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NACEPF, Mobile Beacon Respond to FCC’s Notice of Apparent Liability

01/07/2021

Johnston, RI (January 7, 2021) – The North American Catholic Education Programming Foundation Inc. (NACEPF) and Mobile Beacon are astonished that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has moved forward with a Notice of Apparent Liability (NAL) alleging that NACEPF failed to meet certain educational requirements, which the FCC voted to rescind over a year ago. […]

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Who To Know: Mobile Beacon

01/07/2021

Mobile Beacon is dedicated to providing schools, libraries, and non-profits affordable internet to stay connected and better serve our world. Watch the video at wpri.com. 

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Mobile Beacon is awarding 10 grants to anchors of the community in honor of 10th anniversary

12/15/2020

Mobile Beacon is celebrating 10 years of providing high-speed, low-cost, mobile internet access to the anchors of communities: nonprofits, schools, libraries, and healthcare organizations. In honor of this anniversary, we are providing 10 local and national organizations with a $10,000 grant, as well as 10 laptops and 10 hotspots with Mobile Beacon’s, unlimited internet service, […]

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Mobile Beacon awards community grant to Children’s Friend

12/09/2020

Mobile Beacon is celebrating 10 years of providing high-speed, low-cost, mobile internet access to the anchors of communities: nonprofits, schools, libraries, and healthcare organizations. In honor of this anniversary, Mobile Beacon is providing 10 community grants to local and national organizations in support of their missions and the incredible work they do in their communities.  […]

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Mobile Beacon awards community grant to R.I. Office of Healthy Aging’s digiAGE Collaborative

11/24/2020

Mobile Beacon is honored to donate a community grant in our anniversary series to Federal Hill House – a partner in the Office of Healthy Aging‘s (OHA) digiAGE Collaborative. To celebrate our 10-year anniversary, we are presenting 10 grants to anchors of the community to support and enable local and national organizations in pursuance of […]

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Educational Nonprofits Expand Partnership with buildOn

10/29/2020

Johnston, RI – The educational nonprofit, North American Catholic Educational Programming Foundation, Inc. (NACEPF), and its subsidiary Mobile Beacon are proud to announce the donation of over $400,000 to support the educational programs of buildOn. buildOn empowers U.S. youth to transform their neighborhoods and the world through intensive community service. Globally, they’re constructing a new […]

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Calvert Library offering use of unlimited data hotspots

10/01/2020

Calvert County residents who do not have internet service at their homes can check out a hotspot with unlimited data from the library for two weeks. Calvert Library rolled out a program Sept. 18 featuring 55 Mobile Beacon hotspots, library spokeswoman Robyn Truslow said. Read the full story at SouthMarylandNews.com. 

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Calvert Library Expands Hotspot Lending

09/25/2020

Calvert Library’s mission is to serve as a gateway to information, imagination and inspiration by empowering lifelong learning and providing opportunities for connection to one another and the world. COVID has demonstrated that connection these days requires internet access. While wifi can be accessed from the library parking lots 24/7 and from library computers or […]

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Mobile Beacon invites customers to share their Mobile Beacon Moments for a chance to win a Community Grant

09/25/2020

Mobile Beacon is celebrating 10 years of providing unlimited, reliable, and affordable mobile broadband service to the anchors communities across the country. Internet access has allowed these organizations to access more, reach more people, and help carry out their own missions. In honor of its 10th-anniversary, Mobile Beacon is inviting customers to share their stories. […]

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Hot spot checkout programs help students connect

09/21/2020

When local schools suddenly closed last spring due to COVID-19, lack of reliable internet in rural areas became clear. While some students accessed their assignments and lessons without a hitch, others struggled, leading educators to create hybrid offerings of e-learning for students with internet and take-home packets for students without. Going into the 2020-21 school […]

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