Broadband Fireside Chat: Impacting Jay County with the BEAD Program

Travis Richards—the Executive Director of the JCDC and prominent advocate for technology and community development alongside Gary Thompson— an American Connection Corps Fellow serving as an AmeriCorps Service Member with the East Central Indiana Regional Planning District, an initiative of Lead for America and the American Connection Project— invite you to an engaging Broadband Fireside Chat on July 18th at 5 pm in the JCDC building. This event focuses on the Broadband, Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD) Program and its impact on Jay County. The discussion will delve into crucial topics aiming to shape a digitally inclusive future for the community.

During the Fireside Chat, participants can expect insightful conversations led by Richards and Thompson. This event also offers a platform for residents, community organizations, and local businesses to voice their thoughts, concerns, and ideas regarding broadband access and equity. Engaging in open dialogue will enable attendees to actively contribute to the development and success of the BEAD program in Jay County.

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of the conversation that will shape the future of Jay County’s connectivity and community development. Mark your calendars for July 18th at 5 pm and join Travis Richards and fellow community members at the JCDC building. Together, let’s work towards a digitally inclusive environment that benefits all residents.