Internet

Oregon LifelineA federal and state government program that reduces the monthly cost of phone or broadband service for qualifying low-income Oregon households.

Spectrum Broadband - 2 months of free internet 

Charter - 60 days of free internet for K-12 students 

Many Internet Service Providers, including Comcast, CenturyLink, NW Fiber (Frontier), AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint, pledged through to the May 13, 2020 to:

  1. Not terminate service to any residential or small business customers because of their inability to pay their bills due to the disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
  2. Waive late fees that any residential or small business customers incur because of their economic circumstances related to the coronavirus pandemic.
  3. Open Wi-Fi hotspots to any American who needs them.

Comcast Internet Essentials:  Any new Internet Essentials customers will receive the first two months service free of charge and Comcast will assist them with the acquisition of a notebook computer.

T-Mobile:  T-Mobile and its partners will provide Lifeline customers with extra free data up to 5GB per month over the next two months. and will increase the free data allowance for students and schools in the EmpowerED digital learning programs, ensuring that they’ve got at least 20GB of data per month through May 13, 2020.

Everyone On - Nonprofit dedicated to creating social and economic opportunity by connecting low-income families to affordable internet service and computers, and delivering digital skills trainings.

Digital Inclusion - Free and low-cost internet plans