07/20/2010 06:30 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Per Scholas, Nonprofit, Recycles Old Computers To Give Low Income Students A New Chance To Learn

New York-based nonprofit Per Scholas refurbishes used computers and donates them to low income middle school students -- an entire school at a time. The organization hopes to increase academic achievement among the students by giving each individual student a computer, along with training sessions to learn how to use the machine. profiles the organization.