The Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB)

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The program provides up to a $50 per month discount on home Internet service for low-income households and for people who have lost their job or received unemployment in the past year. Households who are enrolled in Medicaid, SNAP, TANF, Federal Public Housing, Pell Grants, Head Start, School Lunch (FARM/NSLP), VA Pensions, SSI, Tribal Assistance, or […]

Get Free Rides

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United Way and Goodwill® offer rides to interview prep, job interviews, and/or a job. These free rideshare, bike, or scooter rides are only available in certain cities to those who qualify. After entering your information, you can expect a response within a week. FREE LYFT RIDES TO JOB INTERVIEWS

WMATA Extends Operating Hours for Metrorail and Metro Bus Service

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The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) recently implemented expanded hours for its Metrorail and Metro bus services. WMATA, a partner with the Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT), is now operating Metrorail until midnight seven days a week (an hour later than previous service) and has increased late-night Metro bus service to 2 a.m. on 36 routes. Metro has […]

MCPS Meals Service Programs

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MCPS will continue to partner with local non-profits, county government organizations, faith-based organizations, and others to provide food and other critical resources to the community. 7 Day Early Morning Bulk Boxes and 7 Day Meal Box Bus/ Mobile Distribution will still continue every Wednesday, 7 Day Summer Meal Distribution will resume on Fridays, beginning June […]

Maryland Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training (MI-BEST) Fall 2021 Programs

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Early Childhood Education Training for ESOL Students Thursday, July 1; 11:00 am-2:00 pm. Click here to register: https://montgomerycollege.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJArd- CuqzojGNPLdMMvCjLd1oCshb3i_agE Friday, July 16; 12:00 pm-3:00 pm. Click here to register: https://montgomerycollege.zoom.us/meeting/register/ tJIldOqoqzsoHdDNsVU9gQCwZIDCefaAhY1H Sunday, July 18; 11:00 am-2:00 pm. Click here to register: https://montgomerycollege.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIkc- qqrjIrEtwnmtk6YE8ErHjgT0tWbV8M   Certificate for Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT) Click HERE to register for […]

Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Scholarship Applications REOPENED

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The Governor of the State of Maryland has established a fund to help Maryland residents who have been impacted by COVID enroll in workforce training classes that lead to a labor market recognized credential, so that students can return quickly to work. Montgomery College will distribute this funding to eligible students until September 30, 2021 […]

Montgomery County COVID-19 Vaccine Updates

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Good news! The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is now available to anyone age 12 and older. Pfizer is the only vaccine that has been given emergency use authorization for young people age 12 and up. Direct Scheduling and Walk-up Available for COVID-19 Appointments Direct scheduling. Visit covidvax.maryland.gov or call the state’s COVID-19 vaccination support center, 1-855-MD-GOVAX (1-855-634-6829), available seven […]