(Almost) Free Wi-Fi for Nonprofit Clients

  • What: Provides a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service for eligible households and a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer or tablet from participating providers if families contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.
  • Who: Eligibility is determined by having ONE member of your household meet ONE of the following criteria: 1) Has an income that is at or below 135% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines or participates in certain assistance programs, such as SNAP, Medicaid or Lifeline; 2) Approved to receive benefits under the free and reduced-price school lunch program or the school breakfast program, including through the USDA Community Eligibility Provision in the 2019–2020 or 2020–2021 school year; 3) Received a Federal Pell Grant during the current award year; 4) Experienced a substantial loss of income due to job loss or furlough since February 29, 2020, and the household had a total income in 2020 at or below $99,000 for single filers and $198,000 for joint filers; or 5) Meets the eligibility criteria for a participating provider’s existing low-income or COVID-19 program.
  • How: Apply now by contacting your preferred broadband provider directly OR going online to GetEmergencyBroadband.org to find a participating provider.

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