Daily Archives: September 22, 2015


Helping Veterans Reach Goals

In the Spring, AFN launched digital literacy classes as a partner with Front Step’s Support Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program. The program provides short-term rehousing assistance to very low-income Veteran families to obtain stable permanent housing. AFN teaches participants basic computer skills and provides job readiness training to help […]


AFN Participates in National Study

The Benton Foundation invited AFN to participate in a nationwide study of digital inclusion programs.  September 3-4, Dr. Colin Rhinesmith, a Benton Faculty Research Fellow met with AFN clients and staff to learn more about our digital inclusion initiatives and the impact we are making in the community. Dr Rhinesmith […]


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We Need Your Help!

You are already a vital part of the AFN family and play a huge role in breaking down digital barriers in our community. But there are still 55,000 households in Austin that are under-connected and we want to let them know about our resources and how they can get online. […]