WE ARE WORKING HARD TO CONNECT EVERYONE IN OUR COMMUNITY.
This includes participating in a new federal effort to help people facing financial hardship pay for Internet service in their homes during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit* includes up to $50 a month for Internet service**
You may be eligible to receive this benefit if ANY of these apply:
- Children in your home are eligible for free or reduced-price school lunch.
- Anyone in your home attends college with the help of a federal Pell Grant.
- Your household suffered a substantial loss of income since February 29, 2020. And your 2020 income is below $99,000 for individuals and $198,000 for joint tax filers.
- You qualify for reduced-cost telephone service through the FCC’s Lifeline Program.
Before enrolling in the EBB program, customers must either
#1 Be a current Lifeline customer or
#2 Apply through the National Verifier and receive a National Verifier ID number.
To Enroll, please fill out the form using the link below and email it back to firstname.lastname@example.org or drop it off at one of our RTC Customer Service Centers.
By completing and submitting this form, I certify that I have received disclosures about the EBB Program and I give consent to apply my Emergency Broadband Benefit to the service received from RTC. I further give explicit consent to release information (PII) to the federal government through the database established for administration of the EBB Program.