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AFTRR Members Demonstrate Collective Impact

The full impact of AFTRR as an alliance focused on sharing best practices and resources recently came to light in a wonderful holiday story.  A new addition to the AFTRR family, Delaware’s New Castle Prevention Coalition (NCPC) and its Executive Director William Mayer, recently posted
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HUD Expands ConnectHome Project – Potential for AFTRR Collaboration

On July 15, 2016 the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Julian Castro, announced in conjunction with Comcast an expansion of the availability of low-cost broadband services to eligible HUD households within Comcast’s entire service area footprint. This effort is an expansion
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Alliance For Technology Refurbishing and Reuse Founded

AFTRR is Born On June 1 and 2, 2016, representatives from seven nonprofit refurbishers along with representative from the National Cristina Foundation established the Alliance for Technology Refurbishing and Reuse (AFTRR).  Meetings were held over the two days at the Kramden Institute
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2015, It's time for giving. #GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday National Cristina Foundation is proud to support ‪#‎GivingTuesday‬! Non-profits all across the country are in need of technology and you can help by donating your gently used equipment today. Use our Non-Profit Locator to search for organizations in your area, check out
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Google OnHub Teardown by iFixit

Google OnHub Teardown

Great breakdown (literally) of Google’s new OnHub device. Here at NCF, we love iFixit and that reviewers are finally taking into consideration not only the issue of “repairability” but also recycling issues at the product’s end of life. TL;DR = We LOVE Google,
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100 Computers for 100 Days of Summer Campaign

100 Computers for 100 Days of Summer Campaign

The National Cristina Foundation, PC Renew of Rockland County NY (www.pcrenew.org) and the Electronic Access Foundation of Hillsborough NJ (www.e-access.org) utilized their collective efforts to sponsor two computer distribution events in the NY and NJ areas. The campaign, entitled &#
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Initiative Leaders

BMO Capital Markets Launches Technology Donation Initiative

BM Capital Markets recently launched the following press release… In keeping with BMO’s core values and commitment to corporate responsibility, BMO Capital Markets has launched a new program to donate used computers and related technology equipment to non-profit organizati
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EAF is Working to End the Digital Divide

Please check out this great nonprofit computer refurbishing program in NJ. If you would like to contribute to similar programs near you, please go to www.donatetechnology.com to search for a local program. Its easy and you will be doing a great service.
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Nancy Jo Craig’s Lifetime Achievement Award

A well-deserved award to this wonderful NCF partner!
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