The Cristina Foundation is a nonprofit organization that matches donated computer
equipment with needy schools and nonprofit organizations around the world.
- About the Cristina Foundation
The National Cristina Foundation is a nonprofit organization that matches donations of
computer equipment with needy schools and nonprofit organizations around the world.
- Our History
The National Cristina Foundation has been helping equipment donors and non-profit recipients for over 20 years!
- Why We Created NCF
The National Cristina Foundation was created by Yvette Marrin and David Bruce McMahan in 1984.
- Ongoing Commitment
This outlines our Core Values and Primary Goals regarding the reuse of computer equipment to promote training.
- Cristina McMahan
Learn more about our spokesperson Cristina McMahan, the inspiration for the Cristina Foundation...
- Our Co-Founders
Learn more about NCF Co-founders David Bruce McMahan and Yvette Marrin...
- Our Work
Read about way that donated equipment can be reused to improve lives.
The National Cristina Foundation is proud to support a computer donation program to help America's heroes enter the workforce...
- Voices From The Field
Here are some recent examples of National Cristina Foundation partner organizations and schools that have benefited from donated computers and related technology...
- What Donors Have To Say
Cristina Foundation donors speak out about the donation process and making a difference in the lives of people in their local communities....
- Cristina Connections
Starting as a full-color print magazine over 8 years ago, Cristina Connections has morphed through the years first as website and now a monthly newsletter sent to thousands of recipients all over the world. Read some of our back issues and signup fo
- Our Team
The executive team of the National Cristina Foundation...
- Board of Directors
The National Cristina Foundation Board of Directors are a tremendous resource of
knowledge and consistently provide valuable direction for the work of the Foundation...
- Circle of Advisors
As the official civic outreach program of CompTIA (Computing Technology Industry Association), the 17 members of the CompTIA Board of Directors serve as a Circle of Advisors for the Foundation.
Continuing to expand from its original five members, CompTIA has more than 22,000 member companies in over 100 countries around the world; and serves as the voice of the world’s $1 trillion-plus Information Technology (IT) industry.
National Cristina Foundation, Inc. ("NCF") recognizes that the privacy of users of its website is of the utmost importance...
Permission is granted to visitors to this web site to use NCF guides and publications, without changes, subject to the following restrictions...
- Core Technologies & Relationships
The National Cristina Foundation is proud to be associated with the following organizations
and technologies. They have been instrumental in the development of this site and the
work we do with our donors and non-profit recipients.
- Donate Today!
You have the power to increase the untapped potential of people who have special needs. National Cristina Foundation accepts donations from individuals and corporations alike.
- Donation Process
A general outline describing the process the Cristina Foundation employs to match donated
equipment to its many non-profit recipients.
- Donation Requirements
Learn what equipment you can donate to the National Cristina Foundation for it to be placed
effectively with a non-profit recipient.
- Reuse and Recycling
Reuse and Recycling are critical stages that must be addressed in the life cycle of
computers. Donations of Computers for Reuse helps the environment.
- PC Requirements
Learn the requirements to donate computers and related technology to the national Cristina Foundation
- Mac Requirements
NCF considers a Macintosh desktop computer with the following components a Full System...
- Benefits of Donating
Donations of used computers and peripherals can help both donors and recipients.
- Corporate Non-Profit Locator
Want to link to the Non-Profit Locator from your corporate sustainability page? Make this
exciting tool your own with a customized landing page complete with partnership text and
your corporate logo.
- Making a large assisted donation...
Large donations whether they be corporate or not sometimes require a little extra help. The
National Cristina Foundation has been assisting with the donation process for over 25
years. Send us an email with an inventory spreadsheet and one of o
- Online Grant Application
If you are a 501c3 registered non-profit, you can sign up today! Becoming a Cristina Foundation partner will give you access to a wealth of benefits, all free of charge.
- Application FAQs
Answers to frequently asked questions about becoming a National Cristina Foundation partner.
- Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to many of the most frequently asked questions about the National Cristina
Foundation and the donation process.