Computers

Receiving a Computer in St. Paul

To receive a computer in St. Paul, visit the office during our normal business hours, 10 am - 5:30 pm Monday - Friday. Our office is located at 1481 Marshall Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104, near the intersection of Marshall and Snelling.

Bring the following items:

  1. Proof of eligibility (e.g. letter from the county stating type of assistance received). See more examples on our eligibility page
  2. Photo ID
  3. Cash donation if you choose

You will be able to take your computer home with you the day you come in.  

Laptops

The St. Paul office distributes laptops starting on the 15th of every month. If the 15th falls on a Saturday or Sunday, they will be distributed on the following Monday. Laptops are distributed on a first come first serve basis. Distribution begins at 10 a.m. Laptops will continue to be sold until the day they run out. At least 200 laptops will be available each month.

All laptops are used as a fundraiser. Prices are based on age, speed, and other features. Laptops with Windows 7 are either $30, $50, $75, $100 or $150. We have some free laptops running Linux Mint.* All laptops have a 90-day hardware warranty with a 7-day warranty on the battery.

*Subject to availability.

Repairs

We also repair computers at the St. Paul office. Click here for more information.