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Digital Inclusion Symposium – May 12

Join the conversation! On Friday, May 12 we are hosting a Digital Inclusion Symposium: Disrupting Digital Divides for Social and Economic Opportunity What is the state of digital equity and why does digital inclusion matter for opportunity in Austin and across the nation? Digital inclusion thought leaders and providers from academia, […]

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AFN Executive Director Selected as Judge for Digital Inclusion Leadership Award

Next Century Cities is excited to announce that Juanita Budd, AFN’s Executive Director is selected as one of nine judges for the 2017 Digital Inclusion Leadership Awards. The judges represent a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, including public interest groups, research organizations, and digital inclusion and broadband experts. The Digital Inclusion Leadership […]


Save the Date! May 8-13, 2017

Celebrate Digital Inclusion Week, May 8-13, 2017! The week is an opportunity to raise awareness about digital inequities and nationwide efforts to close those gaps from California to the Carolinas. Throughout the week, organizations across the nation, including Austin Free-Net, will host digital inclusion events (i.e. trainings, device donation drives, etc.) […]