Training

Parent category highlighting everything to do with our training – volunteers, staff, paid programs, grant programs and free community labs.


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 […]


Meet Tinesha: Techno-Woman

When single parent Tinesha Durr saw the posting for AFN’s Techno-Women program, she knew it was the right fit for her. She loves tinkering on computers and she wanted to pursue a career that would bring financial stability to her family. Tinesha is one of eleven women that received a […]


Corporate Sponsor Highlight: IBM

Strategically planning for the future and funding programs are critical to the success of a non-profit organization. Thanks to the tremendous support of IBM over the past three years, Austin Free-Net is able to continue making an impact by providing needed digital inclusion services to the community. Through IBM’s contribution, […]

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