STEAM Revolution Partners with Heritage Wireless Group to Bridge the Digital Divide and Increase STEAM Learning through the Affordable Connectivity Program.
Atlanta, GA – March 05, 2023 — STEAM Revolution, a Veteran owned and operated non-profit organization focused on growing the pipeline for digital careers through community engagement, is excited to announce its partnership with Heritage Wireless Group, a minority-owned wireless company. This partnership will bring affordable connectivity and ACP devices to underserved communities, bridging the digital divide and providing access to STEAM education.
As STEAM Revolution celebrates its upcoming 5-year anniversary, this partnership with Heritage Wireless Group is set to increase the organization’s reach by 10-fold. “This partnership with Heritage Wireless Group is a major milestone for STEAM Revolution. Our mission has always been to provide STEAM education and resources to young people in underserved communities, and this partnership allows us to do that on a much larger scale,” said Kimberly Henry, Board Chair of STEAM Revolution.
The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) provides low-cost devices and affordable internet services to households in need, empowering children and families to learn, create, and explore the world of STEAM. By partnering with Heritage Wireless, STEAM Revolution will be able to reach even more underserved communities and help bridge the digital divide that has been exacerbated by the pandemic.
“We believe that access to education is a fundamental right, and we are excited to partner with STEAM Revolution to make it a reality for more families,” said Dr. Corey Alston, CEO of Heritage Wireless. “Our mission is to connect communities, and this partnership is a crucial step in achieving that goal.“
As part of the partnership, Heritage Wireless will provide ACP devices to STEAM Revolution, which will distribute them to underserved communities through its network of partners and volunteers. The partnership will also involve joint outreach efforts to promote the benefits of ACP and encourage more families to take advantage of this program.
“We are thrilled to partner with Heritage Wireless to provide ACP devices and services to those who need it most,” said Cory Henry, President of STEAM Revolution. “This partnership will put thousands of devices and millions worth of education in the minds of the underserved communities, empowering them with the tools they need to succeed in the digital age.“
About STEAM Revolution: STEAM Revolution is a Veteran owned and operated non-profit organization that aims to grow the pipeline for digital careers through community engagement. The organization provides resources and mentorship to young people interested in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) careers. As the organization approaches its 5-year anniversary, it is committed to expanding its reach and impact through strategic partnerships like this one with Heritage Wireless Group.
About Heritage Wireless Group: Heritage Wireless Group is a minority-owned wireless company that provides affordable connectivity and internet services to underserved communities. The company’s mission is to connect communities and empower individuals with the tools they need to succeed in the digital age.
For more information on the Affordable Connectivity Program and the partnership between STEAM Revolution and Heritage Wireless Group, visit www.steamrevolution.org or www.myheritagewirelessg.com/steamrevolution.
President, STEAM Revolution
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Dr. Corey Alston
CEO, Heritage Wireless Group
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