Cable One opens charitable donation fund requests to support local nonprofits
PHOENIX, October 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Cable One family of brands will open nominations in the fall for the company’s charitable giving fund, which rewards annually $ 200,000 in grants to 501 (c) (3) non-profit organizations, from October 1, 2021 to October 31, 2021.
Grants will be available in all communities served by the Cable One family of brands (Sparklight®, Fidelity Communications, Clearwave® and ValuNet Fiber) and will focus support in the following priority areas:
Last spring, the company awarded more than $ 100,000 in grants to 30 associations, including organizations serving the homeless that advocate for children, offer assistance to the elderly and provide food to those in need, to name a few.
The Charitable Giving Fund is an extension of the company’s existing corporate social responsibility efforts, which include:
Chromebooks for Kids, an initiative in which the company donates Chromebooks to Title I schools through its imprint. To date, the company has donated more than 2,000 Chromebooks to help bridge the digital divide in underfunded schools.
In partnership with KissRace, a national organization dedicated to building tools, resources and networks to promote a movement of racial justice advocates for children and adults.
Support the mission of Arizona Special Olympics, which offers year-round athletic training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports, as well as health, arts, leadership and advocacy programs for children and adults with a intellectual disability.
Plant trees across the Arbor Day Foundation on behalf of customers who are switching to paperless invoicing. By the end of 2021, the company will have planted 110,000 trees in its markets and state forests.
Support the mission of Keep America beautiful in cleaning up and beautifying communities across the United States
“We are committed to connecting customers in the cities and towns we serve to what matters most,” said Julie laulis, President and CEO. “Through our philanthropic initiatives and partnerships, we support nonprofit organizations to create strong and vibrant communities, improve quality of life and make a positive difference where we live and work.
For more information on the Cable One Charitable Giving Fund, visit www.sparklight.com/charitablegiving.
About Cable One
Cable One, Inc. is a leading broadband communications provider committed to connecting customers and communities to what matters most. Through Sparklight® and the associated Cable One family of brands, the company serves more than 1.1 million residential and commercial customers in 24 states. Through its fiber-optic infrastructure, the Cable One family of brands offer residential customers a wide range of connectivity and entertainment services, including Gigabit speeds, advanced Wi-Fi and video. For businesses ranging from small and medium-sized businesses to businesses, wholesalers and carriers, the company offers scalable and cost-effective solutions that enable businesses of all sizes to grow, compete and succeed.
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