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Phone: 305.244.6454
18520 NW 67th Avenue, Suite 186
Miami
Florida 33015
USA
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Target demographics: Low-income students in grades K-12 that receive a free or reduced school lunch

Direct beneficiaries per year: 291 students receive free computers and 5,820 volunteer instructional hours

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: An "On It!" Individual that Volunteers 1 hour of their time provides the opportunity for a minimum of 50 students to achieve greatness!

Geographic areas served: National

Programs: The On It Foundation provides free technological tools (PC's and laptops) and 21st Century Curriculum to include STEM Programs and career assessments, job readiness training (for students and their parents), as well as collaborative courses to include Physical Education, Nutrition, Self Empowerment, Leadership, Financial Literacy, Net-Etiquette, Character Development and Social Life Skill Sets and Transition.

The On It Foundation provides assistance to, and partners with LEA and organizations that have Workforce Initiatives, Provide Resident Services and Computer Training to Residents in Multi-Family and Public Housing Units, Youth-At-Risk Programs, and Parent/Student computer training partnerships.

Our goal is to incorporate technological skill-sets as a lifestyle, for the necessary advancement and learning of such is crucial to a student's empowerment and career opportunity advancements for his/her future. We also include computer training programs to include the parent/guardian.

Our Youth Employment Program (YEP) provides students job skill requirements, employment opportunities and creates sustainability projects for the organization by providing technical and marketing services to small businesses.

The On It Foundation provides advanced technological expertise in building entrepreneurship and exploring careers in areas of: 3D-Video/Multi-Media/Film Production/Animation/Gaming; Radio/Music/CD Production, Robotics & Software/Apps Development. In addition, we provide our recipients in this program industry mentors, and strategic marketing for launching their entrepreneurial projects while at the same time, teaching students the values of business ownership.

We continually seek mutually beneficial national partnerships for collaborative efforts to expand our Mission and funding opportunities. ALL SERVICES TO OUR RECIPIENTS ARE FREE.

Mission:
The On It Foundation founded in 1999, provides computer ownership, (via donated surplus computers from individuals and corporations, and/or purchased computers), to low-income families with students in grades K-12, accompanied with computer training and Internet access that reside within the United States. Our guidelines are such that if a student receives a free or reduced lunch from his/her public school, he/she may receive a free computer. The On It Foundation's Jump On It program also provide a guaranteed computer purchase plan in partnership with Charity Advantage, to ALL, regardless of credit history, to purchase computers if they do not qualify for a free computer.
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Donated Free Computers and Computer Training for over a decade.

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10/29/13
President & CEO, Calvetta Phair from The On It Foundation displayed amazing effort to ensure that children of Broward Housing Solutions' low in-come families received refurbished computers so that they complete their school work. This kind and generous act reinforces the importance of an education ... more »
10/29/13
I have been a board member with The On It Foundation for many years. I have thoroughly enjoyed my work. Ms. Phair is one of the most impressive people you will ever meet. Her passion for her work is contagious, her work ethic outstanding. What she is doing in her corner if the world is beyond ... more »
10/28/13
Hi this is Mario Ridgley Jr and I would like to share with you the Miracle of The ON IT Foundation! I am a 15 year old, Home-Schooled, Community and Environmental Activist and I host a Internet Talk Radio show called The Mario Jr Alive and Green Show, so to say the least my life Revolves around ... more »
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