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laptops

GlobalFoundries

1,000 Decommissioned Laptops Find Second Useful Life Helping Charities and Schools GlobalFoundries had a problem to solve. How could 1,000 decommissioned laptops be used to advance science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education? National Cristina Foundation helped provide
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Heroes Deserve Help

Critical Support for Men and Women of the Military Transitioning into Civilian Life “Being a part-time student and part-time in the workforce had made things a bit stressful for me,” says Joyce Tagashira. “I was determined to stay at school to become a registered nurse, but time and m
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Carroll Center for the Blind

Each morning, Christine Diaz jumps on the commuter rail from Norwood, Massachusetts to South Station, transfers to Red Line, and ultimately hops on a bus to get to her job at Somerville Hospital. She works at the front desk, assisting and escorting patients to where they need to go. S
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PCs for Refugees

PCs for Refugees Helps Empower Displaced Individuals in Arizona Simon was a bank manager when he had to flee. He is an ethnic Eritrean who couldn’t secure permanent legal status in Ethiopia. Displaced and in a completely new home in the Phoenix area, Simon had dreams of learning new s
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Howard's Healthy Choices

Howard’s Healthy Choices

Howard’s Healthy Choices has a mission to redirect, heal, educate and empower children and families, demonstrated through healthy eating, positive social interaction, mastery of age appropriate life skills, and community accountability. Its after-school programming is conducted to pro
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Shawsheen Valley Technical High School

Shawsheen Valley Technical High School

At Shawsheen Valley Technical High School in Billerica, Massachusetts, instructors include hands-on labs where the students can disassemble desktops and laptops in their training programs. National Cristina Foundation helps make that a reality.
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