Author Archives: umbie

  • Every Home A Classroom

    Posted on December 1, 2018 by in Programs and Projects

    EHAC provides Computers to families ComputerCorps’ “Every Home A Classroom” (EHAC) program provides financially disadvantaged families with school-aged children without a computer an Internet-ready computer system and general-purpose applications software. Families are requested to perform a combined total of 48 hours of community service with an agency or school of their choice. Click here for […]

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  • PCmover Helps the Corps!

    Posted on September 27, 2018 by in Outlet & Online Sales, Support

    We are grateful for all our benefactors, individual and corporate. One of these are the generous folks at Laplink They donate copies of their fine PCMOVER software which has enable us to transfer data and user settings to replacement computers, even resurrecting hopelessly snarled Windows installations transplanting the data and users into a fresh copy […]

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    MOVING! ComputerCorps Reboots

    Posted on September 22, 2018 by in Projects, Support

    Our building has been SOLD! We have a few weeks to move to a smaller space in the same complex. This is EMPTY space. No place for our TechCamps, training, computer refurbishing, outlet and online stores, ecycling processing, let alone offices or eating areas for our volunteers. We need donations to recruit volunteers, to build […]

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  • TechCamp 2018 Registration OPENS!

    Posted on December 1, 2017 by in Events and Schedule, Programs and Projects

    TechCamp 2018 is ready to GO! We have flyers and applications for campers and sponsors! Sign up NOW because we turn folks away every year because our limited space fills up well before the summer. Pay before May 1st and get a $50 discount! We have camps June 18-29, July 9-20, and July 30- August […]

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    Celebration September 23rd!

    Posted on August 17, 2017 by in Events and Schedule

    Party like it’s 2007! Come Celebrate ComputerCorps’ 20th Anniversary at the Governors Mansion in Carson City on September 23rd, 2017 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Join Us for Great Food, Drink, Music, Fun, Raffle Prizes and Memory Lane Photos. Cost $15 ($20 at Door) (Includes 5 Raffle Tickets)  Update: Thanks to our 250 plus guests! Going strong […]

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  • TechCamp Bravo Finishes Week One

    Posted on July 15, 2017 by in Programs and Projects

    13 TechCampers between 10 and 15 finished a week of learning the parts of the computer, the binary number system, and motherboard connections along with hands on experience disassembling and reassembling desktops, laptops, copiers, and hard drives. They also had games such as RUSH Repair, CD Toss, Mouse sling, and Shuffle KEYboard. Next week the […]

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    Big IT Savings

    Posted on June 23, 2017 by in Outlet & Online Sales

    At Computer Corps  we have virtually everything that you would need to supply the IT requirements of your small business. We have many different types of Quality Used Servers, Storage Appliances, Network Switches, Routers, and IP Phone equipment for sale at prices you likely won’t find anywhere else. See our Small Business IT page for […]

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  • That About Wraps It Up

    Posted on April 1, 2017 by in Events and Schedule

    Computer Corps Development Director and all around good sport Ron Norton got an early April Fool’s present. His own car wrapped up with a bow!

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  • The End of Anti-Virus

    Posted on March 24, 2017 by in Outlet & Online Sales, Support

    Great Article on Gizmodo by David Nield about how the time for Anti-Virus programs have passed. At ComputerCorps we have adopted this practice, protecting our customers WITHOUT sacrificing speed or usability. Ten years ago the first thing you needed to load on a brand new computer were anti-virus and malware applications. The internet was a mine […]

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  • Refurbishing Computers

    Posted on February 4, 2016 by in Outlet & Online Sales

    Our refurbishers are working on 50-200 computers recently ordered by one of our customers. Besides giving laptops, towers, and all-in-ones new life one by one in our Outlet Store, we refurbish multiple computers to specifications for Computer Labs, Schools, Churches, Community Centers, and even overseas! Thanks for keeping eWaste out of our landfills and preserving […]

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  • $95 Laptop Sale

    Posted on February 4, 2016 by in Outlet & Online Sales

    While supplies last at our Outlet Stores for our Winter Sale we have laptops priced at $95. Models and specifications vary but all are AT LEAST: Intel Core 2 CPU Processor 2 GB Memory 80 GB Hard Drive DVD Optical Drive Battery and A/C power adapter Wired / Wireless Networking Ready Fully Licensed Windows 10 […]

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    Always Open Online!

    Posted on January 22, 2016 by in Outlet & Online Sales

    Our outlet store is open weekdays from 9 AM to 4 PM and Saturdays from 9 AM to 1 PM BUT WE ARE OPEN ONLINE! Our ebay store is at: Mostly for our area supporters, (Reno we are looking your way!) we are also on craigslist! You can search for computercorps on craigslist.org or use […]

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