Local 4-H Tech Students Get Support from Woodstock-based

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May 9, 2006 | Woodstock, IL

owc-logo-blue, Woodstock’s premier Internet Service Provider (ISP), announced today that it will provide free Internet hosting services for the McHenry County 4-H Youth Technology Team (MCYTT). The MCYTT teaches local youth how to develop computer skills that will serve them later in life.

“As a leading source of technology products and services, Other World Computing and are natural nurturers for technology students,” said Larry O’Connor, CEO of “This is a good example of how a local Internet Services Provider and technology leader can make a difference in helping young people be active in creating a better tomorrow.”

One of MCYTT’s current technology projects is to refurbish donated computers to donate to schools, churches, non-profit organizations or to people with disabilities. Anyone interested in donating a computer can call the Woodstock 4-H office at 815-338-337 for information. provides high quality, cost-efficient Internet service on a statewide basis and is considered the premier Internet provider for Woodstock and McHenry County residents and businesses. Parent company Other World Computing is McHenry County’s leading technology employer as ranked by McHenry County Business journal.

Information on OWC.Net is available online at or by calling locally (815) 338-8685 or toll free (800) 869-9152.


About OWC

Other World Computing (OWC), founded in 1988, is dedicated to helping Mac and PC enthusiasts do more and reach higher. We believe in sustainability – OWC solutions are genuinely built to last, go the distance, and enable users to maximize the technology investment they have already made. OWC's operation provides leadership in business sustainability, with its headquarters among the first in the world awarded LEED Platinum certification. OWC features an award-winning technical support team and an unparalleled library of step-by-step DIY and informational videos. From the home desktop to the enterprise rack, the corporate backup to secure medical data, the recording studio to the motion picture set, and beyond, there should be no compromise. That is why OWC is here.

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