Equitable Internet Initiative (EII)
See Reverend Joan Ross discussing the Equitable Internet Initiative and the Digital Divide in Vice President Harris’ Listening Session
The Equitable Internet Initiative (EII) accelerates outreach, training and wireless high-speed Internet sharing in Detroit and Highland Park neighborhoods.
The program’s mission is to ensure that more residents have the ability to leverage online access and digital technology for social and economic development.
Our NEWCC/Equitable Internet Initiative serves families in North End and Highland Park Michigan. There are currently over 122 households and nine businesses connected to our service.
A Detroit Nonprofit Wants to Complete Hamtramck’s Internet Access
The Yemeni American
June 1, 2021
Rapid Response to COVID-19: One Year Later
May 13, 2021
So many people don’t have internet — and it’s not their fault
April 6, 2021
Ignored By Big Telecom, Detroit’s Marginalized Communities Are Building Their Own Internet
November 16, 2017
Case Study: Growing Digital Equity
Check out this video to learn more about our EII:
160+ Households Wired
Providing Internet access in North End and Highland Park
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
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