Blog Category - Connecting Up News

Bendigo Telco

Expanding Our Offering into Telco Territory

Posted on 24/07/17 by Sam Lloyd
We are very excited about our latest Discount Partner because it represents a whole new area of service we can provide to charities and NFPs - Fixed Line Phone and Sim-Only Mobile services through the community-conscious Bendigo Telco.

Are you ready to become a better fundraiser?

Posted on 28/06/17 by Sam Lloyd
Fundraising is such a core component of what we do as NFPs. There are many ways to do it, but we can all agree that becoming better fundraisers will have an impact on every aspect of our organisation. We have recently brought on another new Discount Partner focused on exactly that:           
New Discount Partner - I Do My Own PR

Now You Can Say "I Do My Own PR"

Posted on 27/06/17 by Sam Lloyd
While a public relations campaign can be an incredible boost to your fundraising efforts, the reality is that most NFPs simply can't afford the agency fees involved. That's why we are particularly excited about one of our latest Discount Partners:
Strategic Grants

Connecting Up welcomes Strategic Grants

Posted on 08/05/17 by Mathan Allington
Connecting Up are pleased to welcome Strategic Grants officially into the technology discounts program, through exclusive discounts to their leading grants management solutions.

Microsoft Cloud Services for NFP's: Dynamics 365, Enterprise Mobility and Power BI.

Posted on 14/11/16 by Lauren Forster
You may have noticed in our newsletters and blog last month, that Microsoft have made Azure credits available to eligible NFP organisations. I wanted to let you know that as well as Office 365 and Azure, you may also be eligible for other Microsoft Cloud Services such as Dynamics 365, Enterprise Mobility and Power BI.

Innovation Box: Take it to the world!

Posted on 08/11/16 by Sean
Innovation Box: Take it to the World, held as part of South Ausralia’s October Open State festival, delivered a day of technology innovation and impact aimed at not-for-profit organisations, startups, entrepreneurs, businesses, students and those seeking new, innovate solutions to address the complex challenges of the future.
We Love Customer Support

Customer Service Week - October 3-7

Posted on 07/10/16 by Mathan Allington
This week at Connecting Up we celebrated our amazing Customer Support team, who help the not-for-profit community across Australia and New Zealand via phone, email, social media and in-person at events. Click below for a few photos and profiles of our amazing team and celebrations, and feel free to leave any appreciative comments below the post.

Microsoft Azure credits now available to eligible not-for-profit organisations

Posted on 29/09/16 by Mathan Allington
Microsoft Philanthropies have this week announced they are making Microsoft Azure available to eligible not-for-profit organisations with an offer of USD$5,000 in credits per year.

New Connecting Up website on the way!

Posted on 14/09/16 by Sean
Connecting Up are excited to announce that a brand new website will soon be released! Based on feedback from customers and partners, Connecting Up has been working hard to make significant changes and improvements to the existing website to enhance the overall Connecting Up experience.

Improvements to discounts program

Posted on 18/07/16 by Mathan Allington
We’ve recently gone through some organisational changes at Connecting Up, and we hope you’re starting to notice some improvements to the Discounts program. We’ve beefed up our Business Development team to provide more vendors, more products and more discounts!