What is Screen Share?

Screen Share Screen Share exists to support, inform and advocate for digital inclusion for young refugees. We do this primarily by repurposing used laptops and gifting them to young refugees in the UK. 


You donate your laptop. If it's a nice one, we wipe it and pass it on. If it needs some love, we ask one of our volunteer IT specialists to make it beautiful again. We pass it to young refugees who are receiving educational support.

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So you want to donate your laptop?

Thank you so much! We accept laptops which: 

  • Switch on 

  • Have built-in cameras 

  • Are no more than 8 years old

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Unfortunately, at this stage, we don't accept laptops which:

  • Don't switch on 

  • Couldn't fit into a medium sized backpack

  • Have a sticker by the trackpad which say 'Celeron' or 'Pentium'  

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We have these restrictions becase we want young refugees to know they are infinitely valuable - they deserve a good piece of tech like any other kid. Our funding situation also means we have to invest strategically in laptops which are going to last for a good few years. 

These other organisations may be able to take your laptop and make it useful for someone! 

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currently partners with and provides laptops for service users at a range of refugee organisations, including: 


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Number of laptops passed on since January 2021:


Screen Share is kindly supported by the Blue Thread Big Ideas Fund

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