Greater Kansas City Commuity Foundation

Business & Tech
1:40 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

New Fund Aims To Increase Digital Literacy In Kansas City

The Greater Kansas City Community Foundation Wednesday afternoon announced it would manage a fund aimed at bridging the digital divide in Kansas City.

Recent studies of digital literacy in Kansas City have shown a quarter of our residents don’t have broadband at home.  Seventeen percent don’t use the internet at all.

Wednesday’s announcement of the Kansas City Digital Inclusion Fund is aimed at raising those percentages.

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