Thursday, February 25th, 2021
Gullah Geechee Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with MLC Strategies presents “Power Up with Broadband: High Speed Internet & Rural Communities,” panel discussion, Thursday,
February 25, 2021 at 7:00pm.
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Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_K_rwGEUmS0y3xw8yApV4qg or view live via the Gullah Geechee Chamber of Commerce and Gullah Geechee Leadership Institute Facebook pages.
“It is thrilling to collaborate with Mignon Clyburn, principal of MLC Strategies and former commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission, states Marilyn Hemingway, founder of the Gullah Geechee Chamber, “while serving on the FCC, Ms. Clyburn was known to be an advocate for low income consumers to defray the cost of broadband service, championed diversity in media ownership, initiated Inmate Calling Services reforms, emphasized diversity and inclusion in STEM opportunities, and fought to preserve a free and open internet.”
The expert panel on Thursday, February 25 will cover social, criminal, economic justice topics and the interconnection of broadband. Topics and panelists are listed below:
Founded in 2018, the Gullah Geechee Chamber of Commerce raises global awareness, profitability and sustainability of African American businesses and other entities in the Gullah community.
The event runs from 7:00pm to 9:00pm on the following dates.
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