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Computer Donation Question? #280902
05/20/08 10:32 AM
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Mohave_Steve Offline OP
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Hello All,

I recall seeing a post quite some time back regarding the donation of used computers & parts for the school.

I have been looking and cannot find the thread. Does anyone have any info on this?

We have a stack of retired PC's that we would like to donate if they are needed and it would be practical to ship them.

Also, if you have any tips on shipping they would be appreciated.

Please email me at : stephen_gregg(at)co.columbia.wa.us

Thanks

Steve

Re: Computer Donation Question? [Re: Mohave_Steve] #280903
05/20/08 10:49 AM
05/20/08 10:49 AM
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What is actually easier to do is break them down into components and ship without the cases. Cases with PS's are relatively cheap here 50 US. And shipping the components is much cheaper, we do it this way for computers donated to schools here in Toledo.

Re: Computer Donation Question? [Re: dabunk] #280909
05/20/08 11:59 AM
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Dangriga, BELIZE
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what kind of PC's are they?


Re: Computer Donation Question? [Re: belizegial] #280981
05/20/08 06:15 PM
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Mohave_Steve Offline OP
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They are a mix of Pentium class PC's. Most of them are at least 4-5 years old.

Re: Computer Donation Question? [Re: Mohave_Steve] #280983
05/20/08 06:30 PM
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I'm pretty sure the San Pedro High School can use them and would be very grateful!
A teacher there contacted me about a month or so ago about trying to find some so they could have a second computer lab.
I'll e-mail her directly and let you know. I’ll also PM you with her contact information.
Can they have first dibs on them if they do need them? ;-)

Re: Computer Donation Question? [Re: denverdan] #281012
05/20/08 10:31 PM
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Holy Cross school is also looking for computers for their computer lab that is right now being built.


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Re: Computer Donation Question? [Re: ScubaLdy] #281013
05/20/08 10:54 PM
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do you think they would be interested in a printer, I just replaced mine but there is nothing wrong with it except that it needs ink cartridges. I will hopefully be moving there this June if all goes according to plan. I can bring it down with the rest of my stuff if anyone needs it. let me know, It is a HP I am not sure of the exact model # but I can find out easy enough if someone needs it


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Re: Computer Donation Question? [Re: cherylvalentine] #281015
05/20/08 10:57 PM
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Bring it down....someone or an organization can surely use it!


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Re: Computer Donation Question? [Re: Loansum-Al K] #281057
05/21/08 09:59 AM
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I have some ink for a Canon printer, BJC - S300.

If anyone can use them, please let me know and I will happily give them to you.



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