Category Archive: ReCOM News

General news items from ReCOM

Jul 27

Want to give your old Windows 7 laptop a good second home?!

We urgently need donations of laptops which can be refurbished and provided to people and local charities who cant afford to buy new equipment. If you would like to donate a laptop which is in working order, in good condition and is less than 5 years old  please get in touch via email ( admin@recom.org.uk) or call …

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Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2017/07/want-give-old-windows-7-laptop-good-second-home/

Apr 26

Thank you to the Co-op’s Local Community Fund

Great news – Shirley Silver Surfer activities have been chosen as a Local Cause  for Co-op members to support! This year ReCOM is running classes to help people get on-line with their laptops and Tablet computers. The classes run at Shirley Library on a Tuesday and Wednesday morning. Being on-line is especially helpful to older people – helping them …

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Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2017/04/thank-co-ops-local-community-fund/

Apr 03

Get On-line – Save Time & Money starts this week!

Our brand new project starts on Wednesday April 5th . Tell your friends about it!

Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2017/04/get-on-line-save-time-money-starts-this-week/

Mar 13

Windows 10 now available

All of our desktops and laptops now come with the  Windows10 and Microsoft Office 2010 which are provided through our membership of Microsoft’s Authorised Refurbisher Scheme. Take a look at our application forms listed under low cost computers and apply today.

Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2017/03/choice-of-operating-system/

Mar 02

New project – funding received from Comic Relief!

Thanks to Comic Relief and Heart of England Community Foundation, ReCOM is launching a new project this Spring based at the Citizens Advice centre in Chelmsley Wood.   Called ‘Access IT – Save Time & Money’, its aim is to improve basic IT skills to help local residents: gain economic benefits from being online (e.g. cheaper fuel, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2017/03/new-project-funding-received-comic-relief/

Mar 01

Become a Trustee for a great local charity!

We are looking for an additional Trustee who is enthusiastic about what ReCOM does and would like to give their time and expertise to help us set our strategies, monitor our performance and ensure our charity continues to thrive. If you have experience you’d like to put to good use, please email info@recom.org.uk for more information. Alternatively …

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Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2017/03/become-trustee-great-local-charity/

Dec 22

Happy Christmas to everyone from Santa and his helper!

Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2016/12/happy-christmas-to-everyone-from-santa-and-his-helper/

Dec 21

Merry Christmas!

Great to see everyone at the Volunteer Lunch yesterday!!  

Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2016/12/merry-christmas-2/

Dec 21

Happy Christmas from Jaguar Land Rover!

ReCOM has been one of the lucky organisations to benefit  from Jaguar Land Rover’s initiative to support 18 local charities over the 12 days leading up to Christmas. Their generous donation is being put towards our Volunteer Christmas Lunch. Big THANK YOU to everyone at JLR and especially to Adrian Whitehead who came to present the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2016/12/happy-christmas-from-jaguar-land-rover/

Nov 09

Volunteer Lunch

It was great to see everyone who came to the office for lunch. Especially Geoff Lates who has been volunteering with ReCOM for 5 years – thank you Geoff!    

Permanent link to this article: http://recom.org.uk/2016/11/volunteer-lunch/

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