Donor Partners

Partners Contributing to the SANGOTeCH Programme

Symantec Desktop

About : 

The Symantec Donation Programme is designed to meet the needs of small to medium non-profits and ensure they have access to the Symantec technology they need to achieve their missions. Symantec is dedicated to being an agent for positive change in those communities around the world where the company and its employees live and work. To accomplish this, Symantec partners with community organisations that address pressing social needs, with a focus on youth and education. A combination of monetary gifts, employee volunteerism and product donations leverages Symantec's resources in ways that allow them to have the most impact.

Symantec Desktop Products provide security for a single computer. For more information about the Symantec Desktop Programme, please see Symantec Desktop Programme FAQ’s.

For more information about Symantec’s Community programmes, please click HERE.

Symantec Enterprise

About : 

The Symantec Donation Programme is designed to meet the needs of medium to large non-profits and ensure they have access to the Symantec technology they need to achieve their missions. Symantec is dedicated to being an agent for positive change in those communities around the world where the company and its employees live and work. To accomplish this, Symantec partners with community organisations that address pressing social needs, with a focus on youth and education. A combination of monetary gifts, employee volunteerism and product donations leverages Symantec's resources in ways that allow them to have the most impact.

Symantec Enterprise Products are installed on a server to provide security for multiple networked computers in a medium to large business environment. For more information about the Symantec Enterprise Programme, please see Symantec Enterprise Programme FAQ’s.

For more information about Symantec’s Community programmes, please click HERE.

Mailshell

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Mailshell Anti-Spam Desktop is a desktop-based spam-filtering solution for Windows users that intercepts incoming email messages before they reach the user's inbox.

Mailshell's four spam-identification engines perform more than one million filter checks to identify spam with a high accuracy rate and a near-zero false-positive rate. Users can choose their filter strength and decide if they want spam put in its own folder, deleted, bounced, or simply marked so they will know to avoid it.

View the Mailshell donations programme eligibility criteria.

Microsoft

About : 

Microsoft is pleased to partner with SANGOTeCH to donate a wide variety of software products to nonprofit organisations and public libraries. Hundreds of professional and enterprise Microsoft products are available. SANGOTeCH charges a small administrative fee to donation recipients to enable us to offer our services to you.

 

Eligibility
Organisations must meet all of the Microsoft rules, eligibility, and restrictions guidelines to be able to receive software donations through this programme.

Learn More About the Microsoft Donation Programme
SANGOTeCH encourages organisations to visit our Overview of the Microsoft Donation Programme. There you can learn about the quantity of products an organisation can request, special rules for software installed by public libraries, and specific procedures to follow for returns. This page also provides an overview of the benefits and rules of the Microsoft Volume Licensing programme, through which the donated products are made available, along with links to help you find additional information at both SANGOTeCH and Microsoft.

Benevity Programme Overview

About : 

SANGOTeCH Programme and TechSoup have partnered with Benevity, the leader in powering corporate giving, to provide access to donations from companies and their employees for nonprofits worldwide. Many corporations encourage their employees to give money and volunteer time to nonprofits in their communities and will match and send those contributions through the Benevity system.

 

Benevity’s platform, which includes a global database of more than 2 million registered nonprofits worldwide, encourages open choice for employees in these corporate giving programmes. Benevity currently supports giving for clients in over 200 countries, in 15 languages and 7 currencies.

A nonprofit that has been nominated for corporate giving -and- completed their profile with Benevity could receive the following type of support:

  • grant
  • donation in local currency
  • volunteer hours

How do I complete my registration with Benevity after being nominated?

If you have received an email invitation to register with SANGOTeCH Programme on behalf of Benevity, it means that an employee from one of our corporate clients actively wants to support your organisation.

Once your registration with SANGOTeCH Programme is complete, you may be eligible for a range of donated and discounted software and services from SANGOTeCH Programme as well as cash grants through Benevity.

If you do not  have an account with SANGOTeCH Programme:

If you already have a qualified account with SANGOTeCH Programme:

  • Register your Account: Registering your organisation with SANGOTeCH Programme is the first step to connect an authorised user to your Charity profile on Benevity’s Causes Portal.
  • Claim your Account:  If you have already  been validated as an NGO by SANGOTeCH Programme then you already have an account with Benevity. All you need to is claim it!
  • Use the verification code emailed to your authorization agent: This will allow you to connect to  your newly created organisation account on Benevity’s Causes Portal.
  • Use the verification code emailed to your authorization agent: This will allow you to claim your existing account on Benevity’s Causes Portal.
  • Complete Self-Certification: Many clients require that charities self-certify against common eligibility requirements to be a part of their giving and matching programs. 
  • Complete Self-Certification: Many clients require that charities self-certify against common eligibility requirements to be a part of their giving and matching programs. 
  • Sign-up for Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT): It is mandatory to set up EFT to receive funds electronically before any matching funds can be provided.
  • Sign-up for Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT): It is mandatory to set up EFT to receive funds electronically before any matching funds can be provided.
  • Complete your Profile: You can create and publish original content in the “Charity Description” and “Short Summary” fields on your profile, and also upload a logo.
  • Complete your Profile: You can create and publish original content in the “Charity Description” and “Short Summary” fields on your profile, and also upload a logo.

If you have not been invited via email, you are still welcome to register your free account with Benevity at any time, but unless you are nominated by a specific company for corporate giving, there is no immediate support available.

For additional information on how to register your organization with SANGOTeCH Programme, please go here.

For additional information on how to complete the Benevity registration process, please visit the Help page on the Benevity Causes portal.

Autodesk

About : 

Autodesk helps people imagine, design, and create a better world. Everyone — from design professionals, engineers, and architects to digital artists, students, and hobbyists — uses Autodesk software to unlock their creativity and solve important challenges.

Autodesk believes in supporting nonprofit organisations by equipping them with the latest design software.

CleverReach

About : 

We help nonprofits of all sizes to send emails, manage recipient lists, and track and analyze email campaigns. Our objective is to provide simple and intuitive online software, which all organisations can use for their email marketing activities.

Bitdefender

About : 

Bitdefender is a leading producer of security software serving more than 500 million users worldwide. The company is dedicated to Internet security for everyone. That dedication has won it the number one spot worldwide by renowned security software testing organisations such as AV-TEST, AV-Comparatives, Checkmark, ICSA Lab, and Virus Bulletin. After more than a decade on the frontlines in the fight against malware and other online crime, Bitdefender is an industry leader in innovation.Bitdefender strives for a clean Internet so that education, personal freedom, and the open exchange of ideas can flourish. The company envisions an online world in which children can play freely, teens can socialise and study without fears of bullying, and adults can conduct business, shop, and learn without identity theft, bank fraud, and other ills.

Bitdefender works to remove boundaries and build trust throughout communities by providing access to the latest innovations and applying technology where it can serve best. Along with the commercial offer for enterprises and home users, the company develops and promotes a full range of free products for PCs, smartphones, and tablets. Bitdefender also produces a series of free utilities and security for social networking and works with schools and nonprofits to protect them from online predators.

Tableau Software

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Put together an Academy Award–winning professor, a brilliant computer scientist, and a savvy business leader with a passion for data. Add in one of the most challenging problems in software — making databases and spreadsheets understandable to ordinary people. Founded in 2003, Tableau is used by more than 29,000 companies worldwide across every industry — unified by their need to understand their data.

Tableau Foundation's mission is to encourage the use of facts and analytical reasoning to solve the world's problems. Our approach to corporate philanthropy is to enable and empower nonprofits with fast data insights to advance their work of helping people.

 

Box.org

About : 

At Box.org, an initiative of Box Inc., we believe that those committed to doing good should have the best tools available to them.

Box.org’s mission is to enable nonprofits to achieve their mission in a productive, competitive, and collaborative way.

We provide nonprofits with our simple and powerful content file management and collaboration solution for their most critical programme, development, and back-office initiatives.

Box.org donation programme
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