Distribution of Computers
31st March, 2011
Since 2004 CFS-NWT has delivered over 4000 refurbished computers and other equipment to the schools and non profit organizations in following communities in North:
Yellowknife, Rae-Edzo (Bechoko), Fort Providence, Fort Simpson, Fort Smith, Fort Liard, Fort Resolution, Fort Good Hope,Trout Lake, Hay River, Nahani Butte, Lutsel Ke', Dettah, Paulatuk, Wrigley, Rae Lakes, Ulukhaktok, Wahti, Wekweti, Gameti, Aklavik, Tuktoyaktuk, Kugaaruk, Rankin Inlet, Pond Inlet, Clyde river, Kugluktuk, Cambridge Bay, Gjoa Haven, Coral Harbour
Technical Works Experience Program (TWEP):
CFS-NWT has trained over 50 school and college students in the IT field since 2003
Our First Summer Cyber Camp
In July 2010, Computers for Schools hosted their First Summer Cyber Camp for children, through the City of Yellowknife.
Minister of Industry Celebrates Major Milestone in the Computers for Schools Program,
April 26, 2010
The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, celebrated the one millionth computer delivery by the Computers for Schools program at the York Street Public School in Ottawa. Computer for Schools provides children with access to technology by donating computers to classrooms across Canada.
With the help of GNWT warehouse staff CFS is involved in recycling the e-waste in Yellowknife and in 2008 we also got rewards from City hall for recycling e-waste
Article about our recycling program published in Yellowknife news paper in April 23, 2010