TechSoup New Zealand is a programme run by Connecting Up, Inc. This is the brand under which Connecting Up and TechSoup administer technology donation & discount programs of companies such as Microsoft, Symantec, SAP and many more to eligible not-for-profit organisations in New Zealand.
Connecting Up, Inc. is a not-for-profit organisation that works to unleash the power of not-for-profits by providing a variety of information, products, resources and programs. Our services are available in Australia and New Zealand and throughout South East Asia. We also help to develop relationships with business, community and government sectors for the development of the not-for-profit sector.
Some of our programs and services include:
Technology donations and discounts for not-for-profits
TechSoup New Zealand is a member of the TechSoup Global Network. All partners are leading civil society organisations and manage a range of capacity building programs in their countries. In addition, they tailor TechSoup’s programs to the needs of their local civil society and contribute back to the Global Network’s expertise. Together, they have reached 650,000 organisations with the tools they need to improve lives and have delivered more than US$5billion in technology tools and philanthropic services.
This is the brand under which Connecting Up (TechSoup New Zealand) and TechSoup administer technology donation & discount programs of companies such as Microsoft, Symantec, Cisco and many more to eligible charitable organisations in New Zealand.
Events for charitable organisations
Connecting Up runs a number of events designed to give not-for-profits practical help to reach their goals. These events include online webinars, workshops, forums and our annual Connecting Up Conference.
TechSoup New Zealand Conference
Our organisation provides a series of learning and networking sessions for individuals and organisations who are interested in social entrepreneurship, technology, and social innovation.
Learning, News and Research
In 2012-2013 we will be running a number of community initiatives to support the not-for-profit sector including online forums, fortnightly TweetChats (#npau) and supporting local NetSquared groups.
Connecting Up Inc. is proud to be a member of the following organisations and networks: