Thursday, June 16, 2011

Funds for young people

The Alec Dickson Trust has grants of up to £500 available to “young
people who are able to demonstrate that through volunteering or
community service they can enhance the lives of others, particularly
those most marginalised by society.”
They are especially interested in supporting innovative projects.
Young people aged under 30 can apply, either as an individual, or as a
small groups.
Contact: Alec Dickson Trust
Telephone: 020 7278 6601
Email: alecdicksontrust@gmail.com
Website: http://www.alecdicksontrust.org.uk

Refurbished computers are available to charities for £95 along with a
pre-installed latest version of Windows (Windows 7) and a range of
Microsoft software for documents, emails, messaging and pictures,
along with security and accessibility software. The computers are also
available at this price to people receiving certain types of benefits.
Other people can purchase the computers for £165.
Website: http://www.getonlineathome.org

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