SocialBox.Biz now working with UK Universities on digital inclusion and laptop handovers

A Socialbox.biz blog post by Alex (March 28th 2017) Intent on expanding our Laptops for the Homeless and Elderly initiative even farther in the UK today, we have proudly partnered up with a number of Universities to help with disused laptop handovers to those in need. These Universities are working in accordance with our marketing departments … Continue reading SocialBox.Biz now working with UK Universities on digital inclusion and laptop handovers

Donate your office laptops Today – boost the local community and your CSR

SocialBox.Biz, a London-based technology social enterprise determined to use their expertise and knowledge for the betterment of both the homeless in accommodation services, older people living in isolation as well as unaccompanied refugee minors by collecting outdated laptops and re-homing them to those in need. In return, participating corporations and businesses witness incredible Corporate Social … Continue reading Donate your office laptops Today – boost the local community and your CSR

STUDY: CSR INCREASES COMPANY STOCK VALUE

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) doesn’t necessarily detract from a firm’s bottom line.  On the contrary, recent studies have shown that;  CSR when combined with associated positive marketing can provide share holders with a 3.5 percent increase in stock returns.   Managers often select charitable concerns that connect personally but do not necessarily take into account … Continue reading STUDY: CSR INCREASES COMPANY STOCK VALUE

Huffingtonpost.com article about Socialbox.biz laptop initiative

Access to technology is becoming increasingly important, and SocialBox.Biz recognizes the bare necessity of having a connection to the Internet today. By using technology, they are able to redistribute older but still working technology into accepting and grateful hands… read the full article form the Huffington Post website: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/making-the-uk-a-better-place-one-laptop-at-a-time_us_5814fd52e4b09b190529c59b ### Socialbox.biz is partnering with corporations for laptop donations … Continue reading Huffingtonpost.com article about Socialbox.biz laptop initiative

SocialBox.Biz accepting old Apple products for digitial inclusion initiative

SocialBox.Biz, a London-based technological social enterprise venture on a mission to collect old disused but still working laptops and hand-held tablet devices to those in need, this week announced they are interested in collecting more Apple products, Apple MacBooks, Apple chargers, iPhones, iPads, iPods, and Applie iBooks ahead of the holiday season. Determined to provide a channel … Continue reading SocialBox.Biz accepting old Apple products for digitial inclusion initiative

SOCIALBOX.BIZ ANNOUNCES LAPTOP COLLECTION SITE IN AGE UK CAMDEN SHOP IN CENTRAL LONDON

Press release – Digital Inclusion. New Central London donate facility is located at Age UK Camden SHOP, 53 Leather Ln, London EC1N 7TJ. London, UK – SocialBox.Biz, a social business venture aiming to help curb the digital exclusion rates in the United Kingdom, this week announced they have officially secured a laptop collection site in Age UK … Continue reading SOCIALBOX.BIZ ANNOUNCES LAPTOP COLLECTION SITE IN AGE UK CAMDEN SHOP IN CENTRAL LONDON

Beneficial Information About Digital Inclusion

As digital split and digital literacy have entered into deliberations by policy makers – the term Digital Inclusion is still rather new. Importantly, “digital inclusion” has been articulated specifically to address opportunity, access, awareness, and skill. Discussion around the digital split tends to spotlight on the access accessible to individuals, Digital Inclusion is about the need of … Continue reading Beneficial Information About Digital Inclusion

Laptops for Charities Contributes to the Future of Homeless People

Laptops for charities  initiative will accept disused but still working laptops. Laptops these days are an integral part of daily life. There are some community initiatives that refurbish computers and offer them to not-for-profit groups low cost. Some organisations may accept donations on a case-by-case basis. While donating old disused Laptops to charities one should also … Continue reading Laptops for Charities Contributes to the Future of Homeless People

Enabling Digital Inclusion through disused laptops

”Digital inclusion is the ability of individuals and groups to connect and use information and communication technologies.” Digital inclusion has been expressed specifically to address issues of prospect, access, knowledge, and skill. In short, digital inclusion is an arrangement for assessing and allowing for the readiness of communities to access to opportunities in a digital … Continue reading Enabling Digital Inclusion through disused laptops