Establish and fund sufficient community resources to ensure that all residents (regardless of race, ethnicity, neighborhood location, economic status, or other identities) have effective access to and use of internet technologies. Will provide access to computing devices, digital literacy training, and dependable, affordable internet connectivity.
- Establish and staff an IT hub that will provide both onsite and community-based support and services.
- Serve as an IT resource to help plan and implement IT components of community initiatives.
- Help identify, develop internships, and connect or establish pathway programs to work or college for Black and Indigenous People of Color (BIPOC)youth in our community who show interest in further education.
- Work with all local internet service providers (ISP’s), i3Broadband and the UC2B board to improve service and more fully utilize our existing all-fiber backbone network.