FCC Announces Emergency Broadband Benefit

Jessica Mansfield Uncategorized

On Tuesday, May 18, 2021, the Federal Communications Commission announced a subsidy program aimed to help families and households struggling to afford internet during the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB), provides a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households. Eligible households may also receive up to $100 to purchase a laptop, computer, or tablet from participating providers.

For additional information, including resources on how to promote EBB in your community, click on the link below: