Opportunity for participating schools, colleges, universities and local councils to help those who are not able to afford further education by collecting old, no longer needed but still usable tech. Launching a brand new initiative ‘Scholarships for Refugees and Homeless People’ from November 2021 we are going to be helping students learn about working together, … Continue reading Scholarships for Refugees and Homeless People in the UK – helping students learn about working together, helping others and collaborating.
A Socialbox.biz blog post update by webmaster Sam (April 2018) Dave (name has been changed) had been homeless for five years following the unexpected death of his mother. Dave never really understood how important his Mum was in his life until she had gone and the resultant depression that set in completely destabilised him. Dave … Continue reading This laptop changed my life (case study)
‘Board members’ would volunteer for various partner charities helping in practical ways boost various community projects such as computers for homeless support, mentoring of refugees into economic activity and helping at centers for older people with their IT skills. It is expected that the board members would be ‘corporate’ volunteers committed to spending around two hours per month with … Continue reading Volunteer Opportunity – community projects development board