connect to compete

Report
A Platform for Digital Opportunity
Low-Cost Home Internet and Computer Offers
What is Connect2Compete?
Connect2Compete (C2C) is a national
non-profit working to bring digital
opportunity to 100M unconnected
Americans through free and low-cost
Internet and computer offers and free
digital training.
C2C is working with leading school
districts and today’s technology
companies to provide offers of a low-cost
computer and high-speed Internet for
students and their families, along with the
hardware and the digital skills to
effectively and safely utilize the Internet.
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The Offers
$9.95/month high
speed Internet for
up to 2 years
• www.connect2compete.org/cox
Choice of
$150 desktop or
$199 laptop
• www.goodpc.com/connect2compete
Free in-person
computer and
Internet training
• Call 1-855-EVRY1ON
• Text “CONNECT” to 303-64
• Visit www.everyoneon.org and enter zip
code to find your closest training center
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Who Qualifies?
Eligible families must:
Have a child in the home who receives free school
meals through the National School Lunch Program
(NSLP).
Not have subscribed to Cox Internet service within
the last 90 days.
Not have any outstanding debt with Cox.
The discounted computer offer and free digital literacy training are available to
anyone regardless of answers to the above.
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How to apply?
• Step 1: Complete C2C application via
web www.connect2compete/cox or by phone 1-855-222-3252
• Step 2: Upon approval, call Cox for internet connection
(This information is given to families after they’ve been
approved)
The discounted computer offer and free digital literacy training are available to
anyone regardless of answers to the above.
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 Sending a Letter to
Families from the Principal
 Providing Program
Enrollment and Support
Events
 Hosting Informational
Meetings and Registration
Events
 Utilizing Robo-Call and
Text Messages
 Featuring Articles in School
Newsletter
Principal’s Toolkit
http://www.connect2compete.org/cox/school-materials.php
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www.connect2compete.org/cox
1-855-222-3252

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