Consolidated Communications’ Educational Grants Program Helps Schools Fund Innovative Programs
Vermont Business Magazine Consolidated Communications (NASDAQ:CNSL), a leading provider of broadband and enterprise communications, today announced that the Consolidated Connects Educational Grants Program will be accepting applications for funding from September 1 through October 14.
The program provides grants to schools and educational programs serving K-12 students in the company’s service area. Since launching in 2021, Consolidated Connects has provided $60,000 to 20 schools for a variety of programs, including an eSports club, robotics clubs, outdoor science programming and computer repair summer internships. .
“As a leading broadband provider, we are acutely aware of how technology shapes our lives,” said Jennifer Spaude, senior vice president of communications and investor relations for Consolidated. “Helping students acquire the skills they will need in our ever-changing technological environment is a cornerstone of Consolidated’s community investments.
Consolidated Connects offers grants to programs that emphasize creative student learning; develop 21st century skills; promote critical thinking, reasoning and communication; and using innovative technologies to advance learning. Full program guidelines and funding application are available at consolidated.com/cciconnects.
Schools and educational programs in the company’s service area are encouraged to apply until October 14.
About Consolidated Communications
Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNSL) is dedicated to advancing people, businesses and communities by providing the latest in reliable communications solutions. Wireless and wireline consumers, businesses and carriers depend on Consolidated for a wide range of high-speed Internet, data, telephony, security, cloud and wholesale solutions. With a network spanning more than 80,000 miles of fiber, Consolidated is a top 10 fiber provider in the United States, turning technology into solutions backed by exceptional customer support. For more information, visit consolidated.com. Join us on social networks.
MATTOON, Illinois – September 1, 2022 – Consolidated Communications