Resources-Tech

The Systems and Communications Team recommends these resources that offer Non-profit pricing to UMC organizations. These vendors provide significant savings over retail stores and provide resources dedicated to non-profit sales and sales support. They cannot be purchased for individuals and must be registered for non-profit use. Some vendors may offered limited individual discounts to users.

Please contact us with questions or for assistance in choosing or working with these vendors.

Techshop
www.techshopministry.org
Techshop  offers a selection of charity priced and discounted software for churches from United Methodist Communications (UMCom).
Product and Order information: 888.346.3862
All others: 615.742.5400
Order or products: csc@umcom.org
Web Support: websupport@umcom.org
Magazine Subscriptions: subscriptions@umcom.org

CDW
www.cdw.com/umc
CDW is a vendor that provides a full catalog of charity and discount priced software and hardware from almost any vendor. They have an extensive team of sales and support staff that can answer any technical questions you may have. You will need a user account to view discounted pricing when browsing the site.
Contact: Sean Howrigon or call toll free 877.811.5749

Dell
www.dell.com/umc
Dell has teamed up with United Methodist Churches “to ensure that UMC affiliates receive the best proving on all products from Dell.” Dell provides heavily discounted hardware and services and can provide software, though it is not their specialty.
Contact Dell by phone or email

Consistent Computer Bargains
www.ccbnonprofits.com/
Consistent Computer Bargains is a vendor that provides a well-rounded catalog of charity and discoun-priced software and hardware from almost any vendor. They seem to be particularly geared to church and ministry sales.

Apple
www.apple.com
Apple provides the Western North Carolina Conference and its churches with a 5% discount for equipment and software purchased by the church, for church use. If you are interested, please contact your local store, to set up a business account and arrange for your discount. Find your local Apple store at http://www.apple.com/retail/storelist/