Affordable connectivity Program

The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) provides eligible households with $30 per month toward high-speed home internet service, making some plans FREE!

The ACP benefit can be applied to a new or existing internet plan. Additionally, eligible
households will receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop,
desktop computer, or tablet from eligible providers, if they contribute more than

$10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.

State of Delaware
City of Wilmington



To close the digital divide for 72,592 Delaware households, which widens the digital divide between socio-economic groups and is detrimental to the future of all Delawareans.
Local Community Organizations Partnering in this Initiative

*Sicily Bordrick, Director of Office Operations
Central Baptist CDC
302-660-8124 office
839 N Pine St, Wilmington DE 19801

*Amanda August, Executive Director
Jefferson Street Center, Inc.
302-332-5038 mobile
1801 N Jefferson St, Wilmington DE 19802

*Francisco Zambrano, Dir of Family Support Services
Latin American Community Center
403 North Van Buren St, Wilmington, DE 19805

*David Lacy, Athletic Director
I Am My Sisters Keeper, Inc.
302-416-4017 center
1009 Sycamore Street, Wilm 19805 (Comm Ctr)

*Alison Windle, Executive Director
Neighborhood House, Inc.
302-658-5404 ofc
1218 B. Street, Wilmington 19801

*Cierra Hall-Hipkins, Co-Executive Director
Network Connect
443-882-1850 mobile

*Yolanda Williams, Administrative Assistant
Police Athletic League of Wilmington
302 764-6170 office
3707 N. Market Street, Wilmington 19802

*Pastor Sandra Ben,
Safe United Neighborhoods S.U.N.
302-530-6881 mobile
SUN Park, corner of 22nd Street and Lamotte St (events will take place)

What is the Importance of Home High Internet?

* Prevents our children from falling behind in the same internet skills the rest of the world uses.
* Job opportunities are online. Some industries only list their job openings and/or hire online. Some
business opportunities are only available online. Many industries offer their job training online.
* Access to routine healthcare is being done more online via Telehealth and other medical portals.
* Large numbers of people enrolling, may result in continued or permanent Federal funding.
* Currently there is $14.2 Billion in funding allocated for the fifty states.


• Participates in certain assistance programs, such as SNAP, Medicaid, Federal Public Housing
Assistance, SSI, WIC, or Lifeline [LINK ;
• Received a federal Pell Grant in the current award year;
• Received approval for benefits under the free and reduced-price school lunch program or the
school breakfast program, including through the USDA Community Eligibility Provision (CEP),
in the 2020-2021 or 2021-2022 school year; or
• Meets the eligibility criteria for a participating provider’s existing low-income program
Your household qualifies for the Affordable Connectivity Program if it has an income at or below
200% of the federal poverty guidelines OR any member of the household:
Income requirements
If your entire household income is at or below twice the federal poverty level, you’re eligible to participate
in ACP:
• 1 person: $29,160/year
• 2 people: $39,440/year
• 3 people: $49,720/year
• 4 people: $60,000/year
• 5 people: $70,280/year
• 6 people: $80,560/year
• 7 people: $90,840/year
• 8 people: $101,120/year
• For each additional person, add: $12,280


Visit to learn if you qualify, what documents you’ll need to apply, and how to connect
to home internet plans that are free with ACP. Answer a few simple questions, and we’ll give you
a personalized checklist that saves you time when you apply. It takes about 5 minutes.

There are three ways to apply for ACP benefits:

1. Visit to submit an application or print out a mail-in application.
2. Contact your preferred internet service provider directly to learn more about the application
3. Complete the application and Household Worksheet and mail them, along with copies of
proof documentation, to:
• ACP Support Center PO Box 7081 London, KY 40742
• Note: Mail-in application may take several weeks to process.
Delores A. Lee, Project Coordinator
Wilmington Community Advisory Council

Contact an ACP representative directly by calling 1-877-384-2575 seven days a week,
9 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET. or email
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