June 28, 2011— Elimu Holdings Limited was on 20th June 2011 awarded a Gold medal at the annual ComputerWorld honors program held in Washington D.C. as a visionary applicant of information technology to promote positive social, economic and educational change.

 
 
“The number and quality of nominations this year were very inspiring and demonstrate how valuable IT is to community change,” said John Amato, Publisher, Computerworld. “Computerworld is very proud to name the 2011 class of Laureates and showcase their initiatives benefiting society through innovative uses of IT.” 
 
"Attaining the Computerworld Honors award is a great milestone in Elimu's young history. It is a statement of the importance of ICT in Africa and in particular, the importance of ICT in the continent's education," said Davis Waithaka, CEO, Elimu Holdings Limited. "We are very glad to be associated with all the schools that have our technology and all our partners."
 
Elimu Holdings Limited is committed to developing affordable education technology for schools in Kenya.
 
The Computerworld Honors awards were presented at the Annual Laureates Medal Ceremony & Gala Awards on June 20, 2011 at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.
 
 
About Computerworld Honors Program Founded by International Data Group (IDG) in 1988 
The Computerworld Honors Program is governed by the not-for-profit Computerworld Information Technology Awards Foundation. Computerworld Honors is the longest running global program to honor individuals and organizations