are thousands of surplus of unneeded used or new or out dated computers,
Printers, Hard wares/Software and other Technological Items and accessories
in Banks, homes, Governments, private, universities, schools and
corporate offices in industrialized countries.
It is the intent of ACTLAP
to collect these surplus computers and upgrade them to a minimum
standard for the purpose of training and Internet access. Thus enabling
their wide use in Canada
Please note that Value of equipment is determined by
using the standard ACTLAP
Used Computer Evaluator as a guideline.
Computers for ACTLAP
Here To Donate Computers and Equipments) or
for ACTLAP is a unique Program, operating in partnership with the public,
private and volunteer sectors, that collects donated new, used computers and
refurbishes retired computer technology and distributes it to ACTLAP training
centres in Canada,
others are donated to Primary, Secondary and kindergarten schools, Public
libraries and universities in Africa and other developing countries with demand
for them, cost free, to these schools and public libraries.
it's creation in 1999 by ACTLAP in Canada, ACTLAP has collected a number of
computers from individuals, small business partners such as Dare Foods in Kitchener, ON Canada. Mejilla Chiropractic, with Dr. K. Klover and Dr. Mejilla based in
Mississauga, Ontario Canada. and Corporations such as LaPage a division of Henkel Canada Ltd.
in Mississauga, Ontario Canada
it all about
about a fundamental belief shared by ACTLAP with businesses and community
leaders, governments, educators and parents, that the future economic growth
will be based on how well we innovate, adapt to technological change, and take
advantage of opportunities to create jobs, self reliance and generate wealth
hence alleviating poverty.
about a concern that many youths, men and women do not have any or sufficient access to the tools necessary to succeed
in an information technology driven world, economy and society.
about addressing that concern by helping our youth get improved access to the
technology tools, in their learning environment, and by fostering the
development of career oriented technology skills in their daily lives.
about the creation of a culture of innovation to encourage our youth to develop
the critical science, computer and technology literacy skills required for a
about helping support a practical solution to put more computers into classrooms and to raise resources to help educators take full advantage
of the Information Highway and build contents.
the Computers for ACTLAP National Campaign makes sense for many good reasons.
However, you may not be aware of all of the benefits that result from being a
campaign supporter. In return for your support you can expect:
* To gain goodwill and recognition for your organization
through the use of the Computers for ACTLAP logo and support tag lines on
letterhead and in advertising your support of this worthwhile campaign to
clients, associates and the general public.
opportunity to turn a possible year liability into a valuable resource for
ACTLAP Literacy and Awareness initiatives.
assurance of donating to a nationally recognized initiative with legitimate
quality standards. The Program adds value to your donated equipment and ACTLAP ensuring
you that every computer provided to ACTLAP will be "classroom ready." Should a
donated computer malfunction there is no call back to the donor.
easy decision about how to donate with a reduced administration burden. Your
donated equipment is supporting a Program that assures equitable distribution to
the ACTLAP Training Centres, Local Schools and public libraries in these areas.
State, Provincial and/or national recognition of your company as a
"Supporter of the Computers for ACTLAP Program".
A Donation receipt may be available for your