NERDiT Foundation

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NERDiT Foundation is a 5013c organization established to close the digital divide within communities. Their goal expanded beyond digital literacy to also closing the wealth and income divide. It is NERDiT's mission to bring awareness to technological deficiencies around the world through education, entrepreneurship and social good.

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Grants Awarded to NERDiT Foundation

$75,000 - Awarded August 2021

Focus areas
Digital Literacy

To install NERDiT Kiosks in community centers in Philadelphia which will provide: affordable device repair and tech support via phone/video to individuals living in communities with less tech access; donations of 100 computers per year for each kiosk to individuals and families who need them; and a place to easily recycle old tech helping the community and city move toward zero e-waste. The 2021 Digital Equity grant will also support a Philadelphia-based NERDiT Cares workforce apprenticeship to develop the certifications, skills, and experience for 10 participants that will prepare them for well-paying tech careers.

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