Last week Comcast and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) ConnectHome initiative took an historic step to close the digital divide in America. Now, public housing and HUD-assisted residents living in Comcast’s service area are eligible to apply for Internet Essentials, the company’s high-speed internet adoption program for low-income families. Including homes … Continue reading HUD-assisted households are now eligible for Internet Essentials
Our Summer 2016 issue of our Utah Community Investment Report is now out. Here are some fast facts: $100 million = investment in our employees in 2015 $37 million = what we paid in 2015 state and local taxes Nearly $3 million = grants, PSAs, volunteerism, courtesy services and scholarships 12,000 = employee, family and community volunteers for Comcast … Continue reading We love Utah! Here’s what we’ve been up to.
We’re thrilled to have had the opportunity to honor 36 Utah high school seniors with $60,000 in college scholarships through the 2016 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program last Wednesday, May 18. Check out the video here! The Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program provides one-time $1,000 scholarships to students who strive to achieve their potential, who … Continue reading Congratulations, 2016 Leaders & Achievers Scholarship winners!
This year, Comcast Cares Day will take place on Saturday, April 30. The day will begin with sign-in and breakfast at 7:00 AM and conclude with lunch by 1:00 PM. Sign up online at http://www.ComcastInTheCommunity.com. Continue reading Join us for Comcast Cares Day on Saturday, April 30
With spring TV premieres right around the corner, Xfinity On Demand has everything you need to watch your favorite shows, catch up on missed episodes and watch the season’s biggest hit movies. Xfinity On Demand has an impressive movie collection with the hottest new releases to rent or own. If you can’t get enough, add … Continue reading Xfinity On Demand: New TV and Movie Arrivals for March
Have you visited a Boys & Girls Club lately? They certainly have changed over the years; now kids are editing videos, composing music and designing – all using technology. Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education holds a special place in our hearts here at Comcast and we are excited to have the opportunity to … Continue reading Classrooms getting a STEM facelift from Comcast
Our annual Innovations 4 Entreprenuers Contest is going on now through March 12 and we encourage all local Utah startups and entrepreneurs to submit an entry! Last year, Salt Lake City startup company Descue Medical was a regional winner and walked away with $10,000. Founder Andrew Pagels told us how the award helped further Descue’s mission: “Funding provided … Continue reading I4E Contest: Utah entreprenuers, how would you use $30,000?