Microsoft Corp. increased its cash and software donations in fiscal year 2008 to $498 million, a bump of 15 percent, according to the company.
In 2007, Redmond, Wash.-based Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) donated $432 million in cash and software.
Those figures include the company’s matching awards for donations made by its employees.
Microsoft’s fiscal year runs from July 1 through June 30.
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