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The Program

Affordable Internet

Through partnerships with local Internet service providers, xband is able to offer free or subsidized home Internet service in 48 states and the District of Columbia. Any service through our providers is contract-free and there are no modem/router fees.

Cox Communications

Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, Internet, telephone and home security and automation services over its own nationwide IP network. The third-largest U.S. cable company, Cox serves approximately 6 million residences and businesses. Cox Business is a facilities-based provider of voice, video and data solutions for commercial customers, and Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable spot and new media advertising.

Cox Communications requires that at least 1 child in your household is enrolled in school and is enrolled in their school's free lunch program. Learn more about Cox Communication's available plans.

Verizon Fios

Fios by Verizon is a better way of enjoying the internet with raging speeds for all your devices, TV channels you crave and home phone that's like your personal assistant. It delivers fiber optics straight to your front door with everything you want, just the way you want it.

Verizon Fios requires that at least 1 child in your household is enrolled in school and your family qualifies for the Federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Learn more about Verizon Fios' available plans.

Comcast Xfinity

XFINITY from Comcast provides TV, high-speed Internet, phone and home security services that work seamlessly together - anytime, anywhere and on any device. From the fastest, most reliable in-home WiFi to XFINITY X1 TV experience, Comcast creates awesome experiences that people love.

Comcast Xfinity requires that at least 1 child in your household is enrolled in school and is enrolled in their school's free or reduced lunch program. Learn more about Comcast Xfinity's available plans.

Time Warner Cable

Charter is currently the second largest cable provider in the United States. The company has achieved growth through innovation and acquisitions of cable properties, most recently completing transactions with Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks.

Time Warner Cable requires that at least 1 child in your household is enrolled in school. Learn more about Time Warner's available plans.

Low-Cost Devices

We work with the largest electronics retailers, so individuals and their families can purchase discounted computers, laptops, and tablets. More information on these low-cost devices can be found on our resources page.

Best Buy

Best Buy is a leading provider of technology products, services and solutions. The company offers expert service at an unbeatable price more than 1.5 billion times a year to the consumers, small business owners and educators who visit our stores, engage with Geek Squad Agents or use or the Best Buy app. The company has operations in the U.S. where more than 70 percent of the population lives within 15 minutes of a Best Buy store, as well as in Canada and Mexico, where Best Buy has a physical and online presence.


Walmart began building Supercenters in 1988 and are around 182,000 square feet employing about 300 associates. Walmart Supercenters offer a one-stop shopping experience by combining a grocery store with fresh produce, bakery, deli and dairy products with electronics, apparel, toys and home furnishings. Most Supercenters are open 24 hours, and may also include specialty shops such as banks, hair and nail salons, restaurants, or vision centers.

Tigerdirect was established to serve the needs of computer users, and today is one of the industry's top computer and computer-product retailers whose web site has been ranked among the New York Times' "Top 25 Online Retailers" and catalog has become a textbook for computer users.


For over 70 years, Samsung has been dedicated to making a better world through diverse businesses that today span advanced technology, semiconductors, skyscraper and plant construction, petrochemicals, fashion, medicine, finance, hotels, and more. Samsung Electronics, leads the global market in high-tech electronics manufacturing and digital media.