The Equal Opportunity Technology Program provides both leadership opportunities and real work experiences for student volunteers. It is with great pride and honor to recognize the following recipients of this year’s EqOpTech Awards for their demonstrated passion and above-and-beyond commitment serving as leaders and role models for others.
The 2018 EqOpTech Leadership Award goes to:
· Kevin Gao, Class of 2019, Los Altos High School
· Daniel Lim, Class of 2020, Los Altos High School.
Kevin Gao leads the EqOpTech’s Computer Refurbishing Workshop at Los Altos High School with members of National Honor Society. He is very team oriented, engages all volunteers to give back to the community while learning technical computer skills. Kevin is an effective collaborator with community leaders; cultivating community partnership with Rambus Inc. and Sunday Friends to jointly recycle, refurbish and redeploy used laptops for students in need. We thank you, Kevin for your good citizenship, leadership and contributions to promote equal access to technology.
Daniel Lim leads the Computer-in-the-Box program at Egan Junior High School to revive used computers. He trains students in computer skills while giving back to underserved community, and act as a role model for students. On his own initiative, Daniel initiates a laptop donation program to Uganda, enabling a business school student technology access to do homework and research. EqOpTech is especially proud of your passion, initiative and creativity to help needy students to excel in STEM education. We thank you, Daniel for your commitment, contributions and inspiration.
*EqOpTech Leadership Award is sponsored by the Lee Family Trust.