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Jun 23, 2015, 10:30 ET

Comcast Awards $121,000 In Scholarships To 112 Massachusetts Students

 The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, today...

Jun 10, 2015, 15:37 ET

20th International Festival of Arts & Ideas Kicks Off in New Haven

 Comcast and NBC Connecticut are partnering as one of this year's Marquee Sponsors for the International Festival of Arts & Ideas, which...

Jun 10, 2015, 09:00 ET

Troy Griffin Named Vice President Of Customer Service Strategy And Operations For Comcast Cable's Beltway Region

Comcast Cable today announced that Troy Griffin has been appointed Vice President of Customer Service Strategy and Operations for the company's...

Jun 02, 2015, 13:30 ET

Comcast Awards $40,000 In Scholarships To 31 New Hampshire Students

 The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, today...

May 27, 2015, 10:00 ET

Comcast Business Named Exclusive Network Services Provider for Betamore

 Comcast Business today announced that it has been named the exclusive network services provider for Betamore, an award-winning co-working...

May 20, 2015, 15:17 ET
Comcast honored 75 New Jersey high school seniors with Leaders & Achievers scholarships during a special event at the Trenton War Memorial on Tuesday. Matthew Molnar from Washington Township High School in Sewell, was the recipient of a $10,000 Comcast Founders Scholarship in honor of Ralph J. Roberts, Comcast Founder and Chairman Emeritus of Comcast Corporation. From left:  Charisse Lillie, Comcast Vice President of Community Investment and President of the Comcast Foundation; Bill Kettleson...

Comcast Awards $84,000 In Scholarships To 75 New Jersey High School Seniors

The Comcast Foundation announced the 2015 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program awards in New Jersey. ...

May 13, 2015, 12:05 ET
Comcast honored 191 Pennsylvania high school seniors with Leaders & Achievers scholarships during a special event at the State Museum of Pennsylvania Tuesday. Among those present were (left to right): Jim Samaha, Comcast Senior Regional Vice President; Jonathan Merlo of Deer Lakes High School; Julia Le of Central Bucks High School; Michele Holland of Swenson Arts and Technology High School in Philadelphia, who was awarded a $10,000 Comcast Founder's Scholarship; Rebekah Kroll of ...

Comcast Awards $200,000 In Scholarships To 191 Pennsylvania High School Seniors

The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2015 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program awards.  Comcast,...

May 13, 2015, 10:01 ET

Comcast Awards $70,000 In Scholarships To 61 Virginia High School Seniors

The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2015 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program awards in Virginia. The...

May 06, 2015, 13:52 ET

Comcast Begins Rollout Of Residential 2 Gig Service In Greater Chicago Region

 Comcast today announced it will offer residential multi-gigabit broadband service to more than 2.4 million customers across several markets in...

Apr 25, 2015, 09:00 ET
More than 650 local Comcast NBCUniversal employees and their families, friends and community partners will "make change happen" at nine sites throughout Connecticut on April 25th.

Comcast Volunteers "Make Change Happen," Beautifying Nine Sites Across Connecticut On 14th Comcast Cares Day

 On Saturday, April 25, more than 650 local Comcast NBCUniversal employees and their families, friends and community partners will "make change...

Apr 25, 2015, 09:00 ET

2,000 Volunteers Make Change Happen Across Pittsburgh Region As Part Of 14th Annual Comcast Cares Day

 On Saturday, April 25, more than 2,000 local Comcast NBCUniversal employees and their families, friends and community partners will "make...

Apr 25, 2015, 09:00 ET
More than 250 local Comcast NBCUniversal employees and their families, friends and community partners will "make change happen" at four sites in Vermont on April 25th.

Comcast Volunteers "Make Change Happen," Beautifying Four Sites Across Vermont On 14th Comcast Cares Day

 On Saturday, April 25, more than 250 local Comcast NBCUniversal employees and their families, friends and community partners will "make change...

Apr 25, 2015, 08:00 ET

Comcast Volunteers "Make Change Happen," Beautifying Twenty-Five Sites Across Massachusetts Today On 14th Comcast Cares Day

 Today more than 3,500 local Comcast employees and their families, friends and community partners will "make change happen" as they volunteer...

Apr 23, 2015, 10:00 ET

Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center Connects Colleges and Universities With Comcast Business

 Comcast Business today announced that the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC), a nonprofit collaboration between Carnegie Mellon University...

Apr 21, 2015, 19:54 ET

16 California Schools & Community Centers To Receive Volunteer Makeovers As Part Of 14th Annual "Comcast Cares Day"

On Saturday, April 25, more than 4,000 local Comcast employees and their families and friends will "make change happen" as they volunteer to...

Apr 17, 2015, 14:21 ET

Comcast Announces 2 Gigabit Residential Service And New Extreme 250 Mbps Tier In California

Comcast today announced it will launch Extreme 250, a new 250 Mbps Internet speed tier for California customers. The company also will increase...

Mar 18, 2015, 16:33 ET
Vermont students receiving Comcast Leaders and Achievers scholarships with  Governor Shumlin at Vermont State House March, 18, 2015

Comcast Awards $23,000 In Scholarships To Vermont High School Seniors

The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, has awarded 14...

Mar 13, 2015, 10:30 ET

Comcast Awards $118,000 In Scholarships To 109 Maryland High School Seniors

The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2015 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program awards in Maryland. The...

Mar 11, 2015, 10:00 ET

Comcast Brings Voice Guided Television To Vision Resources Of Central Pennsylvania

 Comcast today demonstrated the company's new voice guidance technology at Vision Resources of Central Pennsylvania. The "talking guide" is a...

Mar 10, 2015, 10:00 ET

Nizhoni Health Systems Nurses its Network to Health with Comcast Business

 Comcast Business today announced that Nizhoni Health Systems, a large home healthcare agency in Massachusetts, has selected Comcast Business...