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Evolution!

As freeIT evolves, we're considering our long term aims:

1) To help not only schools, but other community groups, charities, forgotten corners of society, where money is being spent on their IT provisions which could be better used elsewhere in their missions, or where they simply don't have that…

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Baby steps!

We're pleased to now be registered as a start-up with "Support Staffordshire" which will offer us new avenues to training and support as we determine our structure moving forward :)

An extra boost!

We're happy to be able to add another school to our list of recipients who have agreed for us to publicise that they have benefitted from our project :)

Your kind donations are making this all possible!

St. Leonards (Dunston) - 7 devices

All Saints (Ranton) - 6 devices

Church Eaton - 7 …

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An update!

Your kind donations have allowed us now to distribute 50 devices to schools which needed them. We're not done yet.

So far we can boast:

St. Leonards, Dunston - 7 devices

All Saints, Ranton - 6 devices

Church Eaton primary - 7 devices

St. Peters, Hixon - 7 devices

This coming week we will be re…

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Number 50 is delivered!

With great pride we can announce that our 50th refurbished device has today landed with Church Eaton Primary, within a bunch of 7 laptops altogether :)

What a milestone to achieve in only 4 weeks!

Without your kind donations none of this would be possible so please keep up the good work so tha…

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A double-barrel good news update!

Two snippets of great news to share with you all!

First, another 5 laptops have now been deposited with a primary school in the ST17 postcode, making a total of 43 items to date which have gone to benefit families. If the school chooses to publicise this then we will follow suit :)
Second, we ca…

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Still churning them out!

Another 6 refurbished devices have found their way to a primary in the ST18 area today. As always, if the school chooses to publicise this then we'll follow their lead. That's a total of 38 devices made up of your kind donations which have gone to schools to benefit families struggling to home schoo…

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Eccleshallians!

If you live in Eccleshall or the nearby areas you are welcome to drop your unused laptops, tablets and netbooks to Eccleshall Rugby Club.

They are currently providing specific devices to Graham Balfour High, but anything they can't use will be passed to us.

We can repurpose those for primaries…

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Happy days!

7 more devices have today made their way directly to a local primary school, making a total of 32 altogether now distributed to families struggling to get online for home learning, and in the space of only 3 weeks! I'll be buzzing for days after witnessing the staff's elation for myself, it makes ev…

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Creating links

Very happy to now be working with Eccleshall Rugby Club Juniors, who are currently providing refurbished donations to Graham Balfour school.

They will be providing us with any devices which aren't immediately suitable for high school students, as we can repurpose those to be ideal for younger gen…

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Backup DVD's

Morning all :)

I'd previously offered to provide a DVD with a backup of documents and photo's from donated devices before either myself or the other tech guys started work on them.

Sadly I have to withdraw that offer, for a few reasons but two mainly.

Firstly because it is a time consuming …

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Another 10 on the way!

Another 10 devices, a mix of netbooks, tablet PC's and laptops, and a printer, has now made its way to Gnosall Parish for electrical testing and release to schools to be distributed to needy families :)

Your donations have made this all possible :)

10 days in!

Only ten days in and your support has been amazing and the interest in this project somewhat explosive!

We teamed up with Gnosall Parish Council, who are co-ordinating the distribution, while us tech guys have all got our hands full churning out refurbished donations as fast as we can. We've alre…

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