We are on a mission to create digital equity for Minnesota students.
On Give to the Max Day, we’re aiming to raise $20,000 to fund laptops for 135 students through our Tech Connect program. $150 funds a laptop for a student, which includes refurbishing, new software, and a warranty.
Technology access and skills are essential in today’s modern world. By providing access to technology, we empower students and individuals who want to invest in their future.
Here’s what Paul Creager, curriculum and Media Arts Coordinator at Gordon Parks High School has to say about access to technology: “Access to laptops outside of school exponentially increases students’ ability to complete homework, correspond with employers, universities, friends, and teachers via modern communication methods, and become literate with 21st-century technology in a lower stress environment.”
About Minnesota Computers for Schools
MCFS provides technology access and skills training to students in Minnesota and helps them gain the skills and confidence they need to succeed in school and begin a career in technology. Together, with the support of our generous donors we:
During Give to the Max Day, your support goes directly to getting computers in the hands of students. The financial support helps us pay for parts (memory, hard drives, etc.), labor and shipping costs so that we can provide the computers to students for free.
Together, we can create digital equity for Minnesota students.