Cox Communications, in collaboration with the San Diego County Office of Education, Computers 2 SD Kids, and the San Diego Futures Foundation, are partnering with the nonprofit organization Connect2Compete to bring broadband equality to San Diego students and their families, and improve their educational opportunities, through low-cost Internet service and computers.
Connect2Compete (C2C) is a national nonprofit initiative aimed at narrowing the digital divide by providing low-cost broadband, computers, and training disadvantaged families. Families with children in the National Free School Lunch Program (NSLP) who live in the Cox service area and who currently do not have Cox Internet service are eligible to participate.
· Broadband by Cox: $9.95 a month Starter Internet for 2 years (Free modem rental, free installation, no contract or deposit)
· Refurbished computer from Computers 2 SD Kids or GoodPC
· Digital literacy training by San Diego Futures Foundation and other community partners (varies by location)
For more information, visit. Eligible families are also encouraged to contact their school to enroll.