To receive a computer from PCs for People a potential recipient must be below the 150% poverty level or be currently enrolled in a government assistance program. Below is the current 2014 poverty guidelines and examples of programs that are eligible:

Persons in Family
Max Allowed Income
  • Adult & Child Mental Health Case Management
  • Employment Services
  • Medicaid
  • Food Support of Financial Assistance
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Section 8 or other Federal Public Housing Assistance
  • Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • The National School Lunch Program's "Free Lunch" Program
  • Head Start
  • Extended Foster Care

For households that qualify under the net income test (150% poverty level) the following documentation will be acceptable as part of the application process:

  • The prior year's state, federal or tribal tax return
  • Three consecutive months worth of income statements from an employer or paycheck stubs within the current calendar year
  • A Social Security statement of benefits
  • A Veteran Administration statement of benefits
  • A retirement/pension statement of benefits
  • An Unemployment/Workmen's Compensation statement of benefits
  • Federal or tribal notice letter of participation in General Assistance
  • A divorce decree, child support or other official document

St. Paul Office Hours

PCs for People Headquarters
1481 Marshall Ave
St. Paul, MN 55104

Monday - Friday - ( 10:00 am to 5:30 pm )
Saturday - Sunday - ( closed )

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