The CIO Leader, a UK website for business focused technology leaders, and other recommended reading for CIOs Laptops for Homeless People Support Initiative https://www.socialbox.biz/homeless-support/ https://www.socialbox.biz/1000-laptops-for-homeless-support/ Click on the image below to enlarge the feature.
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 We collect outdated laptops and other electronic devices, refurbish them to protect donors’ personal information, and rehome these items to those … Continue reading Improve your Corporate Governance program (and the whole community) just using old laptops in your office
Contrary to popular belief, a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program does not necessarily detract from a firm’s bottom line. Rather, recent studies have supported the idea that CSR, when combined with positive marketing messages, can provide shareholders with a 3.5% increase in stock returns. Managers often decide to support charitable endeavors to which they feel … Continue reading Study: CSR Increases Company Stock Value
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?
London, England – SocialBox.biz, an award winning technological social impact initiative, partners with local businesses and corporations to solve societal problems such as digital and social exclusion. The organisation not only helps its corporate partners rehome unneeded laptops to vulnerable community members, but also serves as an invaluable source of public relations exposure for these … Continue reading SocialBox.biz is a PR source for all partnering corporations
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
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Cloud storage and cloud computing are the hottest business data collection and collaboration tools on the market today. Entrepreneurs, businessmen and women, and charities are turning their attention to a cyber-based storage system that saves them physical purchases and disorganized integration into their company’s resources and information. Charities, in particular, are saving valuable time and … Continue reading How cloud storage saves charities time and money
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