California Connects  
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Jorge J.C. Sales
Director of California Connects
T: 916.491.4467

Allan Alday
Program Coordinator
T: 916.498.6777


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Welcome to California Connects
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Increasing Digital Literacy in Underserved California Communities


The Foundation for California Community Colleges is proud to announce California Connects, a new program that will increase digital literacy and expand broadband Internet access to underserved populations throughout the state. The program is funded by a $10.9 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration for Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP).


California Connects Digital Literacy Tool

Beginners: No need to fear the computer! Today is a great day to start learning computer skills with our free online training tool! Click here and explore!


El Camino College MESA Students - California Connects Video

View a video created by El Camino College MESA students about their digital literacy outreach and training thus far!

  Latest News  

Foundation's California Connects program helps to narrow the digital divide
AT&T Case Study
Published: Sept. 26, 2012
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Si, se puede: Program helps Latinos use the Internet
Mountain Democrat
Published: Aug. 17, 2012
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Spanish speakers get tutored in tech
Stockton Record
Published: Aug. 18, 2012
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California Connects wants to help Spanish speakers become computer savvy
Los Banos Enterprise
Published: Aug. 10, 2012
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Ceres computer classes help open up digital world
The Modesto Bee
Published: Jun. 09, 2012
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California Connects en Bakersfield Al Dia
Bakersfield Al Dia
Broadcast: May 23, 2012
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