Press & Awards
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Summer 2016: Our new intern, Lauren, 'clocking in' and learning the ways of work. Lauren is a student at (next-door-neighbors to us) Autistry Studios, whose work includes helping students with Autism and Asperger’s transition into adulthood. More info at http://www.autistrystudios.com
Best of Marin 2016
Renew has won first place in Pacific Sun's Best of Marin for Computer Repair for 2016. Thank you to everyone who voted for us and to all our fans and loyal customers.
2015 Marin Senior Information Fair: Free technology, computer and smartphone help and advice, provided by Renew Computers. Thank you Patrice for including us at this year's fair.
Mary E. Silveira Elementary - October, 2015
Through the course of 2014, 2015 and 2016 Renew was able to donate over eighty computers to Mary E. Silveira Elementary School in Marinwood. The computers are used in kindergarten through third grade classrooms and help teach the kids math, reading and typing (as well as some play time too). Thank you Karen (Ms Madden) and your Kindergarten class. Thank you Mr. Bricker for making this all possible.
Youth Connect - January, 2015
We were honored to provide computers and technical services for the Ambassadors of Hope and Opportunity's YOUTH CONNECT event, a job and resource fair for homeless youth in Marin County, which took place January 29th, 2015 in downtown San Rafael. Below is a picture of the volunteers involved that made it all happen. We would definitely do this again, and a big THANK YOU to Zara and Chona for including us in your event.
Finney's Finds 2013: Renew Computers is proud to have been featured on page 152 of Michael Finney's recently published "Finney's Finds." Michael Finney of Channel 7's "7 On Your Side" writes: "If you're not one of those folks who've just got to have the latest and greatest, you can save a lot of money buying a computer that was just discarded by someone who is." Click on the image below for the full text.
July 3rd - 7th, 2013: Marin County Fair: Build-A-Computer at the Renew Computers Work Bench! A safe place to learn hard stuff. July 3rd through the 7th, located at the Fair main entrance in the Make Your World Pavilion.
"Ever wonder what's inside your personal computer? Ever wonder what you can do with it besides check your email? At the Renew Computers Work Bench you can tinker with computers to your heart's content. Learn the inner workings from the Hard drive to the Motherboard and how they all connect to make a fully functioning computer. Designed to be easy and intuitive with plenty of help on hand, walk right up and start building! For all ages." -from the 2013 Marin County Fair Guide.
2010: Jared Huffman
Renew Computers Inc. 446 DuBois Street, San Rafael, CA 415-457-8801