The Post-Donation Process
After a computer is donated to Goodwill, it is evaluated by technicians in Goodwill’s E-Cycling Training Program.
|Hard drive drilled to destroy data.||All systems cleaned of stored information according to US Department of Defense specifications.|
|Useable parts removed & sold at The GRID: Powered by Goodwill store.||Newer systems or component parts are sold at The GRID: Powered by Goodwill.|
|Drilled hard drives and inoperable parts sold to vendors for environmentally safe disposal.||Older systems are de-manufactured in Goodwill’s E-cycling Training Program and used to upfit other systems or sold as parts at The GRID: Powered by Goodwill.|
|Verification of final disposition on file at The GRID: Powered by Goodwill.||Systems not sold at The GRID: Powered by Goodwill are sold to vendors.|