Fitness Australia boosts workplace collaboration with Yammer

As the national health and fitness industry association, Fitness Australia has a vision: A Fitter, Healthier Australia, where the industry can engage more people in regular exercise and other services for better health and wellbeing. Fitness Australia works closely with industry partners to boost service standards and build the professional capacity of the industry by:…


Hans Andersen Club Boosts Staff Productivity through Microsoft Cloud-based Solutions

Hans Andersen Club (HAC) is a nonprofit organisation with a strong focus on the wellbeing of children and youth. Aimed at enabling the holistic development of children, HAC promotes reading-related activities to help them adapt more easily to a knowledge-based society. The nonprofit, named after renowned Danish author Hans Christian Andersen, was established in 1963…


Volunteer Service Abroad improves business efficiency with Microsoft

Volunteer Service Abroad (VSA) is New Zealand’s largest and most established volunteering agency for international development. Headquartered in Wellington, VSA deploys New Zealand volunteers across Melanesia, Polynesia and Timor-Leste to participate in building the capacity of underserved communities. Image by Volunteer Service Abroad Since its establishment in 1962, VSA has deployed New Zealanders for over…


Tech4Good Webinar Series :: Youth & Tech

Join us for this FREE webinar on Youth & Tech, Thursday, 12 December 2013, at 12:00 PM (Singapore time). Register today! Young people today live in an uber-connected world. Whether it’s texting on a mobile phone, using a computer at school or gaming with friends, technology is inextricably woven into young people’s lives. For nonprofits to remain relevant…


FREE Webinar:: What Nonprofit Executive Staff Need to Understand About Social Media

Join us for this FREE webinar on Monday, 25 November 2013, at 12:00 PM (Singapore time). Register today! Due to its popularity in May earlier this year, we are once again offering the webinar “What Nonprofit Executive Staff Need to Know About Social Media”.  The foundation of a successful online communications and fundraising campaign is…


Nonprofits Pioneer Apps for Windows Phone

Special thanks to Heather Mansfield, principal blogger at Nonprofit Tech 2.0. For the full list of 11 nonprofits from her original post, please go here. When nonprofits launch, or consider launching, a smartphone app, most would first create an iPhone or Android app. While launching a third version of a smartphone app is rare, the…


Tech4Good Webinar Series

The first webinar in the FY13 Tech4Good webinar series featuring Windows 8 was held on 27 February. If you missed it and would like to learn more about Windows 8, please find the recording here.  This webinar series is being delivered by non-profit Connecting Up in conjunction with TechSoup Asia as part of Microsoft Citizenship’s…


Six Ways Nonprofits Can Use Skype

Skype is an amazing technology. Anyone who travels regularly or who has long-distance friends and family and uses Skype to keep in touch understands that regular video chats can erase the miles instantaneously. With more than 245 million users worldwide, Skype is connecting families, business communities and the nonprofit sector in ways that are transforming our relationships, our work…


Office 2010 Helps NGO Give Children a Better Future

Donated software such as Office 2010® saves time forprofessional workers in Taiwanese Nonprofits. Microsoft has made it easier for nonprofit organizations (NPOs) to get access to affordable technology. The Microsoft Software Donation program, which has already provided more than US$3.9 billion worth of software to nonprofits around the world since 1998, is being expanded to…


Microsoft Thailand Helps NGOs Transform Communities

A Microsoft instructor delivers free training on Windows Live™ Hotmail with cloud services to NGO participants in Chiang Mai. In order to help communities, Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) are faced with insurmountable challenges to advance social and economic development, allowing people to obtain better education and new skills to earn a wage or start a business….