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PCs for People

130,000 Computers, 19 Years, Thousands Impacted

Since 1998, PCs for People has been a driving force behind digital inclusion efforts across the US. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, our mission is to provide a bridge across the digital divide that offers employment and educational opportunities to low-income individuals, families with children, and those with disabilities.

Our services include free end-of-life computer collection, refurbishing, donation-based computer distribution, certified data sanitization, computer repair, internet service, education, and free electronic recycling. Through an unwavering commitment to the communities we serve, we have distributed over 60,000 computers, subscribed thousands of families to low cost internet, and recycled millions of pounds of electronics.

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Serving Nonprofits

We love nonprofits!

As a nonprofit ourselves, PCs for People understands the unique needs of nonprofits and non-governmental organizations (NGO). Nonprofits with recognized charitable status (equivalent to 501(c)(3) status under the US Internal Revenue Code) may purchase from PCs for People Online.

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Open to the public

PCs for People Online is open to residents of the US. However, certain Microsoft and Internet products are only available to individuals and nonprofits meeting our eligibility requirements. Eligibility is validated at checkout if needed.

Secure Shopping Cart

Powered by Stripe our credit card transactions are handled by an industry leader in security. Credit cards are never stored on our servers and all site content is served with an SSL certificate to keep your browsing private.

Email Privacy

We value your privacy and the trust that you have placed in us. We will never share, rent, or sell your contact details.

Shipping Included

Our standard shipping is a 4-7 business day delivery service and is restricted to the United States. Please contact sales@pcsforpeople.org with any questions or changes to your order.

Social Impact

Proceeds from PCs for People Online sales support the mission of PCs for People - providing affordable technology and Internet service to low-income individuals, families with children, those with disabilities, and nonprofits.

Multiple Payment Options

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, JCB, Discover, and Diners Club.

30-Day Computer Return Policy

Items must be returned within 30 days of the purchase date for this policy to apply. See complete details here.

One Year Computer Hardware Warranty

All defective PCs for People computers must be returned within one year from ship date, unless stated otherwise. Other vendors may have varying warranties. See complete details here.

Internet Service

PCs for People is offering nationwide high speed 4G LTE internet service. Plans are prepaid with no credit check or hidden fees. PCs for People now ships all modems, so your devices should arrive in 3-5 business days. Wireless internet service is offered in partnership with Mobile Beacon and runs on a nationwide LTE network.

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Creating a more connected and equitable world, one device at a time.

Want to help power our mission? Securely recycle your used technology with PCs for People!

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PCs for People is a national nonprofit social enterprise working to get low-cost quality computers and internet into the homes of individuals, families, and nonprofits with low income. By recycling and then refurbishing computers, PCs for People provides a valuable service to businesses, families, and the planet by keeping computers out of landfills and repurposing them to advance digital inclusion.


PCs for People - Headquarters
1481 Marshall Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55104

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