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Christina Milian, Sway and Chance the Rapper 'Get Schooled'

In honor of MLK day of service, Chance the rapper and Sway visited Malcolm X College in Chicago to help donate $100,000 to Chicago Public Schools. 192 more words

Christina Milian

Keeping Kids Connected During Long Winter Days

From snow days to holiday breaks, kids will be off from school often over the next few months. And with the inclement weather, this means they are inside, itching for something to do. 371 more words

Parenting

Comcast Partners with Somali-American Newspaper to Get Word Out About Broadband Access

The Somali community makes up a portion of the lower-income, inner-city housing population in south Seattle and neighboring cities. Comcast serves many of these neighborhoods. As a result, reaching out to engage with the Somali community, its social services, and media are important. 209 more words

Seattle

See How Comcast NBCUniversal Gives Back To Our Communities

Inside CI provides an insider’s look at the people and programs behind Comcast NBCUniversal’s investment in our communities. Learn how we make change happen by promoting digital literacy, leadership development and service in local communities nationwide. 9 more words

Community Investment

Digital Divide and Latinos: A Comcast Opportunity

By Mari D. González

Many argue that Latinos are ahead of the curve when it comes to online interactions—gaming and social media consumption—but they might ignore the fact that 30 percent of Latino families, including school children, college students and working parents, do not have access to basic Internet services at home simply because they cannot afford it. 251 more words

Social Media And Culture

Internet Essentials

About 30 percent of Americans – many of whom are living near or below the poverty line – are without broadband access at home. Experts have identified three primary barriers to broadband adoption: a lack of understanding of how the Internet is relevant and useful to one’s daily life, the cost of a home computer and the cost of Internet service. 152 more words

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