IMPACT OF YOUR DONATION

Impact Map

Browse the map to see some of the organizations and communities that have benefited from donations to InterConnection. You can type in your zipcode, state or city to find organizations that have benefitted in your area.


View InterConnection Computer Donations & Shipments in a full screen map

Who We Have Helped

Your donation helps non-governmental organizations around the world by providing high-quality refurbished desktop and laptop computers, creating opportunity through computer reuse.

 

Impact News

  • 12 Stellar Organizations Awarded Nonprofit Computer Grants - InterConnection’s Nonprofit Computer Grant Program provides computers to under-resourced nonprofit organizations across the country on a quarterly basis. This quarter, we received 110 applications and are distributing over 50 computers to 12 stellar orga... more »
Read more Impact News
  • InterConnection Laptops Empower African Youth - First Five Years and Beyond (FFYB), in Kent, WA received 7 laptops from InterConnection in February 2016 through the nonprofit computer grant program. First Five Years & Beyond (FFYB) empowers African parents with the tools, skills and resources as they s... more »
  • Scott County Emergency and Rescue Squad Uses Grant Computers to Coordinate Searches - Scott County Emergency and Rescue Squad in Oneida, Tennessee received 2 laptops in February 2016 through our grant program and we've received an update on how they've been using their computers! Scott County Emergency and Rescue Squad provides all emer... more »
  • Record 300 Million Pounds of Electronics Recycled through E-Cycle Washington - As an E-Cycle Washington Partner, we’re excited by the news that 300 million pounds of electronics have recently been recycled through the program. E-Cycle Washington, which started seven years ago, is a program created to provide a resource of informatio... more »
  • The Health Impacts of Improper Recycling - It is a well-known fact that electronics are made up of a long list of toxins such as lead and hexavalent chromium and other contaminants such as phthalates and brominated flame retardants. These substances cause health issues like cancer, brain swell... more »
  • Snake River Community Clinic Saves Lives With Refurbished Computers - The Snake River Community Clinic bought two computers from us recently to help support their free, non-profit clinic that serves low-income people who are uninsured or under-insured. These computers are helping save the lives of the disadvantaged people o... more »
  • Oregon Churches Thank InterConnection for Their New Computers - Two Oregon Churches have written thanking us for the computers they have bought from our nonprofit store. Our nonprofit store has provided thousands of computers and technology to nonprofits at a considerable discount, as we know what a difference access ... more »
  • Studio Samuel Foundation Uses Grant Computers to Teach Ethiopian Girls to Code - We have received an update from the Studio Samuel Foundation, an organization that received 6 laptops from InterConnection in October through our Computer Grant program thanks to your on-going donations. They are using the computers in their coding classe... more »
  • Mission-Africa Tanzania Uses InterConnection Computers in Rural Tanzania - Mission-Africa Tanzania recently used computers they bought from InterConnection to build computer labs in Tanzania in an effort to create sustainable change in under-served schools in Tanzania by helping to prepare students for further education.... more »
  • Your Donations Create Opportunity - We are thrilled that the laptops The Rescue Mission received have been so beneficial to helping those who need them most. It is in large part thanks to your on-going donations. We would not be able to provide affordable technology to crucial organizations... more »
  • InterConnection's Nonprofit Grant Program Awards 65 Computers to 9 Deserving Organizations - Every quarter InterConnection awards Computer Grants to nonprofit organizations around the country. InterConnection looks for organizations that have proven they deliver necessary and valuable services to underserved communities like technology training,... more »
  • Students & Staff at Manos Unidas Thrive with Addition of Donated Laptops - Last year at our Oktoberfest Celebration, InterConnection held a fundraiser to ship laptops to Peruvian special needs school Manos Unidas raising over $3,300. Manos Unidas serves approximately 50 children ages 3 to 24 years old directly affected by an int... more »
  • Peace Corps Volunteer Uses InterConnection Laptops in Mozambique - Peace Corps volunteer Drew Capone recently received laptops from InterConnection for his high school students at a school in Mabalane, Mozambique. Previously the school only had two very old desktop computers. Drew a member of the Peace Corps since Decemb... more »
  • Care Day 2015; a Huge Success - Last week InterConnection participated in the annual Care Day event at Bothell High School. Care Day is a community resource exchange providing important services for free, all in one convenient place for those who are struggling. Over 400 people attended... more »
  • Wildlife Conservationist Braided River Awarded InterConnection Laptop via TechSoup - InterConnection is pleased to announce that Braided River, a wildlife conservation organization, was chosen by TechSoup as one of the winners. Braided River was awarded a Dell Latitude E6410 Core i5 Laptop with Windows 7 and Microsoft Office from InterCo... more »
  • The 2015 eCycle Event Saves Over 25,000 Pounds of Electronics from the Landfill - The 2015 eCycle Event embodied what it means to live in one of the greenest cities in the country. Proclaimed as Seattle Electronics Reuse Day by Mayor Ed Murray, the 2015 eCycle Event at CenturyLink Field North Parking Lot had cars lining up as early as ... more »
  • Making a Difference in Port-au-Prince, Haiti - Parul, Valcourt and Kayla, three students at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, are working to bring laptops from InterConnection down to Haiti to help Haitian teenagers learn valuable life skills. The students are holding a campus-wide eCycle collection ... more »
  • InterConnection Donations Help Benefit Big-Brained Superheroes Club - The Big Brained Superheroes learn about digital logic, computers and how to build electric circuits. Recently the BBSC were able to order some laptops from InterConnection thanks to our nonprofit discount. These laptops are allowing youth to work on homew... more »
  • InterConnection Donates Much Needed Technology to AIDS Housing Association of Tacoma - InterConnection recently donated 3 desktop computers and 2 laptops to the AIDS Housing Association of Tacoma. The computers will be distributed amongst their three houses for clients to use, while the laptops will be used as mobile workstations for staff.... more »
  • Nonprofit Spotlight: The Learning Institute of Texas - The Learning Institute of Texas began as a New Life Community Center providing English, Spanish and Computer Classes. From there it became The Learning Institute of Texas with a mission to help international students improve their English fluency. The Lea... more »
  • InterConnection Receives Surprise in the Mail - Last week we received a wonderful surprise in the mail; an envelope. On the front of the envelope it reads: ... more »
  • InterConnection Launches International Computer Grant Program - InterConnection recently launched its International Grant Program, with an initial open application period for nonprofits in Colombia. After much success with the U.S. grant program, InterConnection decided to create the International Grant Program in ord... more »
  • InterConnection Awards Computer Grant to INK Artspace - INK Artspace was awarded a Spring quarter grant from InterConnection providing 10 desktop computers and 10 monitors allowing dozens of children each month to use computers to work on creative endeavors and expand their skillset and knowledge of creative c... more »
  • InterConnection Awards Computer Grant to Stonewall Youth - Stonewall Youth was awarded a Spring quarter computer grant from InterConnection providing 2 desktop computers, 2 monitors and 1 laptop, impacting over 200 youth a year; acting as a tool of empowerment and communication Each quarter InterConnection offe... more »
  • InterConnection Awards Computer Grant to Hope Creek Charitable Foundation - The Hope Creek Charitable Foundation was awarded a spring quarter grant from InterConnection providing 2 desktop computers, 2 monitors and 2 laptops impacting 150 volunteers and more than 500 people in need each month. Each quarter InterConnection offers ... more »
  • InterConnection Awards Computer Grant to Renton Youth Advocacy Center - The Renton Youth Advocacy Center received a spring quarter grant from InterConnection providing 2 desktop computers, 2 monitors and 5 laptops impacting almost 200 teenagers, with 4 or 5 students each day using the equipment. ... more »
  • Oso Landslide Victims Receive Donated Laptops from InterConnection - InterConnection donated three laptops to North Counties Family Services in Darrington to aid with the mudslide relief efforts. The laptops will be used by volunteers to collect information from people impacted by the disaster and keep track of aid distri... more »
  • InterConnection Donated a Full MultiPoint Computer Lab to the Public Pilot Library of Medellín - At the beginning of the year, InterConnection donated a 5-seat Multipoint Server System to the Public Pilot Library of Medellín for Latin America (Biblioteca Pública Piloto de Medellín para América Latina), Colombia. ... more »
  • MultiPoint Computer Lab donated to Escuela Agrícola San Pedro - In February InterConnection’s director, and María Eugenia Gallitelli, Latin America Outreach manager, traveled to San Pedro de Ycuamandiyu in Paraguay to personally donate a five seat Multipoint Server System to the Escuela Agrícola de San Pedro... more »
  • Boeing 747 Restoration Project - InterConnection donated parts to the Museum of Flight in Seattle to help restore the first 747 ever built. ... more »
  • InterConnection supports Local Job Creation and Training. - InterConnection donated computer equipment valued at $7,000 to the Work Force Development Center (WFDC). The computers will be used to support their new machine shop facility in Mukilteo and provide classroom training to youth from across the Puget Sound ... more »
  • NEW SMART PHONE & TABLET CERTIFIED DATA WIPE SERVICE - Smart phones and tablets are like computers, they store sensitive personal information including phone number, texts, photos, and contacts. This data must be securely destroyed before the device is reused which is why InterConnection launched a smart phon... more »
  • Happy New Year 2013 - Thank you for all your support. You helped make 2013 full of accomplishments, activities and growth. With your help, we have shipped more than 5,000 computers to organizations and underserved communities in need of technology. Over 1600 nonprofits receiv... more »

Focus Areas

 

Low-income families and students - we offer laptops and desktops to low-income families and students at at-cost prices.


Nonprofit organizations - Every month, more than 80 nonprofits receive computers from InterConnection.


Schools & Libraries - Donations to InterConnection helps us cut the average cost of setting up a computer lab in a school, library or community center by at least 70%.


Disaster Relief – InterConnection works with organizations such as NetHope, World Vision, Microsoft Community Affairs and others when natural disasters strike around the world in order to get the nonprofit IT infrastructure up and running locally.


Computer Grants - InterConnection donates high-quality refurbished equipment to eligible nonprofits 4 times a year.


International Impact

InterConnection has shipped more than 35,000 computers to NGOs, schools, libraries, community centers, etc. in 40 different Continents.

 

Filter by Continent: