Comcast in Washington State

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Comcast Internet Essentials Eligibility Reaches an Estimated 75,000 HUD Public Housing Homes in Washington State

The following is a nationwide news release that sums up the biggest expansion ever of Comcast’s low-income broadband program, Internet Essentials. We wanted to share it, and with some local numbers. … Continue reading

July 25, 2016

Seattle Joins Public Housing Pilot Program for Low-Cost Broadband Access

Today’s news about milestones in Internet Essentials, the program that brings low-cost broadband, is found on the Comcast corporate blog. But you may have noticed that there are local implications … Continue reading

March 24, 2016

Comcast and Spokane Salvation Army Cooperate on One of Washington’s Largest Back-to-School Backpack Giveaways

The numbers are astounding and speak to the high need in the Inland Northwest communities. The line to enter the back-to-school event stretched three blocks at its peak. Volunteers distributed … Continue reading

September 1, 2015

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 … Continue reading

March 12, 2015

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 … Continue reading

January 14, 2015

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