Microsoft for Nonprofits

Last updated 3 months ago

Office 365 is a global offering from Microsoft for NGOs and nonprofits. Office 365 is the best in-class cloud-based productivity and collaboration tools of Microsoft.

Office 365 Nonprofit provide two types of plans for small and mid-sized nonprofits.

1.Bussiness Essentials - Office 365 Business Essentials for NGOs. It is best for small & mid-sized NGOs and nonprofits. In this plan nonprofits can take benefits of email, cloud based file-storage and sharing, web-conferencing with instant messaging, audio, and HD video, and other services. This plan doesn't include Office applications.

2.Business Premium - Office 365 Nonprofit Business Premium is available at ₹ 200.00 user/month. This plan include Office desktop applications, email, cloud based file-storage and sharing, web conferencing with instant messaging, audio, and HD video, and other services.

Eligibility:

  • Nonprofit must have a BigTech validation token.

  • Organizations must be registered societies, trusts, or Section 8 (formerly Section 25) companies.

  • As this is global offering, organizations must hold a valid registration under the Foreign Contribution Regulations Act (FCRA).

Steps for Office 365 Nonprofit Registration:

  • Select Country and click “Continue”.

  • Click Continue for accepting ‘Anti-Discrimination Policy’.

  • Fill information regarding your organization.

  • Enter your organisation address and click next.

  • Put your organization IT PAN and click next.

  • Create your user ID.

  • Your User ID is now created, save the details for future reference.

  • Your registration is completed. It will take 20 business days to get completed from Microsoft end.