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Bringing the 21st Century to All: Nonprofits Bridging the Digital Divide


As the year 2001 opens, many nonprofit organizations are working to ensure that the computer revolution leaves no one behind. Some give computers to the elderly, enabling homebound seniors to reach out to the world and regain a measure of independence. Others provide hardware to seriously ill children, making it possible for them to continue their education and stay in touch with friends.