A MAJOR MILESTONE REACHED THROUGH LAPTOPS FOR HOMELESS SUPPORT INITIATIVE

A Socialbox.biz blog post release by Alex (1st October 2017) London, the UK – SocialBox.Biz, a London-based technology social impact venture that harnesses the benefits of cloud solutions, donated technology, and cybersecurity for bettering the lives of thousands across the United Kingdom, this week excitedly announced they have officially reached their 150 donated laptop milestone towards … Continue reading A MAJOR MILESTONE REACHED THROUGH LAPTOPS FOR HOMELESS SUPPORT INITIATIVE

Socialbox.biz receives recognition for commitment to sourcing disused corporation laptops for disadvantaged people

A Socialbox.biz blog post update by Alex (27th July 2017) 2017 has been an incredible year thus far for Socialbox.biz with their national, as well as international recognition for their commitment to donating outdated corporate laptops to those in need. Passionate about acquiring laptops that are no longer needed, revamping them, and handing them over … Continue reading Socialbox.biz receives recognition for commitment to sourcing disused corporation laptops for disadvantaged people

SocialBox.Biz: promoting the importance of supply chains that are compliant with Green and Sustainability policies

A SocialBox.biz  blog post by Alex (17th May 2017) Our focus here at SocialBox.Biz is engaging with companies that have a complete supply chain focused on Green and Socially responsible policies. By helping firms to build up their environmental social governance profiles we want to promote companies that work towards the best possible solutions for the … Continue reading SocialBox.Biz: promoting the importance of supply chains that are compliant with Green and Sustainability policies

Improve your Corporate Governance program (and the whole community) just using old laptops in your office

SocialBox.biz is a London-based social impact startup, determined to use its technological expertise to better the lives of homeless individuals who need support finding jobs, elderly people living in isolation, and unaccompanied refugee minors. We collect outdated laptops and other electronic devices, install open source software and remove old data them to protect donors’ personal … Continue reading Improve your Corporate Governance program (and the whole community) just using old laptops in your office

Do companies with more social impact have better quality products?

Is it possible for consumers to create meaningful impact in lives around the world simply by supporting a company’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program? For example, many businesses host in-kind donation drives, asking the community to contribute products and materials which are used for a bigger purpose, such as helping disadvantaged populations find jobs. Not … Continue reading Do companies with more social impact have better quality products?

Individuals can now help with digital inclusion through some of our charity partners

We are often asked by members of the public whether we can collect their items as well for our charitable digital inclusion initiative.  Unfortunately the costs of doing so often prevents us. However, we do  have a number of partners that have kindly provided collection points for us for working but disused donations of of … Continue reading Individuals can now help with digital inclusion through some of our charity partners

A new paradigm for computing

SocialBox.biz prides itself on being the solution for corporate and community needs by providing a win-win-win solution where firms are reducing costs of storage. Moving some of their processes and data to the cloud, boosting their CSR, and having an overall positive impact on community and society through re-homing older computers and other office equipment they … Continue reading A new paradigm for computing

The Digital Project

Taking the battle for digital inclusion to the private and public sectors Astonishingly, according to Office for National Statistics, in the first three months of 2015, 11% (5.9 million) of adults in the UK had never used the Internet. Many of these are on low incomes such as the homeless, refugees, the elderly and disabled … Continue reading The Digital Project