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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office for Community Technology

Broadband & Communications Policy, Cable Regulation & Consumer Protection and Utility Franchises, Licenses & Wireless

Phone: 503-823-5385

1120 SW 5th Ave, Suite 405, Portland, OR 97204

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Multnomah County Library

Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPoC) community members can check out a Chromebook (laptop) and/or hotspot (internet access) for up to 6 months, and will not be charged for late, lost, or damaged items. Following the library’s priorities, Chromebooks and hotspots are loaned to community members most impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. The following list of community organizations can help residents access the program: 

• Multnomah County Healthy Birth Initiative
• Interfaith Movement for Immigrant Justice
• Lutheran Community Services Network
• Multnomah County Developmental Disabilities
• New Avenues for Youth
• Multnomah County Library through the library's Black Cultural Library Advocate staff, WSYL (We Speak Your Language) Programming, which includes, Russian, Chinese, Spanish, Vietnamese community programming, and maker space staff.