Build a local movement to light up your community.

Principles for Open Access Community Broadband

Communities own their broadband infrastructure
ISPs compete to serve the community
Access is universal and affordable
Network revenues means no new taxes

Accelerate your local broadband ambitions.

Open Access community broadband networks are the 21st century bridges that spur economic development, advance research, encourage innovation and create new growth opportunities.

We want to help you finance your own broadband network so you can ensure universal access to information and boost local self reliance; the Neighborly Community Broadband Accelerator program will supercharge your broadband ambitions.

More than 100 communities applied. Read more about who was selected here.

Communities in the program are guided through the full process from community engagement to construction, including access to industry experts, service providers and Neighborly financing at a competitive, below industry rate cost.

How does it work?

The Accelerator includes:

  • Tools to map, multiply & accelerate community engagement
  • Education sessions with leading experts who will share best practices
  • Access to industry partners
  • Marketing strategy to drive adoption
  • Neighborly financing at a competitive, below industry rate cost, and access to the global Neighborly Capital Network.

Neighborly and Community Broadband

Commentary from Neighborly and industry experts on the future of community broadband.

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