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Google for Nonprofits program launches in Australia

Posted on 13/10/14 by Ryan Jones
These include: Ad Grants provides a $10,000 grant for organisations to raise awareness and target new audiences online through Google advertising. YouTube for Nonprofits offers premium features... Read More

#GivingTuesday 2013 Case Study: Polyglot Theatre

Posted on 02/10/14 by Rebecca Chew
Polyglot Theatre raised over $20,000 for our end of year fundraising appeal in 2013. The appeal raised almost 50% more than our target due to two factors that bolstered the appeal. The first was... Read More

October events: Database management, crowdfunding, storytelling and more

Posted on 30/09/14 by Sakina Vohra
Webinars 2 Oct: Webinar: Best practice strategies to clean up and maintain your database: Do you know what condition the data in your database is in? Join us in this webinar and learn how to... Read More

What makes a good digital story?

Posted on 25/09/14 by Ben Teoh
Storymakers 2014 is a global campaign by our international partner, TechSoup Global. The campaign is designed to help not-for-profit organisations around the world to use the power of storytelling... Read More

5 Hootsuite features every user should know

Posted on 23/09/14 by Ben Teoh
Keeping track of your not-for-profit's social media accounts can get tricky and if you want to save time trying to manage it all, then a good third-party tool like Hootsuite could be the key to... Read More

A closer look: Microsoft Software Assurance

Posted on 11/09/14 by Ben Teoh
Wondering what “includes Software Assurance” means on some of the Microsoft products we have available? If donated software sounds like a great idea, Software Assurance is the icing on the cake.... Read More

Connecting Up Conference 2015 – Call for speakers open

Posted on 09/09/14 by Ben Teoh
Being held on 27-29 May at the Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide with the theme “Empowering Communities in the Information Age” We are currently looking for speakers who understand the needs of... Read More

Calling all IT suppliers! Get recognised for your work with not-for-profit organisations

Posted on 09/09/14 by Ben Teoh
This new service from Connecting Up is designed to help not-for-profit organisations find the IT support they need from IT suppliers who understand the sector and have worked with similar... Read More

#GivingTuesday2014 - Choose to Give

Posted on 02/09/14 by Tori Jaffer
#GivingTuesday falls on December 2, 2014 and kicks off the annual giving season. We are encouraging each and every Australian to give the way they choose and to who they feel passionately for.... Read More

September events: Hootsuite, social media online course, suppliers directory

Posted on 28/08/14 by Sakina Vohra
Webinars 3 Sept: FREE webinar: Connecting Up technology donations program overview: Register today for this free webinar and learn all about Connecting Up’s technology donation and discount... Read More

Learn, share and win with digital storytelling and #Storymakers2014

Posted on 25/08/14 by Ben Teoh
TechSoup Global’s annual digital storytelling challenge brings an opportunity for not-for-profit organisations to learn from each other in a series of interactive events, resource sharing and a... Read More
Discounted infrastructure as a service

Move to the cloud with our new discounted Infrastructure as a Service platform

Posted on 22/08/14 by Ryan Jones
What is infrastructure as a service? The infrastructure for IaaS is a server. Instead of buying a server outright, as many organisations have done in the past, you can now buy access to an... Read More

Change the way you copy and paste with these quick tips

Posted on 20/08/14 by Ben Teoh
If you have ever had to collaborate on a document with people using different document editors or pulling information from other sources, you’re probably familiar with the problem of formatting.... Read More

3 ways your not-for-profit mobile app can engage your audience

Posted on 15/08/14 by Ben Teoh
In 2014, we’re seeing mobile technology jump forward in leaps and bounds and if we take a step back from our day-to-day Facebook updates and photos of food on Instagram, we can see that what we’re... Read More

Introducing the Connecting Up Suppliers Directory!

Posted on 28/07/14 by Ben Teoh
For the past 7 years, we’ve been connecting the not-for-profit sector with donated and discounted IT software and products from IT companies wanting to support the work of the sector – but we know... Read More

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