Laureate Feature: The Kommunity Desk Company
Friday, May. 4, 2012
Who: Shane Immelman, Founder
What: The Kommunity Desk Company: www.kommunitydesk.com/
When: The Tech Awards 2011 Katherine M. Swanson Equality Award Laureate: thetechawards.thetech.org/
How: The Kommunity Desk is a robust, lightweight and ergonomically designed portable desk that offers a proven solution to the prevailing challenge of classroom desk shortages in African classrooms. There were 95 million children in Sub-Saharan Africa who attend school without the benefit of a classroom desk.