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