Follow these instruction to apply for a free computer through our Placement Dept.
Other than Marin County we are experiencing a higher than nomal wait time - 6 months or more. For Marin County applicants: the waiting period is 1-2 months.Please Note:
If we receive an application with issues, we will contact you. If your application is approved, we will put you on the waiting list. We don't contact you but you can call us on Saturdays for a status (ask for Janny).
Applications without proof of income will not be approved.We are currently donating the following configuration:
Pentium Class IV desktop computer or better, 1 gig of ram, at least a 20 gig harddrive with a CD drive, a CRT Monitor, a mouse and a keyboard. The computers are only tested with high speed internet service via ethernet. It comes loaded with Ubuntu LINUX, a full featured operating system and sofware package. We DO NOT donate laptops, speakers, flat (LCD) screen monitors or printers.
In addition to electronics, we also accept donations of actual currency :)
You can use the button to the right to donate online via PayPal, or drop something into our donation jar at our facility.
We will come to your location and pick-up your electronic equipment. If you or your business is located in the City of Berkeley, we do not charge a pick-up fee. For elswhere in the Bay Area, please see our Fee List for details and charges.
If you would like to schedule a pickup, please call us at (510) 528-4052.
Check out our sister facility, Marin County Recycling Center at http://mcrc.org