United Kingdom : Technology Trust
tt-exchange (formerly CTXchange) is the IT donation programme of Technology Trust (formerly CTT). Technology Trust empowers British charities through the effective use of technology. It provides services in the following areas: online fundraising, email marketing and cloud solutions.
Technology Trust is a charity and social enterprise with a mission to demonstrate how the effective use of technology can improve the effectiveness and efficiency of charities and voluntary organisations. Technology Trust was one of the first partners in the TechSoup Global Network, joining in 2005 with a pilot for distributing Cisco donations, and launched their donations platform in July 2006.
Technology Trust is a specialist, independent and impartial organisation. It focuses mainly on the provision of a wide range of products and services including Donated Products, used to increase charities’ efficiency in many of their core areas of activity:
- Fundraising - including Supporter Care & Trading
- Finance and IT
Technology Trust's email marketing service - tt–mail - distributes nearly 2 million messages per month and has overturned the sector’s traditional love of direct mail and demonstrated the efficiency and effectiveness of electronic communications, while their growing payments portfolio – including tt-terminal - provides a range of solutions that specifically address the needs of charities’ fundraising operations.