COVID-19 Resources for Business Support

The following is a list of resources available for businesses and individuals that are being offered as a response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. We are updating this list as we learn about more resources. 

COVID-19 Resources for Business Support  

NameFor-Profit BusinessesNon-Profit BusinessesCOVID-19 Response Businesses OnlyIndividuals (Direct)
Asana: COVID-19 Asana License SupportNoYesYesNo
Box: Free Box Business PlusYes, if existing customerYesYesNo
Comcast NBCUniversalNoNoNoYes
GoogleYesYesYesYes
MedalliaNoYesNoNo
New RelicYesYesYesNo
OktaYesYesYesNo
Oracle NetSuiteNoYesNoNo
PagerDutyYesYesYesNo
RingCentralYes, if existing customerYesYesNo
Salesforce.orgYes, if qualified              Yes, if qualifiedYesNo
SlackYes, if qualifiedYes, if qualifiedYesNo
TrelloYesYesYes Yes, must be an educator
Twilio.orgYes, if qualifiedYes, if qualifiedYesNo

Asana: COVID-19 Asana License Support

Asana would love to support nonprofits working in medical research and disaster response related to COVID-19. If your nonprofit is on the front lines of research & testing of COVID-19, they’d like to offer a free one year subscription to Asana Business for nonprofit organizations that are new or current Asana Basic customers. Free licenses to qualifying nonprofit organizations

Complete the COVID-19 Asana License Support form, and Asana will be in touch within 5 business days to let you know if your nonprofit qualifies to redeem this offer of free Asana licenses to support your team’s work. 

If you do not qualify for this program, then make sure to visit https://asana.com/nonprofit to apply for 50% off an annual premium or business tier plan.

Box: Free Box Business Plus to Nonprofits

Box makes it easy to access information from anywhere and collaborate with anyone to power how the world works together. Box is offering free Box Business Plus through the end of the year for nonprofits working on COVID-19 mitigation or response. Additionally, Box will provide unlimited licenses for current Box customers (over $5K) through April 10th. Box will continue to offer donated access for eligible nonprofits (10 seats, 100GB). Email: rapid-response@box.com and visit Box.org.

Comcast NBCUniversal: Internet Essentials Customers 

Comcast NBCUniversal has offered 60 days free to new Internet Essentials customers if you apply by June 30, 2020. After promotion, regular rates apply. 

For new and existing Internet Essentials customers, Comcast has increased the speeds to 25 Mbps downstream and 3 Mbps upstream. They have also opened small business and public Xfinity WiFi hotspots for all, announced no late fee penalties or non-pay disconnects for 60 days, lifted 1TB data plans for all for 60 days.

Additionally, any household with outstanding debt owed to Comcast may be eligible for Internet Essentials. Comcast is  waiving this qualification if you apply and are approved by 6/30/2020. After 6/30/2020, standard eligibility rules apply.

Google: Hangouts Meet

In March 2020, Google announced Hangouts Meet Premium features were launched to all G Suite editions until July 1, 2020. They made the advanced Google Meet video-conferencing capabilities available at no cost to all G Suite Basic, Business, Education, and Nonprofit customers. As of April 9, 2020, Google has extended this offer availability until September 30, 2020, to ensure businesses, organizations, and educators can continue their work during this crisis. Learn more here.

Medallia: Free Crowdicity for Nonprofits

To help nonprofits gain access to communities with their crowdsourcing tool, Medallia is offering Medallia Crowdicity, free for 6 months for all new nonprofit customers (501c3 or international equivalent). This offer includes out-of-the box templates so nonprofits can crowdsource actionable ideas from their community on how to engage volunteers, virtualize fundraisers, support their new remote workforce, and more. To learn more and access Crowdicity, please visit this link.

If you are a nonprofit tackling limited resources, fundraising, and social distancing requirements, contact Medallia about receiving Crowdicity at no cost. 

New Relic: COVID-19 Relief for Businesses 

New Relic is a San Francisco, California-based technology company which develops cloud-based software to help website and application owners track the performances of their services. New Relic has announced it is offering 90 days of free access to New Relic One to any new organization – nonprofits, for-profits, and governments – across the globe engaged in COVID-19 relief efforts with a specific public benefit. Sign up here.

Okta: Free Services for Businesses

Okta Identity Cloud provides software that helps companies manage and secure user authentication into modern applications. Developers can build identity controls into applications, website web services and devices. Any organization that is new to Okta can start using Okta Single Sign-On (SSO) and Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) for five applications for free for six months. Sign up here.

Oracle Netsuite: COVID-19 Relief for Businesses

Oracle NetSuite provides cloud software and services to manage nonprofit business finances, operations, and customer relations worldwide. Nonprofits of all sizes are eligible for a base donation of their nonprofit solution software with no-cost activation.

In response to COVID-19, Social Impact organizations can access Social Impact solutions for grant accounting, FASB reporting, nonprofit budgeting, and more. Every solution has special Social Impact pricing that is deeply discounted from their standard pricing. Oracle NetSuite is prioritizing the support of nonprofits working in the forefront of the virus as well as organizations most impacted by it. Learn more through their Free Product Tour.

PagerDuty: COVID-19 Relief for Businesses

PagerDuty is an American cloud computing company that produces a Software as a Service (SaaS) incident response platform for IT departments. PagerDuty.org is supporting organizations working across sectors and taking real-time action for good. For healthcare organizations on the front lines of COVID-19, PagerDuty offers 20 free licenses to your PagerDuty Team package for new and current healthcare customers (6-month term). In addition, any new customer will receive 6 new licenses with a PagerDuty Starter package. Learn more here. Nonprofits and B corps can access 10 free licenses through their ongoing Impact Pricing. 

RingCentral: COVID-19 Assistance Program

RingCentral technology enables effective communication and collaboration during COVID-19 for distributed and mobile teams and organizations while minimizing risks to health and safety. Has your organization been impacted by the pandemic? Are you an educator (K-12 or community college) facing closure due to COVID-19, or a healthcare provider, government entity, news media organization, or nonprofit fighting COVID-19? RingCentral is offering RingCentral Office free of charge. For existing customers and more information, visit RIngCentral COVID-19 Assistance Program.

Salesforce.org: COVID-19 Support

Salesforce is a customer relationship management solution that brings companies and customers together. Their integrated CRM platform gives all of your departments (including marketing, sales, commerce, and service) a single, shared view of every customer.

Through Health Cloud, Salesforce is offering free access for qualified emergency response teams, call centers, and care management teams for health systems affected by coronavirus. 

To help teams collaborate while employees are working from home, Quip Starter will be available for free to any Salesforce customer or nonprofit organization through September 30, 2020.

Slack: COVID-19 Support

Slack is a collaboration software company that provides businesses and organizations a secure virtual workspace for all communications, including voice and video calling, messaging, and integrated file sharing. Slack is supporting all nonprofits and other organizations carrying out critical COVID-19 relief efforts with free access to a Slack plan for three months. Apply here or

send an email to covid@slack.com to see how you qualify.

Trello: Free 12 month Subscription/Upgrade

Atlassian developed a visual collaboration tool, called Trello, for teachers and professors worldwide to plan coursework, collaborate with other faculty, and organize their classrooms. To support your digital classroom, Atlassian is providing a 12 month free subscription or upgrade to Trello Business Class for all teachers and instructors working in K-12 or higher education. 

Twilio.org: Kickstarter Credit

Twilio is a cloud platform used to connect you with your supporters, beneficiaries, and volunteers, anywhere in the world via voice, short message service (SMS), and video. Twilio.org is inviting social impact organizations (nonprofits, B Corps, social enterprises, and volunteer groups and companies working on communications) to sign up for the Impact Access program. You will receive a $500 kickstarter credit and other exclusive discounts on Twilio. The Impact Access program support encompasses Twilio technology, employees, the Impact Corps developer community, Twilio.org partners, and more. Learn more and sign up here.

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