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Dearborn Xfinity Store Helps People Get Free Internet Service Through Affordable Connectivity Program – Press & Guide

Support is now available at Comcast’s Xfinity store in Dearborn for people to learn more about how to enroll in the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) to get free internet service.

Any Xfinity customer in all Comcast markets who qualifies for CPA can apply their $30 credit to their monthly Internet and/or Xfinity Mobile bill. Customers can also sign up for Internet Essentials Plus, a service that includes 100 Mbps speed, cable modem, access to millions of Wi-Fi hotspots, and unlimited data for $29.95 per month. The store is located outside the Fairlane Town Center at 18900 Michigan Ave.

Additionally, through Project UP, Comcast’s $1 billion commitment to advance digital equity and help build a future of limitless possibility, the company is partnering with its network of thousands of purpose-driven organizations. nonprofit in communities across the country to increase awareness and participation. in the ACP, while tackling broadband adoption issues such as lack of digital skills. Over the past six months, Comcast has distributed more than $1 million in grants to support dozens of local nonprofit organizations affiliated with the Hispanic Federation and the National Urban Indian Family Coalition (NUIFC), as well as to organizations such as NPower, with plans to invest millions more throughout the year.

“We have never been more committed to bridging the digital divide and helping people connect to the internet through Project UP. By working with our partners at all levels of government and within the community, we can accelerate our efforts to ensure everyone has access to the internet and the skills they need to excel in today’s digital economy. said Broderick Johnson, executive vice president, Public Policy and Digital Equity, Comcast.

In addition to retail, customers can visit www.xfinity.com/acp, www.internetessentials.com, or call 844-389-4681 for more information, to determine eligibility and to register. A dedicated ACP Registration and Support Center is available from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. daily, with multilingual capabilities to assist anyone interested in the program.

Internet Essentials is the nation’s largest and most successful low-income broadband adoption program. For more than a decade, Comcast has worked with trusted community partners, businesses and government to help millions of low-income households connect to the Internet and the technology they need to participate in the digital world. Since its launch in 2011, Internet Essentials has connected a cumulative total of more than 10 million people to the Internet at home, many for the very first time.

UP project

Comcast has been committed to connecting people to the Internet and the technology and skills they need to participate and excel in an increasingly digital world for more than a decade.

Looking ahead to the next ten years, Comcast is building on this foundation and expanding its impact through Project UP, a global initiative to advance digital equity and build a future of limitless possibility.

Backed by a billion-dollar commitment to reach tens of millions, Project UP encompasses community programs and partnerships from Comcast, NBCUniversal and Sky that connect people to the internet, advance economic mobility and open doors to the next generation of innovators, entrepreneurs, storytellers and creators. For more information about Project UP and the latest news on Comcast’s ongoing efforts to advance digital equity, visit https://corporate.comcast.com/impact/project-up.