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 We collect outdated laptops and other electronic devices, install open source software and remove old data them to protect donors’ personal … Continue reading Improve your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?

Consumers think so… A recent study released by the University of McGill in Montreal confirmed that CSR programs do indeed translate into increases in corporate stock values. In the eyes of consumers, a company with  better social impact has more desirable products than those without. Although some CSR programs require months, or even years, of in-depth … 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

MAKING A BIG IMPACT HEADING INTO 2016

Press release summary: SocialBox.Biz, made a huge splash.  “Laptops for Homeless Support Initiative” initiative is delivering re-homed laptops to the individuals who need it most in London and United Kingdom. Taking no longer needed laptop computers from corporations in London, arranging for them to be re-homed with open source software  placing some in the hands of … Continue reading MAKING A BIG IMPACT HEADING INTO 2016

HOMELESS PEOPLE TO GET REFURBISHED LAPTOPS IN LONDON

(26th December 2015, London, UK) Laptop re-homing programme is to benefit socially and digitally excluded people Media Coverage of Socialboz.biz Laptop donation initiative by The Big Issue Magazine.  Please support homeless people and buy the magazine from their street vendors.