Private Foundations Now Eligible to Receive Microsoft Software Donations Through

[Source:, March 29, 2012]

Microsoft makes over 250 products available for donation through TechSoup, including its most popular and widely used desktop products such as Microsoft Office, Windows 7, and Project, as well as critical server software such as Windows Server, Exchange Server, Small Business Server, and SharePoint Server. Donations are now available to private foundations. Learn how the James Irvine Foundation received Microsoft donations through TechSoup, and its impact of the foundation's tech capacity.

Read details and restrictions about the Microsoft Software Donation Program. In addition to the Microsoft’s program, there are many other donation programs on TechSoup that are open to private foundations. Use the TechSoup Check Eligibility Quiz to find out which ones your foundation is eligible for.