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December 2019 Newsletter

This newsletter contains information on: Partner Profile for Computers 4 Kids Plans for Portland in April, 2020, including AFTRR meeting, Net Inclusion 2020 conference, and a Digital Inclusion Seder Reminder about MAPPINGS. Upcoming Experience Papers An end of year fundraising … Continue reading

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September 2019 Newsletter

This newsletter contains information on: Sharing Success Stories, our latest Experience Paper MAPPINGS Grants- a simple way to get funds for new initiatives Plans for Portland in April, 2020, including AFTRR meeting and Net Inclusion 2020 conference Information about Digital … Continue reading

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AFTRR 2019 Meeting

The Alliance for Technology Refurbishing and Reuse (AFTRR) consists of nonprofit technology refurbishers seeking to increase the awareness of the contributions of their organizations, individually and collectively, to a wide range of populations in need. The AFTRR 2019 meeting was … Continue reading

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April 2019 Net Inclusion Conference Report

Net Inclusion – NDIA 2019 Conference Report from Partners Bridging the Digital Divide By: Katherine Lato, Maryanna Milton, Barry Glicklich   We attended the 2019 Net Inclusion conference in Charlotte on April 1-3. The following notes are from the sessions/activities … Continue reading

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January 2019 Newsletter- Refurbishing Reflections,  SDFF Partner Profile, Net Inclusion 2019

There are several items in this newsletter: reflections on the last year Net Inclusion 2019 in Charlotte a writeup from Maryanna Milton on becoming a computer refurbisher a partner profile of San Diego Futures Foundation Another Good Year As we … Continue reading

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October 2018 Newsletter

As part of our efforts to keep you informed about what we’re working on, this newsletter addresses the following three items: Measuring impact PBDD workshop plans New partner profile 1) After several mostly unsuccessful attempts to get answers to a … Continue reading

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June 2018 Learning Circles Workshop Report

By Katherine Lato We were invited to attend the p2pu.org workshop in Kansas City since we had used their model for peer-to-peer training and written up our results in a white paper. The following is PBDD’s impression of the workshop … Continue reading

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April 2018 Net Inclusion Conference Report

Net Inclusion – NDIA 2018 By: Katherine Lato, Maryanna Milton, Barry Glicklich On April 17-19, we attended the 2018 Net Inclusion conference in Cleveland. The following notes are from the sessions/activities that PBDD attended, reflecting only a subset of the … Continue reading

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February 2018 Newsletter- Ontario Digital Inclusion Summit and C2SDK Partner Profile

Partner Profile: C2SDK In January, Katherine and I visited California, where we had the opportunity to visit several partners, including Computers to San Diego Kids, Human-I-T, and San Diego Futures Foundation. See here for our full partner profile of  C2SDK. We met … Continue reading

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December 2017 Newsletter

Our recent travels took us to western New York where we had a rewarding meeting with Renee Cerullo, President of Ed Tech. We were able to gain insight for a partner profile that is available at: pbdd.org/ed-tech-november-2017 As an all-volunteer organization based … Continue reading

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