Become A Digital Steward

The Digital Stewards program trains neighborhood leaders in the technical and community organizing skills necessary to redistribute Gigabit Internet connections and bring their communities online.

NEWCC EII increases internet access through the distribution of shared Gigabit connections in the greater North End while also training in digital literacy.

Participants will graduate with skills in:

  • Wireless Engineering
  • Network Design
  • Basic IT Troubleshooting
  • Community Technology
  • Network Security
  • Survey Data Analysis

Once the program is complete participants will be eligible to apply for a position to facilitate the design, construction of a wireless network within their community.

If you’re interested in becoming a digital steward, click the link below to fill out our application.

Community Impact

500+ Households Wired

Providing Internet access in the North End, Highland Park, and Hamtramck

3,000 Served

Monthly providing emergency food and services to families in 48202, 48203 & 48211

41.5+ metric tons of carbon offset

Our solar power work is offsetting impact on our environment each year

300,000+ Listeners

Potential radio audience listeners on air and online

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