A total of $195,000 was given to communities around the world, with up to $35,000 awarded to finalists and additional funds provided to semi-finalists.
Lenovo and NAF announce 2019 Mobile App Competition winners From tracking levels of lead to tackling mental health, high school students across the country just embraced an annual challenge to build a visionary app. Lenovo and NAF—our nonprofit partner focused on high school education—just announced the top five winners from the fifth annual Lenovo Scholar Network National […]
Improving access to education can be one of the first key steps in sustained poverty alleviation. For the current and emerging economy, science education in particular plays an essential role in the cultivation of young people’s interests, talents, and potential to contribute locally and globally. Many of the poor areas in China still face profound […]
Iesha Landis learned to code in 3rd grade. Now 11 years old, she’s in 5th grade, and stepping up her game. Recently, she coded a Sphero, making the robot talk, change colors, and roll. “It’s like writing a play, but for the computer,” she said. Her big aspirations measure high against her small stature, but […]
As a tech company, we’re deeply invested in inspiring kids to pursue STEM careers. And we’re helping address the industry-wide shortage of women in STEM. According to UIS data, less than 30 percent of the world’s researchers are women so you’ll see us supporting a number of initiatives around the world, like recently with STEMintheCity […]
The fight for equality spans the world, from the summit of Kilimanjaro to the shores of the Dead Sea. That’s not just a dramatic turn of phrase; those extremes hosted the highest and lowest football games ever played, both in service of a mission to increase opportunity, equality, and respect for women. Equal Playing Field […]
Lenovo’s third annual global service event begins today, May 1, 2019, with projects in Lenovo’s Morrisville, NC, and Chicago, IL offices. Throughout the month of May, over 70 of Lenovo’s offices around the world will be engaging local employees in giving back to their communities by empowering under resourced communities through access to technology and […]