TCN Charity Outreach
Microsoft celebrates the relentless spirit of the Technical Recognition Award winners by helping them further improve the world through charitable contributions made on their behalf. Since the inception of the Technical Recognition Awards in 2007, our honorees have directed millions of dollars to charities worldwide. Microsoft's technical community takes great pride in this significant and ongoing record of giving.
TOTAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO-DATE: $8.8 Million
"It's one more additional element of Microsoft and its employees being good citizens in the community, and really being involved in the community."
Scott Wiltamuth, Visual C# Team, 2007 Outstanding Technical Achievement
"Microsoft has long provided its employees opportunities to give back to our communities in ways that can have a wide reaching impact. Receiving this award for my work on COM (DCOM) was a great honor and allowed me to contribute generously to causes that are deeply meaningful to me and my family."
Craig Wittenberg, COM (DCOM) Team, 2011 Outstanding Technical Achievement