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Austin Free-Net awarded $434,554.20 through ACE Grant Program

Austin Free-Net awarded $434,554.20 from Austin Community College, Texas Innovative Adult Career Education (ACE) Grant Program Accelerate is a FREE CompTIA certification program designed for low-income individuals. This program is great for those seeking a career as a Network Administrator. A $6,500 value, students selected to participate will receive a minimum of […]


Austin Free-Net Announces New Board Members

https://www.austinfree.net PRESS RELEASE (For Immediate Release) Austin Free-Net 2209 Rosewood Avenue Austin, TX 78702 (512) 236-8225 Austin Free-Net Announces New Board Members Austin, TX, September 29, 2017 — Austin Free-Net, a 501(c)( 3) nonprofit organization provides technology training and fosters skills that enable Austin area communities to succeed in today’s […]


Shock and Awe

They started arriving more than half an hour early.  Staffers Alix Potter and Emily Plunkett at Austin Free-Net (AFN) had no problems recruiting the first cohort for the Accelerate IT Certification Program. The program is a STEM workforce development initiative for those seeking training for entry-level network and computer system […]