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.

Discounted Adobe and Microsoft Office training now available through tt-exchange

– 3rd February 2015 – Charities can now access discounted Adobe and Microsoft Office training and certification from Prodigy Learning, an award-winning provider of IT learning and certification solutions. Eligible UK charities can choose from a range of certified training programmes through Tech Trust’s tt-exchange donation programme. “We’re delighted to be working with Tech Trust to provide training and certification for charities,” said Craig Bewley, Director of Prodigy Learning. “Building and strengthening their skills in Adobe and Microsoft is a terrific way for charities to increase their IT skills and become more creative.” “Together with Prodigy Learning, we can help UK…
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Success Story: TwentyTwenty

TwentyTwenty is a small charity working across the two counties of Leicestershire and Rutland. Their aim is to help young people develop self-belief, self-worth and motivation, whilst gaining academic qualifications and work skills that will lead to finding and keeping good jobs. The charity is less than a decade old, but is making a substantial on-going impact on the communities it serves. Joanna Burrows is the Community Fundraiser there. “We’re an educational charity that works with the most disadvantaged young people in our region,” she says. “Last year we helped 400  young people to get qualifications, and 90% of those went…
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