Focus: HOPE is offering a free computer training program in an effort to teach people how to use a computer.
“Both on the basics and then some electives about how to maneuver around the computer. Secondly, free or a very low cost Internet services, but we are looking to provide the Internet services for free,” said Monique Tate with Focus: HOPE’s Connect Your Community project.READ MORE: Interest In Unionizing Grows Among Michigan Starbucks Workers
Tate says the program is offering small subsidies to help people buy computers.READ MORE: Delta Unveils New Face Recognition Screen That Displays Personalized Flight Information
“We are working to get computers into the homes of 5,000 families within the city of Detroit,” said Tate.
But she says right now, more funding is needed.MORE NEWS: Highland Park Shooting Suspect Bobby Crimo III Charged With 7 Counts Of First-Degree Murder
For more information, call (313) 494-4198.