An Important Update About the Emergency Broadband Benefit

December 21, 2021

Starting Dec. 31, 2021, the current Emergency Broadband Benefit program by the FCC will transition to the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP). This change comes after the passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act on Nov. 15, 2021. Overall, this is great news! While EBB was meant to be a … Read More

PCs for People’s 2021 Impact

December 2, 2021

What a year! Thank you to all who supported our mission and organization this year. 2021 was an interesting year, to say the least, one that came with no shortage of challenges. We continued to grow this year, working to increase our impact in all existing markets, as well as … Read More

Thank You

November 25, 2021

Today, we’d like to say “thank you.” Thank you to our dedicated team members who work every day to fulfill our mission of providing devices, internet, and education to all.   Thank you to our generous donors who believe and invest in the power of our model to solve the … Read More

PCs for People St. Paul is Awarded MOHR’s Outstanding Disability Employer Award

November 17, 2021

(This post is adapted from the Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR) website award announcement here.) To recognize the valuable role that organizations play in employing people with disabilities, the Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR) announces 11 winners for its Fifth Annual Outstanding Disability Employer Awards. They … Read More

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