My first post of 2015 is going to be positive. It is about the spirit of giving, giving back to the needy and to the communities. Check out Newstead Technologies’ action in December. They have provided $14,000 worth of products to the children of Chen Su Lan Methodist Children’s Home. Read the Press Release for more details.
Newstead Technologies Gives Back
Chen Su Lan Methodist Children’s Home receives “Gifts for the Future” from IT Retailer
Singapore, December 30, 2014 –– Christmas came early for the children of Chen Su Lan Methodist Children’s Home on December 13, 2014. 20 Newstead Technologies employees, including CEO Mindy Tan, presented the Home’s needy and disadvantaged children with state-of-the-art notebooks and latest tablets worth $14,000 from Apple, ASUS, Huawei and Lenovo -meaningful presents that will go a long way towards the children’s future.
Chen Su Lan Methodist Children’s Home aims to provide a nurturing environment for needy and disadvantaged children. The home provides care, protection and shelter for 90 children and youth aged five to twenty-one.
“The children had an enjoyable morning, playing games and spending time with the Newstead Technologies team. The children and staff alike are thrilled with the opportunity to use the computers and tablets for education games and programmes,” said Arnout Hooft, Operations Manager of Chen Su Lan Methodist Children’s Home.
“I am happy that the employees of Newstead Technologies share the company’s value of community service and took time for the visit,” said Mindy Tan, CEO of Newstead Technologies. “Notebooks and tablets are powerful learning tools. Coupled with the wide variety of educational programmes that are available, it helps in the child’s development and no child, regardless of their background, should be left out,” added Mindy
Chen Su Lan Methodist Children’s Home received four Asus AIOs, four ASUS and four Lenovo notebooks, five ASUS and five Huawei tablets, and two Apple iPads.
About Newstead Technologies Pte Ltd
Established in 1999, Newstead Technologies Pte Ltd is a major consumer electronics retailer in Singapore with more than 45 stores islandwide. Newstead Technologies carries a wide range of more than 200 global brands of consumer electronics products through its brands including Newstead Technologies, @notebook.com, lifestyle retail concept store Digital Style and Apple Premium Reseller nübox. It also provides one-stop IT solutions for small medium businesses through its four enterprise focused divisions namely Enterprise Division, Mechanical & Engineering Division, Software Division and System Integration Division. Newstead Technologies has attained various awards including SME One Asia Award, Singapore Prestige Brand Award, Business and Consumer Superbrands, Enterprise 50 and Promising SME 500. For more information, please visit www.newstead.com.sg and www.facebook.com/NewsteadTechnologies