks Made Easy founder and CEO Gregg Bossen will take 90-minutes this Thursday, May 12 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Pacific time (2 - 3:30 p.m. Eastern...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar May 8: Mobile Impact 101 - Taking Your Cause Mobile

    The mobile age isn't coming — it's here. But the real question is, is your nonprofit or public library ready to use the most popular tool in history to change the world? Join us next Thursday, May 8 at 11 a.m. Pacific time (2 p.m. Eastern) for Mobile Impact 101: Taking Your Cause Mobile...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar April 30: Public Tech Instruction for Online Job Search Assistance

    Do you help job seekers at your library or nonprofit? Supporting job seekers is a critical service provided by public libraries and community based workforce organizations. This free webinar on Wednesday, April 30 at 11 a.m. Pacific time (2 p.m. Eastern), Public Tech Instruction: Online Job Search...
  • Blog Post: Text to Give TweetChat on October 5

    Did you know that text messages are reported to have an open rate of over 90 percent according to a number of reputable marketing studies? And did you catch the Pew Research Center’s latest findings , announced this week, revealing that a third of text, or short message service (SMS), users...
  • Blog Post: You're Invited! Digital Storytelling Awards and Screening Party March 28

    In this year's Third Annual Digital Storytelling Challenge , powered by Lights. Camera. Help. more than 200 nonprofits, libraries, and NGOs from 25 countries submitted one-minute videos and five-photo slideshows to showcase the impact they are making on their respective communities. We were overwhelmed...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar on February 21: Lower Your Public Access PC Costs

    If you work in a library or nonprofit with a training lab or public access computers, you know that there is a great deal of time and expense dedicated to keeping them running. You also know that finding a solution that could save energy and reduce maintenance costs would be a great benefit to your organization...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Webinar March 29: Mapping Philanthropy - Data Visualization for Good

    Many of you are aware of the giant force of good that is the Foundation Center . Here at TechSoup, we are collaborating with the Foundation Center on upcoming webinars designed to provide you with new ideas and tools to aid your organization. The first of these free webinars, Mapping Philanthropy...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Tweet Chat: Cloud Computing for Nonprofits, November 2

    Tweet Chat: Cloud Computing for Nonprofits Wednesday, November 2, 6 p.m. Pacific time ( check your time zone ) Hashtag: # npcloud What cloud-based applications does your organization use? Do you have any success stories (or failure stories!) on moving your nonprofit to the cloud? What challenges...
  • Blog Post: 21 Strategic Lessons for Creating Great Nonprofit Games

    After our last Nonprofits Live event on gaming, our social media team received many questions and requests — many of you in the TechSoup community are excited about the future of creating games for nonprofit causes! This live session with Josephine Dorado (JD), Barry Joseph (BJ), Michelle Byrd...