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Meet Connect 313’s TeQuion Brookins

Meet Connect 313’s TeQuion Brookins TeQuion Brookins is passionate about setting people up for success. And that’s exactly what she does in her role as the 2022 chair of the Structure & Operations Committee for Connect 313. TeQuion helps develop processes and policies that clarify and streamline Connect 313’s work that aims to end Detroit’s
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Connect 313 Fuels Fiber Optic Initiative in HOPE Village

Connect 313 Fuels Fiber Optic Initiative in HOPE Village   Losing internet access for 45 days in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic is something Jeff Jones will never forget. The longtime HOPE Village resident, a husband and father of school-aged children, recounted that harrowing ordeal during a series of community meetings held at Focus:HOPE to
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2022 Detroit Means Business Summit

Detroit Means Business  hosted its inaugural small business summit on May 2, 2022.  The event  offered tangible takeaways for strengthening business, including 1:1 Expert Consultations, Live Panels and Workshops.  Connect 313 was proud to participate in this event to support local Detroit businesses utilize digital resources to promote and strengthen their business.  Myka Burley Connect
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Rocket and the Detroit Tigers are teaming up to Support Connect 313

The Rocket Mortgage Classic, in partnership with title sponsor Rocket Mortgage, today announced it...
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Rocket Giving Fund directed $700,000 to Connect 313 Fund in support of landmark digital inclusion initiative

The Rocket Mortgage Classic, in partnership with title sponsor Rocket Mortgage, today announced it...
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Rocket Mortgage & Detroit Lions Support Digital Inclusion

The Rocket Mortgage Classic, in partnership with title sponsor Rocket Mortgage, today announced it...
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Jason Momoa Shares Support for Connect 313

Hollywood star Jason Momoa has a passion for Detroit, so when he learned about what Rocket Mortgage was doing alongside the city to bridge the digital divide...
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Introducing the Connect 313 Fund

The Rocket Mortgage Classic, in partnership with its title sponsor Rocket Mortgage, today announced the beneficiaries of this year’s PGA TOUR...
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2020 Rocket Mortgage Classic Generates More Than $2.7 Million for Nonprofits

The Rocket Mortgage Classic, in partnership with title sponsor Rocket Mortgage, today announced it...
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Rocket Mortgage and 100 Thieves Partner to Support Connect 313

We’re excited to host a fundraising stream with @RocketMortgage towards a new initiative for the city of Detroit, Connect 313.
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Nonprofits give family of 7 special Christmas after losing everything in June flooding

The golfer who pulls off this never-been-done-on-tour-before feat will raise thousands for a worthwhile Detroit initiative

Detroit digital inclusion fund Connect 313 focuses on date, community leadership

Jason Mamoa pushes digital access in Detroit video

Comcast to put 12 WiFi hot spot "lift zones" in Detroit by end of year

Connect 313 works to bridge the digital divide in Detroit

Rocket Mortgage Classic's Area 313 to become "The Most Charitable Three Holes in Golf"

Barry Sanders, Tom Izzo and Larry Fitzgerald part of Rocket Mortgate Classic's Area 313 Celebrity Scramble

Rocket Mortgage Classic sets celebrity lineup

Detroit starts monthly internet stipend and laptop subsidy for residents

Mayor, human-IT launch new effort to help close Detroit’s Digital Divide, reduce e-waste, create jobs

Technology partnership aims to provide used computers to low-income Detroiters

WXYZ Editorial: Rocket Mortgage Classic ready to tee off for Detroit in 2021

Rocket Mortgage Classic bridging Detroit’s digital divide

Comcast chooses Detroit for digital literacy training for senior citizens

MIDAS joins Microsoft, city of Detroit to enhance digital inclusion

Detroit Homecoming webcast to feature Ford Foundation, workforce issues and how to reduce the digital divide

Behind Detroit’s Homegrown Campaign to Close the Digital Divide

45,000 Detroit families get connected through Emergency Internet program; City encourages more to apply

45,000 Detroit Families Receive Emergency Broadband Benefit

Bryson DeChambeau, Rickie Fowler visit Detroit as Rocket Mortgage Classic announces extension through 2027

PGA Tour commissioner on RMC's impact on Detroit: The best is yet to come

Rocket Mortgage extends major PGA title sponsorship

Rocket Mortgage renews title sponsorship deal for PGA Tour’s Detroit event until 2027

The world is going virtual but many in Detroit are still left behind

One-Quarter of Detroit Residents Don’t Have Internet Access

Broadband. Telehealth. Sometimes Communities Have To Do It For Ourselves!

Rocket Community Fund starts Neighbor to Neighbor program to help bridge Cleveland’s digital divide

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