In partnership with the Boys and Girls Clubs, Comcast recently presented a $10,000 donation to the Boys and Girls Club of Central Arkansas to support their joint My.Future program.
During the presentation, held in conjunction with the quarterly Board meeting at the Penick Boys and Girls Club in Little Rock, Arkansas, Mike Wilson, Senior Director of Government Affairs and Evangeline Parker-Guest, Senior Specialist of Community Investment for Comcast shared information about My.Future and other Comcast Community Investment initiatives including the broadband adoption program Internet Essentials and their annual day of service, Comcast Cares Day. Comcast thanked the Boys and Girls Clubs for their partnership over the years.
The My.Future initiative transforms the way young people use technology in Clubs. Supported by Comcast, My.Future encourages youth to develop digital literacy skills and earn certifications, or digital badges, as they progress through the learning experiences.My.Future begins with “Essentials,” staff-facilitated project experiences that provide members of all ability levels with foundational technology skills. To learn more about My.Future, visit https://www.myfuture.net/about-my-future.