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Broadband Relief Program Already Helping Millions of Families

June 22, 2021

  It’s been just shy of a month since the federal government launched the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBBP), and already more than 2.3 million households have enrolled in the program that helps pay for monthly broadband services and some one-time purchases. Available in all 50 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and…

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Terrell boxing pic

Graduating from the School of Hard Knocks

April 28, 2021

                      Terrell moved from Michigan to New Mexico, just 10 credits shy of graduating. “I was too embarrassed to enroll in a new school for one semester. So I dropped out.” Ten years went by. After a few years in the school of hard knocks,…

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Sue Fox Tutor and Board Member

Volunteer Spotlight: Tutor and Board Member Sue Fox

April 22, 2021

Happy National Volunteer Week! Established in 1974 to recognize the power of volunteers to make a difference, National Volunteer Week has grown each year since its inception. This week of celebration recognizes the impact volunteerism has on the world, particularly the way it can tackle society’s greatest challenges and build stronger communities. Many of those…

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Carol Manzanares

Welcome New Board Member – Carol Manzanares

April 12, 2021

Last week, we introduced new board member Matthew Hess and this week we are thrilled to introduce Carol Manzanares! Carol brings a wealth of employment and human resources experience, which will help ReadWest strengthen its mission to empower adults through literacy.   Can you tell us a little bit about where you work and what…

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ReadWest Board Member Matthew Hess

Welcome New Board Member – Matthew Hess

April 5, 2021

We are excited to introduce one of our newest board members – Matthew Hess. Matthew currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) for BennuBio. Prior to becoming COO for BennuBio, he serviced as Director of Global Service and Support for IsoPlexis. Matthew also has experience with the nonprofit world, having served as managing director…

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