You've landed on Planet Geek!
We're a friendly bunch of (Toronto) folks, open-source-oriented, environmentally-conscious, and a 100% volunteer group.
We work to keep e-waste (computers and related gear) out of landfill, putting it into the hands of those who can (re)use it.
OTHER UPDATES: Donated gear we really need!
And a Big Thank You to TinEye (Ideé Inc) for all their donations since 2011.
Please look in your basement/closet/garage/storage locker!
We can always use:
- functioning PC system units , iMacs or Macbooks
*Ideal minimum: Dual core CPU - 2 GB RAM with mouse and keyboard.
- any other working computer gear you no longer need
Donations of time and money are always welcome!
(Please contact us regarding corporate / large-quantity donations)
Highlights - recent news
2015, 16 & 17 were very productive years for PG:
Over 120 PCs found new homes.
Way to go, everyone!
Congratulations, Flemingdon Park clients and visitors. Flemingdon Park Ministry and PlanetGeek have partnered regularly to give away computers to users of the Flemingdon Park Food Bank. (Made possible with donated PlanetGeek computers)
Thanks to our partners, Pastor Beverley and Pastor Helena Houldcroft and the hard-working folks at Flemingdon Park!
And a special mention - in 2015, we gave away computers to the Flemingdon Park Seniors with Linuxmint and installed 5 different languages for them. That was FUN FUN FUN YEH!!!
Volunteer meet-up - Sunday afternoons
Still doing our bit! Join us for one of our volunteer sessions.
We only meet on Sunday afternoons, to assess, fix and rebuild / refurbish donated computers. You can arrange to bring in your broken computer and fix it yourself with our teaching and guidance. Or come learn how to fix computers, install software and learn what free software is all about. Fill out our Contact Form or send us an email if you'd like to join us!
PlanetGeek.ca is a project of the Seeds of Hope Foundation charity.