By: Jennifer I. Rodríguez, President and CEO, Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce At the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GPHCC), we are committed to helping develop, promote and advocate for Hispanic businesses in the region. One of the ways we do that is through our Professional Mentoring Network (PMN), which was created to […]
Announces Launch of Additional Program Expansions for City Residents Comcast today announced the launch of a pilot program for low-income senior citizens in Philadelphia as part of Internet Essentials, the nation’s largest and most comprehensive high-speed Internet adoption program for low-income Americans. In less than five years, Internet Essentials has connected more than 600,000 low-income […]
By: Frank Purcell, Comcast Senior Director, Product Marketing & Sales As both a 24-year Comcast employee and a 12-year cancer survivor, I was especially proud to lead one of the employee teams that participated in last weekend’s Big Climb Philly event. This was the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) stair-climbing challenge hosted at the city’s […]
Yesterday, Comcast made new announcements about our expansion of Internet Essentials, the largest and most comprehensive broadband adoption program in the country. Along with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) ConnectHome initiative, we introduced a pilot program to attack the digital divide for public housing residents. Through the pilot, eligibility for Internet […]
Comcast Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer David L. Cohen makes the case for supporting Mayor Kenney’s proposal to fund pre-K programs for Philadelphia children in an op-ed for the Philadelphia Inquirer. Read it here.