AT&T Announces $10,000 AT&T Aspire Contribution in Support of Digital Works Job Skills Development Program

SOMERSET, Ohio, Dec. 15, 2017 – AT&T today announced that it has made a $10,000 AT&T Aspire contribution to Connected Nation, which will be utilized by the organization’s state affiliate, Connect Ohio, to support the “Digital Works” job skills development program. The ultimate goal of Digital Works is to bring high-demand technology-based jobs to communities with vulnerable demographic and geographic …

How this Broadband Bill Could Impact Health Care, Education, Your Job

Columbus, Ohio (November 12, 2017) – Nearly a dozen representatives from Ohio universities and economic groups voiced their support for House Bill 378 through written and oral testimony submitted to the Ohio House Finance Committee. Among those sharing the reasons this bill matters, Connect Ohio’s Executive Director Stuart Johnson (pictured right). “Broadband is a vital lifeline to participate in society and …

How this Broadband Bill Could Impact Health Care, Education, Jobs in Ohio

Media Contact: Jessica Denson, Communications Mgr. Email: jdenson@connectednation.org Phone number: 502-341-2024 Columbus, Ohio (December 12, 2017) – Nearly a dozen representatives from Ohio universities and economic groups voiced their support for House Bill 378 on Tuesday, December 12 through written and oral testimony submitted to the Ohio House Finance Committee. Among those sharing the reasons this bill matters, Connect Ohio’s Executive Director Stuart …

Happy Holidays from Connected Nation!

By Jessica Denson   All of us at Connected Nation want to wish you and yours a very happy holiday season. Thank you for your continued support in helping to improve lives through broadband! Everyone belongs in a Connected Nation. 

Gifting and Giving Made Easy With AmazonSmile: Support Connected Nation

By Rachel O’Morrow It’s the holiday season and Christmas is right around the corner, which means it’s time to get started shopping for gifts. Shopping on Amazon is a simple and convenient way to purchase gifts for your family and friends without leaving the comfort of your home. Make an impact during this season of giving by purchasing your Amazon …

A Technology Action Plan for South Carolina’s Promise Zone

Barnwell, S.C. (December 1, 2017) – The Lowcountry Promise Zone Broadband Team has plotted a path that can bring high-speed internet access, adoption, and use to more families, businesses, and communities in the six-county region. “This team spent months completing a comprehensive community assessment to identify ways to improve access to broadband and other technologies,” said Jim Stritzinger, Director of Connect …