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Nov 15, 2017, 12:36 ET Mobile Beacon launches Disaster Recovery Program to assist community anchor institutions with rebuilding after hurricanes

Mobile Beacon is announcing the launch of a Disaster Recovery Program to help community anchor institutions such as schools, libraries, nonprofits,...


Oct 31, 2017, 11:04 ET Digital inclusion program, Bridging the Gap, distributed 300 computers and internet service to low-income residents in Salt Lake City

During the weekend of October 13th, Bridging the Gap, a national digital inclusion program, distributed over 300 computers and internet service to...


Sep 05, 2017, 11:21 ET Mobile Beacon is Now Accepting Applications for the Wi-Fly Digital Inclusion Grant

Mobile Beacon is now accepting applications for its Wi-Fly Digital Inclusion Grant. The grant provides 25 laptops and 25 4G LTE mobile hotspots with...


Aug 29, 2017, 10:19 ET Mobile Beacon Welcomes Angelo Miccoli as Director of Operations and Administration and Cristina Graham as Program Director

Mobile Beacon is pleased to announce that Angelo Miccoli and Cristina Graham are joining the organization. Miccoli joins Mobile Beacon as the...


Mar 09, 2017, 14:45 ET Mobile Beacon is Now Accepting Applications for Connect for Success Grants

Mobile Beacon is now accepting applications for its Connect for Success grants. The grants provide up to 25 laptops and 25 4G LTE mobile hotspots...


Nov 21, 2016, 11:41 ET Mobile Beacon Awards Digital Inclusion Grants to Chelsea District Library and Bartram High School

Mobile Beacon announced today that it has chosen Chelsea District Library in Chelsea, MI and Bartram High School in Philadelphia, PA as the...


Oct 31, 2016, 04:11 ET Mobile Beacon Awards Digital Inclusion Pilot Grant to Rockford Housing Authority and LifeSTEPS

Mobile Beacon announced today that it has chosen Rockford Housing Authority (RHA) in Illinois and LifeSTEPS (Life Skills Training & Educational...


Apr 01, 2016, 05:07 ET Mobile Beacon Commends FCC's Decision to Modernize Lifeline

Mobile Beacon, a national Educational Broadband Service (EBS) provider of low-cost, 4G LTE mobile Internet access for schools, libraries and...


Mar 29, 2016, 07:00 ET Today: On Eve of Sprint WiMAX Shutdown, Mobile Beacon and PCs for People do Final Push to Keep Low-Income Twin Cities Residents Online

In the final hours before the Sprint Corporation permanently discontinues its WiMAX service in the Twin Cities, Mobile Beacon and PCs for People are...


Jan 29, 2016, 02:31 ET Court Grants Motion By Nonprofits And Sprint To Extend WiMax Service Through March

A Massachusetts state court today granted a joint motion to extend a preliminary injunction that temporarily saved Internet access to 1,820...


Nov 05, 2015, 03:43 ET Sprint Shutdown Suspended: Nonprofits Win Preliminary Injunction, Protect Internet For 300,000 Americans

Today, a Massachusetts state court granted a preliminary injunction and stopped the Sprint Corporation from its plan to shut off broadband access at...


Oct 26, 2015, 08:00 ET Nonprofits Seek Emergency Injunction to Stop Sprint's Shutdown And Keep 300,000 Americans Online

The nonprofit organizations that manage Mobile Beacon and Mobile Citizen have filed an emergency request with a Massachusetts state court asking it...


Apr 17, 2015, 05:54 ET Mobile Beacon and San Mateo County Library Announce the Largest Library Internet Lending Pilot in California

Mobile Beacon, a national Educational Broadband Service (EBS) provider of low-cost, 4G mobile Internet access for schools, libraries and nonprofits,...


Dec 04, 2014, 01:59 ET Mobile Beacon Partners with Sprint and New York Libraries on the Largest Library Internet Lending Pilot in the United States

Mobile Beacon, a national Educational Broadband Service (EBS) provider of low-cost, 4G mobile Internet access for schools, libraries and nonprofits,...


May 13, 2014, 04:28 ET "Get Connected" Digital Literacy Initiative Graduates 25 Public Housing Residents

In a well-attended ceremony held at the Manton Heights Community Center on Monday afternoon, the Providence Housing Authority (PHA) and its partners...


Jun 13, 2013, 08:00 ET Mobile Beacon Lowers Prices On All 4G Modems

Mobile Beacon (www.mobilebeacon.org), a provider of low-cost, 4G mobile broadband service to schools and nonprofits around the country, has lowered...


Jun 12, 2013, 11:02 ET Mobile Beacon Expands Disaster Relief Donation Programs To Oklahoma and Texas

Mobile Beacon (www.mobilebeacon.org), a provider of low-cost, 4G mobile broadband service to schools and nonprofits, has expanded its disaster relief ...


May 16, 2013, 08:30 ET $10 Per Month 4G Mobile Plans And Free Modems For Educators

Mobile Beacon (www.mobilebeacon.org), a leading provider of affordable mobile Internet service exclusively to educational and nonprofit...


Apr 11, 2013, 09:00 ET Mobile Beacon Expands 4G Mobile Broadband Donation Program On TechSoup.org

Mobile Beacon (www.mobilebeacon.org), a low-cost, 4G mobile broadband service provider exclusively for nonprofits, is announcing changes to its...


Sep 26, 2012, 05:13 ET Mobile Beacon Receives the Bridging the Gap Virtie Award

Mobile Beacon (www.mobilebeacon.org), a nationwide leader in providing low-cost, mobile 4G Internet service exclusively to nonprofit and educational...


Sep 21, 2012, 05:02 ET Mobile Beacon Lights Up Jenks Park: A Central Falls Free Wi-Fi Initiative

Mobile Beacon (www.mobilebeacon.org), a nationwide leader in providing low-cost, mobile 4G Internet service exclusively to nonprofit, government, and ...


Jun 15, 2012, 10:42 ET Mobile Beacon Named The Official 4G Provider for ISTE 2012

Mobile Beacon will be the official 4G mobile broadband provider for ISTE 2012, one of the world's premier education technology events. A leading...


Apr 23, 2012, 12:00 ET Mobile Beacon & TechSoup Announce New 4G Mobile Broadband Offering

Mobile Beacon (www.mobilebeacon.org), a nationwide leader in providing low-cost, 4G mobile broadband service is now part of TechSoup's Product...


Apr 05, 2012, 02:45 ET Mobile Beacon Sponsors Innovations in Education Award

Mobile Beacon (www.mobilebeacon.org), a nationwide leader in providing low-cost, mobile 4G Internet service is proud to be a sponsor of this year's...


Dec 15, 2011, 06:51 ET Mobile Beacon Educational Grant Donations Top $1,000,000 in 2011

Mobile Beacon (www.mobilebeacon.org), a provider of affordable, high-speed 4G mobile Internet access, is announcing total charitable donations of...