First-ever Computer Lab for Veteran Community in Houston Opens
Style Magazine Newswire | 11/9/2018, 11:22 a.m.
Comcast has partnered with Lone Star Veterans Association to officially open the first-ever computer lab for the veteran community in Houston. 20 new computers and video conferencing equipment expanded the reach and access of veteran organizations to educational resources and in conducting professional development training. Comcast also announced their Founding Partnership with Bunker Labs that will bring more programming to veteran entrepreneurs in the Houston community to increase their access to startup resources and an ecosystem of other entrepreneurs. Earlier this year, Comcast announced it has now connected more than six million low-income Americans to the Internet through its Internet Essentials program, which is the largest and most comprehensive broadband adoption program for low-income families in the U.S. The company also announced it had significantly expand eligibility – for the eleventh time in seven years – to low-income veterans, nearly one million of whom live within the Comcast footprint.