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MO state broadband office to host digital access meetings for Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte and Ray Counties

October 31, 2022 by

The Mid-America Regional Council is hosting two meetings with the Missouri Office of Broadband Development on broadband and digital access in Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte and Ray counties. Your voice matters.  Lend your voice and join other stakeholders to learn about the need for investment in broadband and digital access services in Cass, Clay, Jackson, […]

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KC Digital Drive Awards $20,000 in Digital Literacy Micro-grants

August 26, 2022 by

KC Digital Drive announced its first cohort of micro-grant recipients for “KC Goes Tech,” a new program that helps community organizations teach digital skills, such as how to use email and stay safe online, and it connects participants to funding for home internet and a computer they can take home after completing 15 hours of training.

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Healing House Is Helping Recovering Addicts Stay Connected During COVID-19

August 6, 2022 by

Founded in 2002, Healing House is Missouri’s largest provider of substance use recovery housing. In its twenty years of operation, it has served over 1,100 individuals by providing transitional housing, substance abuse recovery programming, and job search assistance. Healing House manages sixteen properties spread across northeast Kansas City, and on any given day almost 200 […]

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Comeback KC Ventures Fellows List

August 3, 2022 by

Comeback KC Ventures is an innovation-based entrepreneur support program originally funded through an 18-month SPRINT Challenge grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration and administered in partnership by KC Digital Drive and the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) Innovation Center, launched to accelerate innovation.     2021/2022 – Cohort 1  A Traveled Path A Traveled Path […]

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The Enterprise Center Offers Student Connectivity Support and Digital Inclusion Training for Chattanooga Residents

July 10, 2022 by

The Enterprise Center is a peer organization of KC Digital Drive that manages a range of digital inclusion programs aimed at improving connectivity and access to digital technologies in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Three of the most important are the Quick Connect and HCS EdConnect programs, which helped Chattanooga residents stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic, and […]

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