Discounts and Donations for Non-Profit Seeking Organization
Is your organization registered as a Nonprofit (NFP) or Charitable Organization?
Then you may have access to Microsoft’s products and services at either no cost, or a very low cost.
Microsoft is providing donated and discounted services to eligible nonprofits.
Microsoft is dedicated in making the benefits of world-class cloud technology accessible and affordable for nonprofit seeking organizations.
Microsoft is offering discounted and donated industry-leading solutions for nonprofit organizations which would help them grow & improve their operations.
You must meet ALL FIVE of the following criteria to be eligible to avail this discounts & donations:
- Organization eligibility
Organizations must be a nonprofit or non-governmental organization with recognized legal status in their respective country.
- Mission eligibility
In addition to the criteria above, eligible organizations must also operate on a not-for-profit basis and have a mission to benefit the local community that could include, but is not limited to: providing relief to the poor, advancing education, improving social welfare, preserving culture, preserving or restoring the environment, promoting human rights, establishment of civil society.
Any organization that does not meet the criteria outlined above for eligible nonprofit missions is ineligible for Microsoft’s nonprofit programs.
- User licensing
Donated nonprofit offers are permitted for:
- Paid nonprofit employees;
- Unpaid executive staff that act as senior leadership for the nonprofit. Eligible unpaid executive roles include Board of Directors, President, Officers, Executive Director, and Executive Program Directors only.
Discounted nonprofit offers are permitted for all nonprofit staff and volunteers.
Nonprofit beneficiaries, donors, and members (such as members of a church, club, or sports team) are NOT eligible for nonprofit offers.
- License restrictions
Organizations cannot share, transfer, rent, or resell nonprofit licenses or subscriptions with/to other organizations or individuals even if they are part of the same group. If the group has both nonprofit and for-profit organizations in its legal structure, nonprofit offers are only permitted for the eligible nonprofit organizations.
Additionally, groups with centrally managed information technology (IT) systems are only eligible for one donation account.
Microsoft values and respects individual and cultural differences and is committed to providing an inclusive environment that is welcoming and free from discrimination.
Therefore, organizations are not eligible to participate in the Microsoft’s nonprofit program if they have a policy or mission of discrimination in hiring, compensation, promotion, termination, retirement, training, programs, and/or services based on race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, political affiliation, union membership, or veteran status.
The only exception to this policy is for religious organizations that are exempt from laws that prohibit such discrimination.
Once you have your free or heavily discounted Nonprofit Microsoft licensing, you then need to do something with it. This will be different for every organization, but will most likely include one or more of the following:
- Migrate your existing email to the Office 365 cloud
- Deploy the latest Microsoft Office desktop applications to your computers (Word, Outlook, etc.)
- Establish a team intranet site using SharePoint Online
FLYONIT being a Microsoft Partner can help you with this setup & can provide your nonprofit organization with some extremely powerful tools for an extremely small investment.
So get started with discounts and donations from Microsoft products & services.
For any other enquiry call us on 1300 359 664.
*Microsoft reserves the right to grant or deny an organizations application or participation at any time, for any reason, and to supplement or amend these eligibility guidelines at any time without notice. Selections are made at Microsoft’s sole discretion and are not subject to external review.
Questions about nonprofit offers?
For questions related to eligibility, accessing offers in the Nonprofit Portal or technical support in the Nonprofit Portal, please give us a call at 1300 359 664 Or submit an inquiry form below and one of our Microsoft expertise will contact you shortly.