Elness Simwera received sponsorship from a local company that enabled her to attend Marymount Girls Secondary School in Mzuzu, Malawi. Thanks to the computers that were installed by the Turing Trust with our partners the Centre for Youth and Development, she was able to undertake Computer Studies and came out top of her class. You can … Continue reading Elness tells us the power of girls studying ICT in Malawi – A case study
We are delighted to announce that the Turing Trust has established a new partnership with NEXSTAND EU who will be supporting our mission through an innovative donation scheme. NEXSTAND EU are passionate about tech being available for all which inspires the design of their adjustable laptop stand that makes a significant difference in a user’s … Continue reading Celebrating a new partnership with NEXSTAND EU
We are delighted to announce that the Turing Trust has established a new partnership with X4 Technology who will be supporting our mission through an innovative donation scheme. X4 Technology are a leading global provider of technology talent and facilitate connections between some of the world’s most innovative start-ups and globally recognised brands. They are … Continue reading Our new partnership with X4 Technology
Our first Code Club after being accepted as a Code Club Growth Leader was set up at Robert Laws Secondary School in the Mzimba District, Malawi. The club started meeting regularly for an hour every Friday and Saturday in October 2019 and currently has 28 members. The club is supervised by 2 adult volunteers and … Continue reading Introducing the Code Club at Robert Laws Secondary School, Malawi
James Turing welcomed Ben Macpherson, Minister for Europe, Migration and International Development in the Scottish Government, to the Turing Trust warehouse in Newbridge and was delighted to be able to demonstrate our operations wiping and refurbishing computers before shipping them out to schools in sub-Saharan Africa. This is the second batch of used IT equipment … Continue reading A great start to 2020 – the Scottish Government donates 1,000 computers!
It’s Giving Tuesday! The Big Give Christmas Challenge starts today and we are hoping to have our best Christmas Challenge yet. Last year, we more than doubled the donations received in 2017 which allowed us to ship over 1300 computers and accessories to Malawi in March 2019 and do so much more. It was also … Continue reading The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2019 is now open – so all donations will be doubled!