C4K workshop will be closed from 18th December 2010 till 20th
We are looking to help people of any age
disadvantaged by a lack or loss of their computers, and we welcome
requests for our computer systems from Schools, Kindergartens, Tertiary
colleges and Non Profit Community organisations. (Requests from
individuals MUST supply written third party verification of circumstances
before they can be approved.)
If YOU know of an individual, a school or an organisation that can
benefit from receiving one of our Computers 4 Kids systems, please
let them know, and please let us know.
All requests must use the standard application which can be submitted
from this site. This Request
Application must be completed
and submitted to our Validations Manager. Once
received your request will be validated against our Acceptance Criteria
and our Validations Manager will be in touch
with you. If you represent an organisation sponsoring a recipient
use this Organisation Request
form. Individuals requesting for themselves should
use this Individual form.
Should you have any questions or concerns please email our
Please remember that our project services as many requests as
possible but some requests cannot be authorised due to many factors.
Computers are supplied to recipients for a small "donation". This payment
goes partway to cover our production and software costs. The donation
required depends on the performance and software, and is currently
Computer Type Requested & Cost:
Desktop PC.... Cost $50
Typically P4 processor loaded with Windows XP PRO and Open
Office freeware software which is similar to Microsoft Office.
Laptop PC.... Cost $100
rarely available. Please note we cannot guarantee the life
of the battery, and battery packs can be $100 or more. Justification
is required for why a Laptop is required and a Desktop will
not be satisfactory.
Microsoft Office - XP Standard....Cost Additional
$20 for a short time
(usually $50) (Not available seperately)
(short version of Office suite. Includes Excel, Word, PowerPoint,
Outlook) which can be loaded on Desktop PC's and Laptops.
is a special stock run out price while stocks last.
Some of our Recipient Organisations:
Noonga Reconciliation Group,
Cerebal Palsy League of Queensland,
Save the Children Fund,
Stepping Stone Clubhouse,
Steps Disability Queensland,
Mercy Family Services,
St Vincent de Paul Society (both
local and overseas).
Rotary Donations in Kind,
To name just a few !