New and Upcoming

  1. Updates on links for low-cost access and other resources during the COVID-19 pandemic has moved to its own page: https://pbdd.org/covid/
  2. The new, three trillion dollar COVID-19 relief proposal (the “HEROES act”) unveiled yesterday by Democratic leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives includes $8.8 billion to fund an Emergency Broadband Benefit for consumers who are eligible for Lifeline phone discounts, or have suffered major income loss due to the pandemic. https://www.digitalinclusion.org/blog/2020/05/13/house-democrats-covid-relief-bill-includes-emergency-broadband-benefit/
  3. Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) online (was originally scheduled for Baltimore in person) March conference keynote at https://www.nten.org/ntc/
  4. This is on our training page — but fees have been waived for
    Cyber-Seniors has online seminars (using zoom) or a one-on-one session (by phone or FaceTime). Young People can register for free to take the online Cyber-Seniors Mentor Training Program and then volunteer to help a senior connect with loved ones and essential online services. Information at https://cyberseniors.org/