MISSION: The On It Foundation – [Acronym: Opportunities Necessary to Increase Technology] is a National 501(c)(3) public non-profit whose mission is dedicated to providing free computers and 21st Century Skill Sets (STEM Education) to low-income families with students in grades K-12 that receive a free/reduced school lunch, attend a public/home school and reside within the United States. All programs and services provided to our recipients and their families are free.
VISION: Creating a social-enterprising solution for empowering our youth and their families by implementing a global online entity focusing on providing free technological tools, education and training to under served students in grades K-12.
TECHNOLOGY: Provides free computers (laptops/desktops) via donated computers from corporate and individual donors. Provides free 21st Century Skill Sets to include Science, Technology, Engineer & Math (S.T.E.M.) Education to youth in grades K-12.
GREEN: The On It Foundation is a Member and Recycling Partner with Alliance for Technology Refurbishing & Reuse (AFTRR.org). AFTRR promotes and supports non-profit refurbishers and reuse community that provide low-cost or free technology to those in need.
MICROSOFT SOFTWARE: The On It Foundation is a Microsoft Registered Refurbisher providing certified Microsoft Office Products on all donated computers.
YOUTH WORKFORCE: Youth Employment Program (YEP) partners with for-profit America's Workforce Solution, LLC to create workforce development opportunities for youth and provide on the job training and paid Internship programs.
EDUCATION: Free access to educational, tutoring, career exploration and mentoring at no cost to K-12 youth. Families involved in student/parent programs are at no cost.
HOUSING: Provides free computers/resident services to multi-housing units.
GEOGRAPHICAL FOCUS: National
DEMOGRAPHIC: All students in grades K-12 that receive a free or reduced school lunch in the United States.
We continually seek mutually beneficial national partnerships for collaborative efforts to expand our Mission and funding/sponsorship opportunities.
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