Shallotte, NC – FOCUS Broadband is currently accepting applications through February 29 th for the 2024 Community Connections and Smart Connections Grant Programs. FOCUS Broadband will award $40,000 in Community Connections grant funds to nonprofit organizations and $40,000 in Smart Connections funds
will be given to educators in counties served by FOCUS Broadband.
Community Connections Grants are available for programs which provide emergency, disaster relief, arts, culture, civic, health or human services to FOCUS Broadband customers living in Brunswick, Columbus, Duplin, Pender, Bladen, or Robeson counties. Smart Connections Grants are also available for educators,
preschool organizations, administrators, and other agencies which provide educational services in these same areas. Applicants may apply for up to $2,500 in funds for qualifying programs.
FOCUS Broadband has awarded more than $1 million in community and education grants since the program’s inception in 2006. Applications and details regarding eligibility rules and exclusions are available on FOCUS Broadband’s website at www.focusbroadband.com/giving-back. Applications must be received by email to email@example.com or at any FOCUS Broadband office by 5:00 PM on February 29th.
About FOCUS Broadband
FOCUS Broadband is a member-owned cooperative providing a multitude of communications services, including telephone, business services, wireless, broadband internet, cable television, and home security, in Brunswick County, North Carolina. FOCUS Broadband provides services in additional areas through its wholly owned subsidiary, ATMC, LLC. FOCUS Broadband is the largest communications cooperative in North Carolina and one of the largest in the country. For more information on products and services from FOCUS Broadband, visit www.focusboadband.com.