Our ConnectWealth program combines digital inclusion with financial literacy, providing participants with both internet access and training in personal finance.
What We Do
ConnectWealth programs are tailored to each community, in partnership with local organizations (including banking organizations and internet providers).
American Express: Dollars and Sense Program
With funding from American Express, we provided internet access to high school students in Clarksdale, MS over three years. Students also received smartphones and financial literacy training, delivered by MoneyThink.
In total, we connected more than 500 families.
Capital One: Ready Set Bank
A free tablet device
Two years of internet service
Capital One's Ready Set Bank program to seniors.
Digital literacy training
We are working with four local nonprofits to recruit participants. These nonprofits are also becoming Digital Equity Champions to help further demonstrating their commitment to ending the digital divide in their community.