Access to broadband for all Americans is urgent. Read more about how our Student Freedom Initiative (SFI) has developed a repeatable model to address the digital divide in communities hosting HBCUs starting with Orangburg South Carolina. Learn More.

The SFI Model

The SFI Model

Leveraging hundreds of millions of dollars of donated permanent donate capital and additional funding sources, the Student Freedom Initiative remains anchored in our three core values and sustains 5,000 new students each year, enabling better outcomes. We partner with participating schools and like-minded organizations to provide access to student success services and targeted capacity building.