Do you have an old
laptop that you would be willing to donate to the Laptops for
laptop that can be refurbished will be
provided free of
local school for placement with a child in need. A laptop
“refurbished” for distribution to a family is a newly-configured
machine with donated Microsoft or Open Source software
pre-loaded. Each machine is configured and tested by one of our
That’s right! Our laptops are free! Your donated laptop is
refurbished by our team of volunteers and given to a school at
absolutely no cost. How do we do this? The Masonic Angel
Foundation is a 100% volunteer-operated charity. We have no
paid employees. Any cost of repair parts and supplies is covered
by the local Masonic Angel Fund Chapter serving that school.
All of our laptops are placed in the United States. We never
export laptops and we never sell them.
While we encourage
donors to wipe the hard drives on computers they will
contribute, the very first part of our refurbishment protocol is
to “zap” the hard drive, permanently
removing all data on the drive. This protects everyone’s
security and ensures that no virus or malware could survive on
the computer. If a hard drive is not usable or cannot be
cleared, it will be physically destroyed.
What We Accept: The Laptops for KidZ project accepts only
Windows, Linux or Chrome-based laptops. Battery life is not an
issue. Any processor from a Pentium 4 or better is acceptable.
We do not accept desktops, monitors, printers or any Apple
If you have a
laptop you would like to donate to the “Laptops for KidZ
contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org
or by calling 508-255-8812 for additional information.
We will issue a 501(c)(3) substantiation letter for all donated