One Laptop, One Child, One Great Cause
Gossamer Threads is excited to announce that we’re now the hosting partner for the One Laptop Per Child project, a unique not-for-profit group dedicated to giving children in the developing world better access to education by designing and distributing unique, low-cost laptops. In addition to hosting OLPC, GT is helping them optimize their site performance and monitor server load. Learn more about this great organization after the cut.
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The project has been a resounding success, with over 2.1 million laptops having been distributed across 41 countries.
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We’re always excited to partner with non-profit organizations, and it’s especially rewarding to do so with one with such a unique and ambitious vision. To learn more about OLPC, or to donate a laptop, please visit their site.