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Connecting with Comcast Internet Essentials

Community Technology Network recently hosted another successful Comcast Internet Essentials sign-up event at the Willie B. Kennedy senior apartments. Comcast’s Scott Adams was on hand to present Ruilian Liang with a new laptop, which she won in the event’s raffle.

In 2011,...

Trainer Spotlight: Margaret Abdilova

When Margaret Abdilova signed up for a community fund raising event two years ago, she hadn’t anticipated how much her high-tech career experience would affect the lives of San Francisco seniors. 

She attended an event called Boomers & Beyond, where Kami Griffiths, CTN’s...

Learner Spotlight: John Gambaccini

John Gambaccini got his start with his computer skills education back in 1997 when Glide Memorial offered a free course on basic computer applications. More than 30 years ago, a stroke left his right arm, his dominant arm, paralyzed. John...

July Breakfast, Brag & Borrow Recap

Since 2014, CTN has organized monthly networking meetings we call Breakfast, Brag & Borrow. On the third Thursday of each month, we invite fellow nonprofits and community service providers to gather over coffee and donuts for a meeting of the minds...

June Breakfast, Brag & Borrow Recap

Since 2014, CTN has organized monthly networking meetings we call Breakfast, Brag & Borrow. On the third Thursday of each month, we invite fellow nonprofits and community service providers to gather over coffee and donuts for a meeting of the minds...

Free Gigabit Internet for 1,000 SF Homes

CTN loves to see corporate-nonprofit partnerships providing access to the Internet in San Francisco’s most disadvantaged communities. Therefore, we were delighted to learn of a new initiative between Monkeybrains and the San Francisco Housing Development Corporation (SFHDC), partly funded...