About our partnership with TechSoup


TechSoup equips changemakers with transformative technology solutions and skills they need to improve lives globally and locally. Whether you have resources to give or solutions you need to get, TechSoup facilitates the exchange. A trusted partner for nearly three decades, TechSoup provides both the digital platforms and in-person experiences that enable people to work together toward a more equitable world. 


techsoup global network

Connecting Up 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. 

Connecting Up have been a partner of TechSoup since 2007, and together we have delivered over $500 million in technology donations to over 22,000 Australian and New Zealand not-for-profits and charities.

In partnership with TechSoup, Connecting Up deliver a number of programs to assist not-for-profits in the Asia Pacific region:

Connecting Up Donations
Launched in 2007 as DonorTec, Australian not-for-profits can access donated and discounted software from Microsoft, Cisco, Symantec, Flickr, GiftWorks, Bytes of Learning, SAP, Citrix, Mailshell, SlideRocket and Telosa. Request technology donations »

TechSoup New Zealand
TechSoup New ZealandIn 2008, Connecting Up and TechSoup launched TechSoup New Zealand, giving New Zealand charities and voluntary welfare organisations access to the technology donations their Australian counterparts were already enjoying. Over 5,000 New Zealand charities have benefited from this program since inception.
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TechSoup Asia
TechSoup Asia technology donations for Asian charitiesLaunching in 2011, TechSoup Asia is the latest member of the TechSoup Global network. TechSoup Asia is a collaboration between TechSoup Global, Hong Kong Council of Social Services and Connecting Up, delivering technology donations to charitable organisations in Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, and Thailand.
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NetSquaredNetSquared is a global community using technology for social change. Connecting Up support the development of NetSquared communities in Australia and New Zealand.
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NGOsource   Whether you seek to help organisations in a specific part of the world, want to reduce costs, or simply have an interest in expanding your giving, NGOsource can streamline your international grantmaking process.

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