Get Online and Technology Matching Fund (Digital Inclusion)

Generally, these two committees support closing the digital divide / broadband adoption programs and work most with the Department of Information Technology's Community Technology Program staff.

Get Online Committee: Guides and helps implement the Get Online broadband essential applications and awareness campaign, including options for low-income and disadvantaged residents. See more on the program.
Committee Members: Stacey Wedlake, Phillip Duggan, Nourisha Wells, Ben Krokower (Staff: Vicky Yuki)

Technology Matching Fund grant program: Provides guidance and recommendations on funding for the city grants provides grants of up to $20,000  to support community based technology literacy and access, and electronic civic engagement projects. See more on the program.
Committee Members: Stacey Wedlake (Chair), Ben Krokower,  Dana Lewis, Leah Altaras, Will Pugh, Joneil Custodio, Myranda Miller, (Staff: Delia Burke with Vicky Yuki  and David Keyes)

Digital Inclusion & Tech Matching Fund Posts on the CTTAB Blog

1/12/2014 - Minutes: December 12 CTTAB meeting
Minutes of the December 2013 Citizens Telecommunications and Technology Advisory Board CTTAB Minutes December 10th, 2013, 6-8 PM Seattle Municipal Tower: 700 – Fifth Avenue Room 1756 (17th floor)   At

11/16/2013 - NLC Digital Inclusion mobile workshop materials
On Nov. 13th,  David Keyes, with Sabra Schneider and staff, led a mobile workshop of 52 attendees from towns and cities across the country who were in Seattle for the National League of Cities Congres

10/31/2013 - Digital Inclusion Committee Workplan
Here is the initial 2013 workplan for the Digital Inclusion and Technology Matching Fund Committee, as last presented to the Citizens Telecommunications and Technology Advisory Board (CTTAB) in June.