Digital Equity Awareness

In honor of Digital Equity Awareness, we’re highlighting stories of how the digital divide is impacting residents of Baltimore, and ways BDEC members are working towards digital equity:

Local Church Helps Provide Baltimore’s Ashburton Community With Reliable Internet Access

Developing Computer Skills Amidst Pervasive Connectivity Issues

The Baltimore Digital Equity Coalition is excited to be celebrating Digital Inclusion Week 2020 with the National Digital Inclusion Alliance! We hope you’ll join us in any of the following ways:

Share a Photo Explaining Why Digital Inclusion is Important to You!

Share a selfie of you and/or your staff (Zoom screenshots are perfectly acceptable!) holding up one of our Baltimore Digital Inclusion Week placards on your personal and/or professional social media channels. Tag it with the hashtag #baltimoredigitalequity for a chance to be highlighted on BDEC’s channels.

Download and Share Any of Our Digital Inclusion Week Social Media Graphics

Use these to share more about BDEC’s work and the importance of digital equity on your social media channels.

Add our DIW Frame to Your Facebook Profile Picture

Share your support of Digital Inclusion Week with this custom frame for Digital Inclusion Week 2020.

Stay Up to Date on BDEC’s work

Check back here each day this week for information about how the digital divide is impacting Baltimore residents, and updates on all of the work BDEC and our members are doing to advance digital equity in the city of Baltimore.

And be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn for updates all week–and beyond.