Working with partners who share our vision, we work to accelerate progress in the heartland by strategically focusing our collective resources to support efforts to bridge gaps that prevent states and municipalities from realizing their goals of universal connectivity.
Cost remains the biggest barrier to getting connected. During the pandemic, economic hardship made internet access even more challenging for many families at a time when it was also more necessary than ever.
We launched a targeted paid media campaign and coordinated community effort to reach families in Arkansas, Illinois, Ohio and Tennessee that qualify for the FCC’s Emergency Broadband Benefit discount. Click below to access a toolkit of printable and shareable Emergency Broadband Benefit awareness materials.SEE THE EMERGENCY BROADBAND BENEFIT TOOLKIT Watch the Webinar on enrolling people for EBB