Shopify has joined the tt-exchange programme

Eligible charities registered with the tt-exchange programme can now receive a year’s free access to the Shopify platform.

UK charities will now be able to set up and run their own online shops through donated one-year subscriptions with a saving of nearly 95% off the standard annual fee.

Securing Britain’s animal welfare champions with Bitdefender

The Hull and East Riding branch of the RSPCA has recently undertaken a complete overhaul of their internal IT systems thanks to donations arranged through the tt-exchange programme.

“The centre deals with rehabilitation and rehoming,” explains Alison Ripley, the branch’s General Manager. “We see cruelty, neglect and abandonment, but we try hard to play a preventative role rather than simply coming in after the event.”

Microsoft update on tt-exchange: same products, new names

Wondering why there’s no longer a reference to year or version information in Microsoft product names in the tt-exchange catalogue?

We’ve simplified the names, and you can now choose the specific year or version on Microsoft’s VLSC website when you’re downloading the software. Find out more in this article.

Success Story: facilitating learning with GoToMeeting

NICVA were able to access Citrix’s GoToMeeting software through the tt-exchange programme. To date, this has saved their users a total of 5,858 miles of travel to their building and allowed NICVA to offer more flexible training.
“Our mission remains the same… but now, we’re better equipped to inform our members.” – Ian Kelly.

£200 Eventbrite credit now available through tt-exchange

Eligible charities can now receive £200 in organiser ticketing fee credit to use on the Eventbrite ticketing platform.

Eventbrite provides a cost-effective, innovative ticketing platform and range of powerful tools that help event organisers manage, promote and sell out their charity events. The platform makes it easy for event goers to search for and buy tickets, and to share events online. Charities can use the platform to claim Gift Aid on ticket sales and donations.

Success Story: linking the UK and Uganda with Skype

Alongside Africa is a tiny charity: half a dozen people generally working from their homes in Kent to support an even smaller handful based across Uganda.

Adoption of Skype has addressed what has always been a huge challenge – and expense – for the charity: the practicalities of communication.