Microsoft Philanthropies, created a year ago, on Thursday said it has contributed a total of over $10 million towards community development in India last year. This contribution includes both cash and technology investments to transform the way nonprofit organizations deliver impact in India, offer educational opportunities to newcomers, and extend support during humanitarian crises. Microsoft Philanthropies was created to bring the benefits of technology to people in need. Also Read - Windows 11 launch LIVE Updates: How to watch livestream, top announcements from MicrosoftAlso Read - Windows 11 will improve multi-monitor workflow; here's how
“As India moves on the path of becoming a digitally empowered society, at Microsoft we believe technology is a powerful force for improving people’s lives and solving India’s key challenges,” Microsoft India Associate General Counsel Madhu Khatri said in a statement.
“Cloud computing has emerged as a vital resource for addressing the world’s problems, helping fuel breakthroughs across the full-range of economic and social challenges. These technologies will help serve the mission of Microsoft Philanthropies to drive digital inclusion and empowerment in India and across the world,” Kahtri added. ALSO READ: Microsoft Windows 10 Creators Update available for early download on April 5; here s everything you need to know