Reducing IT Waste
By avoiding IT equipment going through the waste pipeline, we can reduce the impact of our industry on our environment.
IT to help those in need
Supplying working, useful IT equipment for disadvantaged individuals to give them a chance to learn and advance.
Who We Are and What We Do
Every year in Australia, individuals and companies throw out around four million old computers, many of which are functional but being replaced my more modern and faster machines for high end users.
Meanwhile, there are tens of thousands of people in Australia who do not cannot afford to buy access to a computer and the opportunities that digital
In many cases, these PCs could be easily recycled and upgraded to make great everyday PC's for those in need who could benefit from the opportunity of digital enablement s, while diverting significant amounts of equipment from landfill or low-value melt-down recycling paths.
At WombleTech, we take "end of life," surplus or unwanted PCs and laptops, upgrade and refurbish them to be great entry-level home computers, and provide these to disadvantaged individuals who otherwise would struggle to afford one. We fund our operation purely through re-selling surplus parts and a portion of the refurbished equipment, ensuring we can sustain and scale without taking away grants or charitable donations from existing causes.
Where We Need Your Help
Helping us source surplus equipment and parts
Are you an individual or business with any old laptops, PCs, monitors, peripherals or other equipment that you no longer need? Rather than leaving them lying around gathering dust, why not donate them to us to help those in need!
We can collect from you, and will run DoD grade secure wiping of all hard disks guarantee your security, before undertaking appropriate upgrades (e.g. memory, SSD hard disk), a full clean OS install, and preparation for handover to eligible recipients.
Helping us find and connect with worthy recipients
Do you know of someone in disadvantage who could benefit from the leg-up digital enablement can provide yet don't have the financial means to buy a computer? Our refurbished and upgrades PCs are more than capable of web browsing, video streaming, document and spreadsheet editing, learning to code, and even playing most games for entertainment and education.
Please apply below to request a computer for yourself or someone else who we can help
If you have unwanted IT equipment that you are interested to donate, or are a a charitable organisation that could help people uplift themselves by providing them with computers or IT equipment, please get in touch!
"Great things are done by a series of small things brought together"