What to Bring
Laptops (all brands, vintage and condition)
Desktops (all brands, vintage and condition)
Flat Screen Monitors (all brands, vintage and condition)
Cell phones and Tablets (all brands, vintage and condition)
Prepare Your Items
Backup all of your personal data before donating any item. reBOOT Canada sanitizes every device for your protection and cannot retrieve lost data.
When possible, please include all chargers, adapter cables, and required accessories originally sold with each device.
Disable “Find my iPhone” on Apple products or “Find my Device” on Android devices.
Disable Bitlocker encryption on newer Windows devices.
Reset any Apple and Android devices, remove iCloud/Gmail accounts and any other password restrictions before donating.
What NOT to Bring
CRT MONITORS OR TELEVISIONS
MEDICAL DEVICES (CPAP machines, insulin pumps, etc.)
PERSONAL CARE DEVICES (shavers, hairstyling equipment, massage devices, etc.)
APPLIANCES (microwaves, heaters, etc.)
Drop Off Your Items
Bring your approved e-waste to the Fall Home Show and look for reBOOT Canada in Galleria lobby by the ticketing counter.
Trade your approved e-waste for a complimentary show ticket (no cash value, no refunds).
Who is reBOOT Canada?
reBOOT Canada works to make the Internet and digital tools accessible to underserved communities and individuals across Canada, so more people can be connected, build self-sufficiency, and improve their employment and education prospects. As the MobileSyrup tagline states, Tech is for everyone and those are the words reBOOT Canada lives by every day! reBOOT Canada has been a leader in enabling digital equity since 1995 and is active in Indigenous communities as well as in urban centres across the country. They operate out of three offices (Toronto, Peterborough and Vancouver).
This initiative is sponsored by: