Microsoft donate $100,000 to Red Cross Harvey relief, encourage others to follow suit
Tropical storm Harvey is still wreaking havoc in Texas, has displaced hundreds of thousands of people, killed at least 8 people and is estimated to have caused between $10 and $20 billion in damages. First responders have been cru...
Microsoft employees raised $142 million for 19,000 nonprofits around the world
Microsoft Philanthropies was formed just over a year ago. Since then, Microsoft and its employees have donated more than $650 million in cash, cloud services and software to nonprofits around the world. Mary Snapp, corporate vice ...
Microsoft says they will not make cash donations to Republican National Convention
Microsoft today revealed their plans for the 2016 Republican and Democratic National Conventions. Microsoft started working with national convention committees in 2000 with few principles and they will follow the same this year as...
Microsoft Will Be Providing A Minimum Of $1 Million In Donations To The Rescue And Recovery Effort In Nepal
We just reported that Microsoft is making all Skype calls to landlines and mobiles in and out of Nepal free of charge, with immediate effect. In addition to that, they are providing a minimum of $1 million in donations of cash, t...
Microsoft Is Donating Cutting-Edge Technology Worth 1 Million To U.S. Diplomacy Center
Microsoft today announced a $1 million in-kind contribution to build a high-tech interactive exhibit at the U.S. Diplomacy Center (USDC). The USDC will be a next-generation museum and education center that will showcase the import...
Microsoft Donates Software Worth $2 Million And 200 HP Stream Tablets On TODAY Show
Reid Downey, general manager of Microsoft’s New York District was on the TODAY show Friday as part of the program’s annual Holiday Toy and Gift Drive. Microsoft announced that they are donating $2 million in software to NBC-s...
Microsoft Surpasses $1 Billion In Total Company Annual Giving
Yesterday, Microsoft published the Microsoft 2014 Citizenship Report which highlights strong progress Microsoft made across the broad range of our citizenship commitments, including, for the first time, surpassing $1 billion in t...
Watch Joe Belfiore Taking The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge To Another Level
Following Satya Nadella , Steve Ballmer, Melinda Gates , Bill Gates, Xbox Chief Phil Spencer and Microsoft’s Chief Marketing Officer Chris Capossela, Joe Belfiore today took the ALS ice bucket challenge. As you can watch in the...
Microsoft To Donate Over $1 Billion To Help US School Districts Buy Windows devices
The ConnectED initiative will, within five years, connect 99 percent of America’s students to the digital age through next-generation broadband and high-speed wireless in their schools and libraries. The Federal Communications C...