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"KEEP AMERICA CONNECTED" Vendor List

Internet First Program: InternetFirst serves eligible individuals who qualify for public assistance programs like the National School Lunch Program, housing assistance, Medicaid, SNAP, SSI, and others. Go to www.internetfirst.com to fill out the application, or click here to download the application for people who do not have Internet access.

RCN Lifeline Internet Program for Students (K-12): First 60 days FREE of 25Mbps RCN Internet includes modem, router and network access maintenance fee. 

Service Electric COVID-19 response: "Keep America Connected" pledge - to not terminate service to any residential or small business due to the inability to pay their bill. Waive late fees that residential or small business customers incur because of their economic circumstance related to the coronavirus pandemic. Open its Wi-Fi hotspots to everyone. Additionally, SECTV will offer free 10x5 Internet service for 90 days for new customers during this ongoing national emergency. 

AT&T COVID-19 response: offers open hot-spots, unlimited data to existing customers, and $10/month plans to low-income families.

Sprint COVID-19 response: follows FCC agreement, provides unlimited data to existing customers and, starting Tuesday, March 17 2020,
will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge.

T-Mobile COVID-19 response: follows FCC agreement, plus unlimited data to existing customers and, coming soon, will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge.

Verizon COVID-19 response: no special offers, but following the FCC agreement.

Comcast COVID-19 response: offers free WiFi for 2 months to low-income families plus all Xfinity hot-spots are free to the public during
this time.

View the FCC agreement stating that providers will waive late fees, not cutoff service for lack of payment and open hot-spots.