Transamerica Donates Retired Computers to Close Digital Divide

February 10, 2021

PCs for People to Refurbish, Recycle 350 Devices for Low-Income Families Baltimore, MD – PCs for People – Maryland and the Aegon Transamerica Foundation have teamed up to bolster efforts to close the digital divide in Maryland.  Transamerica will donate its retired computers and technology to PCs for People’s e-waste … Read More

PCs for People Connects to Illinois with New Partnerships and Executive Director

October 7, 2020

PCs for People was recently awarded a $1.45 million grant from the Illinois COVID-19 Response Fund to launch a multi-pronged digital inclusion, workforce development, and community equity initiative in the Greater East St. Louis or Metro East area of southern/southwestern Illinois.  PCs for People Metro East is launching in partnership with several local organizations: the Illinois … Read More

400 Computers for La Plata County Kids to be Distributed August 6

July 23, 2020

Denver, CO – COVID-19 was the catalyst that brought together representatives from Alpine Bank, the Boys & Girls Club of La Plata County, United Way, the Durango Education Foundation, the Durango School District 9-R and the nonprofit PCs for People.  In response to the digital divide that impacted area families … Read More

Solving home tech access for Missouri will yield national rewards

July 13, 2020

By Tom Esselman, Executive Director of PCs for People Kansas City When it comes to national rankings, the state of Missouri is in the top ten for natural environment and affordability. But the COVID-19 crisis shined a light on where Missouri is far behind when compared to other states: internet … Read More

Employee Highlight – Dani

July 7, 2020

Daniel “Dani” Valentin | Regional Sales Executive (Cleveland) If there’s only one thing you might already know about Dani Valentin, our Regional Sales Executive in Cleveland, it just might be his appreciation for Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson. “His mentality of being the hardest-working person in the room,” Dani remarked, “I … Read More

PCs for People Expands to Baltimore, MD

July 7, 2020

Twenty-two percent of Baltimoreans live below the poverty level. More than 60% of children working to overcome academic challenges in city public schools do not have computers in their homes and lack access to high-speed internet. Gary Bonner, PCs for People Baltimore Executive Director, and his team are committed to … Read More

Connecting for Good Joins PCs for People

June 22, 2020

Kansas City, MO – PCs for People announced today that as of June 1, 2020 Kansas City nonprofit Connecting for Good officially became a PCs for People organization. The newly formed partnership will combine the unique strengths of both organizations to promote digital inclusion and heal the nation’s digital divide. … Read More