To apply for a donation, please complete the application form below. Please note, due to high volumes of requests we are experiencing longer than usual wait times for donations. Please be advised that if your application is approved we will do our best to fill your request as soon as possible, however the estimated wait time for equipment is currently up to 6 months.

Once your request has been received, it will go through an approval process and, once approved, will be added to our waitlist. The waitlist is addressed in priority sequence. An ERA representative will be in contact with you once information about your request becomes available.

Donation requests must be made via application. No phone requests or in person requests will be considered. All applications will be put into a queue and will be handled on a first-come first-served basis. Depending on available stock there might be a waiting period. ERA is not able to address requests made by individuals, requests must be made by one of the  following (Canada-based only) on behalf of individuals who require donated equipment:

  • Not-for-Profit Organizations
  • Charitable Organization (Non Profit # Required)
  • Care Facilities (ie: hospitals, seniors’ homes)
  • Educational Institutions

Note: Not sure whether or not you are eligible? please contact our office.

Equipment

 

Personal Computers (PCs) – which include desktops & towers and laptops.

 

PC’s Low-end High-end
CPU Speed Core2Duo 2.8 – 3.2GHZ i5/i7 1.6 – 2.2GHz
Memory 2.0GB-4GB 4.0GB-8GB
Hard Drive 80GB-160GB 320-1TB

 

Laptops Low-end High-end
CPU Speed Core2Duo 2.8 – 3.2GHZ i5/i7 1.6 – 2.2GHz
Memory 2.0GB-4GB 4.0GB-8GB
Hard Drive 80GB-160GB 320-1TB

 

Note: All computers and laptops are installed with Operating System. Also, specs may change or vary depending on stock availability.

 

FEES

 

Computers/Laptops Price Eligible
PC Low-end No Charge All eligible clients
PC High-end $100.00 All eligible clients
Laptop Low-end No Charge All eligible clients
Laptop High-end $100.00 Not-for-Profits/Charities/case by case

Note: Fees are for administration use only. No limits per request.

PAYMENT

Methods of payment are Purchase Orders, School/Organization Cheque, & Money Orders, Credit Card, Debit, Wire Transfer, Paypal, Cash. Payment should be made to The Electronic Association of Alberta GST [5%] will be applied unless exemption numbers are provided.

NOTE: The waiting period for equipment varies based on available inventory. We fill applications on a first-come-first-serve basis, and we try to fill them as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience and understanding.