From Microsoft


In conjunction with the launch of Windows 10, our Corporate Partner, Microsoft, has announced the quest to find one global nonprofit that is upgrading the world to award a $500,000 prize, and you get to choose!

When you vote for Enactus, you are empowering more than 70,500 university students across 36 countries who are improving the lives of nearly 2 million people around the world!

How to Vote...

Voting Begins: 29 July 2015

You can vote by each of these methods once per day!

  • Twitter: Tweet mentioning @enactus and hashtags #vote and #UpgradeYourWorld
  • Instagram: Post tagging @enactus and hashtags #vote and #UpgradeYourWorld
  • Facebook: Visit this Facebook post from Windows. (http://on.fb.me/1JS8oFB). Comment by tagging @enactus #vote #UpgradeYourWorld.

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Enactus Upgrades your World

Through more than 4,900 community empowerment projects like these, Enactus students have the opportunity to upgrade the lives of nearly 2 million people. An additional $500,000 from Microsoft would help impact the lives of more students and the people they serve.

  • India

    An Enactus team trains women entrepreneurs to manufacture and market smokeless cookstoves, saving households from dangerous levels of carbon monoxide.

  • United States

    Enactus students from Hawaii work with cacao farmers in the Ivory Coast of Africa to utilize waste cacao husks to create fertilizer and boost production.

  • Morocco

    An Enactus team empowers those in need to become entrepreneurs with an innovative and scalable system that provides clean drinking water.

  • Ireland

    Enactus students combat loneliness and provide added income for the elderly by helping them rent rooms in their homes to dependable students in need of housing.

Help Spread the Word

Thank you for taking action to make the world a better place by voting daily. Now, share this wonderful opportunity with your network.


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I set a reminder 2 #vote in Microsoft #UpgradeYourWorld daily bc @Enactus students empower nearly 2 million people each year. Will you?

Help @Enactus win $500,000 in Microsoft #UpgradeYourWorld contest. #Vote daily with a tweet just like this one.


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Help Enactus empower more students and the people they serve by posting on http://on.fb.me/1JS8oFB. Tag Enactus and post “I #vote for Enactus to #UpgradeYourWorld.” Together, we are making a better world.