AFTRR Holds Successful National Meeting at Google Pittsburgh
A total of 34 different non-profit refurbishers representing 19 states joined up in Pittsburgh, PA, on June 4th and 5th to share ideas,
AFTRR Announces National Meeting
The Alliance for Technology Refurbishing and Reuse (AFTRR) has announced a National Meeting to be hosted by Google Pittsburgh. The two-day meeting is
AFTRR Members Demonstrate Collective Impact
The full impact of AFTRR as an alliance focused on sharing best practices and resources recently came to light in a wonderful holiday
AFTRR Member Computer Reach Shares with Louisiana’s Flood Victims
Pittsburgh's Computer Reach is appropriately named. This AFTRR member nonprofit refurbisher recently shipped 24 iMacs and 24 HP inkjet printers
AFTRR Member Charles Brennick Receives Jim Lynch Award
The recipient of this year's Jim Lynch Award is AFTRR’s very own Charles Brennick. His nonprofit, Seattle based InterConnection is a very successful nonprofit refurbishment center. Interconnection was founded in 1999 by Charles and started as one of the few refurbishers to supply thousands of PCs to low income area schools and nonprofits in developing countries.
AFTRR to Participate in 2016 Electronics Reuse Conference
The Alliance for Technology Refurbishing and Reuse will be conducting a three hour set of presentations and a general meeting at the 2016 Electronics
AFTRR Partners Share Connections to Help the Bottom Line
Dave Sevick, Founder and Executive Director of the nonprofit Computer Reach in Pittsburgh has been refurbishing computers for 16 years. His organization serves
AFTRR Members Share Recent Computer Donation
VA STAR donates to the Techs for Troops Project – Virginia STAR Virginia STAR and the Techs for Troops Project entered into a
HUD Expands ConnectHome Project – Potential for AFTRR Collaboration
On July 15, 2016 the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Julian Castro, announced in conjunction with Comcast an expansion of the availability
The Digital Divide is Much Wider Than You Think
Tracy Moore shares updated statistics on just how wide the digital divide remains in certain parts of the US. The three-legged stool analogy
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