Rules, Eligibility and Restrictions

  • Quantity: Organizations may request one of each Ushahidi product per fiscal year (July 1 to June 30).
  • Budget: Organizations with annual operating budgets of $500,000 or less are eligible for products in this program.
  • Nonprofits only: In order to participate in the TechSoup donation program, nonprofit organizations must be validated by TechSoup as an organization operating on a nonprofit basis for the public benefit. Organizations must also meet the individual eligibility requirements of specific donor partners to request product donations from those partners' donation programs
  • Organization types: All organization types are eligible for products in this program.
  • Terms of service: Organizations that request Ushahidi products must agree to any applicable terms of service.
  • Anti-discrimination policy: Organizations that advocate, support, or practice discrimination based on age, ethnicity, gender, national origin, disability, race, size, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic background are not eligible to participate in this program. Organizations must be willing and able to attest that they do not discriminate on any of these grounds in order to receive products in this program.
  • Case study: Recipient organizations must be willing and able to provide information to Ushahidi for the purposes of creating a case study or testimonial on this program.
  • Product distribution:
    • Products will be distributed under this program to qualifying organizations only, not to individuals.
    • Recipient organizations may not transfer or resell Ushahidi products.