What You Can Do About Ransomware

A ransomware attack that is called WannaCry has affected over 200,000 Windows PCs in 150 countries. And the attack continues. Malware can disable your IT (information technology) system until a ransom is paid. Here is more information about how you can protect your organization.

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What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Cloud Computing?

Cloud services have become very popular in recent years. However, when TechSoup surveyed NGOs around the world in 2012, we found that many NGOs didn't know much about cloud services. As a result, many NGOs we surveyed didn't use cloud services

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How to download and install your Microsoft Donation from the Volume Licensing Service Centre (VLSC)

You can use this guide if you have placed a Microsoft donation request through TechSoup Kenya, but aren't sure how to access your donations.

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Should You Upgrade to Windows 8.1? Questions to Consider

Windows 8.1 has a brand-new look and feel, so make sure it is right for your nonprofit or library

Good News! Microsoft Donations Are Available to Faith-Based Organisations

Faith-based NGOs can now receive Microsoft donations from TechSoup Kenya, as well as Office 365 for Nonprofits directly from Microsoft. This includes churches, synagogues and missions with a focus on worship and evangelism.

Donated Licenses of Microsoft Office 365 for Nonprofits

Increase productivity, reduce costs, and simplify your NGO’s IT management with Microsoft Office 365. Available through Microsoft to qualifying organisations, Office 365 provides you and your staff with web-based access to Office applications and your documents from anywhere.

Get Microsoft Office 365 here,

Are You Ready for Microsoft Office 365 for Nonprofits?

Find out if your organisation can benefit from moving to Office in the cloud 
Is your staff spread across several locations? Do you have a limited budget for IT support like installations and upgrades? Are your staff and volunteers requesting to work from personal devices, such as their smartphones or tablets? Your nonprofit organisation might be ready to migrate to the cloud.

Donations of Office Are Now Available

The latest version of Microsoft Office is here!

Eligible NGOs can now request Office Standard and Professional editions through the Microsoft Software Donation Program at TechSoup Kenya.

More Computers for Less Money?

You can build a computer center with fewer computers. Compared to typical arrangements, Windows MultiPoint Server (WMS) costs surprisingly less to adopt and maintain, saves electricity, and gives administrators group controls. For NGOs with many different missions, it’s helping people access technology . . . for much less.

Microsoft Offers Get Genuine Windows: Full Operating Systems Versions Now Available

Each year, millions of computer users worldwide find themselves out of compliance with software licensing because of software piracy or other licensing issues.

Guide to SQL Server Editions and Licensing

Guide to SQL Server Editions and Licensing

Guide to SQL Server Editions and Licensing
Explore the available editions of Microsoft SQL Server

Learn about the available editions of Microsoft SQL Server and the licensing requirements.

TechSoup Kenya Impact


Registered organisations

210.000.000 KES

saved by Kenyan Non-Profits


Products distributed



Autodesk Architecture, Engineering & Construction Collection, 1-Year Subscription

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Tableau Desktop Professional, 2-Year Subscription

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Project Server Device CAL

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Act Change Transform (Act!)

Act Change Transform (Act!) is a leading Kenyan not-for-profit, non-governmental organization involved in diverse development initiatives in Kenya.

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Food for the Hungary

Our staff have greatly benefitted from the TechSoup products especially Microsoft Office and Operating System. We have made savings of about 85% on the IT softwares.

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Action Africa Help International

I learnt about Techsoup’s Technology Donation Programme through a referral seven years ago while still working for an organization called Pathfinder International.

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