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Comcast Offers Complimentary Internet to Students in Khan Academy's LearnStorm Program

Comcast joined Khan Academy, Google.org, and the 49ers Foundation last week for a special event at the 49ers Academy in East Palo Alto, California to announce the winners of the first… 288 more words



In the Last Six Months, More Families Signed Up Than in Any Other Six-Month Period in the Program’s History

Industry-Leading Program Has Now Reached 17 Percent of the Eligible Population and Census Data Reveal that More Than Half of Low-Income Americans Now Subscribe to Wireline High Speed Internet Services at Home… 1,147 more words


Ludacris and Chance the Rapper Make Surprise Visit to Chicago School

Luda and Chance the Rapper rewarded Chicago’s Alcott high school with brand new laptops for participating in the #getschooled Internet essential project. The goal is to rev students up to use the Web proactively–not just for Instagram and Snapchat–to prepare for college. 173 more words

March 2015: New Milestones In Internet Essentials

Comcast has announced that since August 2011, its nationally acclaimed broadband adoption program, Internet Essentials, has connected more than 450,000 families, or 1.8 million low-income Americans, to the power of the Internet at home.   1,193 more words

News Releases

Superbowl-Winning Coach Tony Dungy joins Elgin Mayor Dave Kaptain to Inspire Members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township

Dungy spoke to kids about some of his life experiences, the importance of teamwork and the value of school and Internet access…

Tony Dungy, National Football League great and Superbowl-winning former head coach of the Indianapolis Colts, and Elgin, IL, Mayor Dave Kaptain met yesterday with members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township to talk about their life experiences, the importance of teamwork and the value of school. 554 more words

Community Investment

Comcast in the Community

Comcast is extremely committed to our communities here in Utah. In the last quarter of 2014, we have been able to partner with many nonprofit organizations in Utah, including the Boys and Girls Clubs, the Glendale-Mountain View Community Learning Campus and the United Way of Salt Lake. 17 more words

Community Investment

Comcast Presents Laptops to 10 Families from the Winter African American Family Resource Fair in San Francisco Dinner Event Follows Up to New Year Kick Off Welcome Breakfast

On February 5, 2015, as a follow up to the Winter African American Family Welcome Breakfast and Resource Fair, held on January 10, Comcast, in partnership with the… 441 more words