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Sparklight Awards $4,000 to Gulfport Nonprofit, The RAW Foundation


Feb. 24, 2023 – Gulfport, Miss. – Sparklight®, a leading broadband communications provider, recently awarded a $4,000 grant to The RAW Foundation through the company’s Charitable Giving Fund. Twenty-eight non-profit organizations across the company’s 24-state footprint received grants totaling more than $110,000 during the company’s most recent award period.


The RAW Foundation received the grant for their Family Transition Fund Initiative that helps homeless families who have recently received housing with financial help for utilities deposits, clothing and food.


“The RAW Foundation will utilize the grant to continue to impact our communities, by providing resources to those in need through our family transition fund initiative,” said Roger Walker, RAW Foundation Founder and President. “It is our hope that people see we care about their situations and want to do something to make a difference.”


The Charitable Giving Fund, which annually awards nearly $250,000 in grants to local 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations served by the Cable One family of brands (Sparklight®, Fidelity Communications, Hargray, ValuNet Fiber and CableAmerica), concentrates support in the following priority areas:

Nonprofit organizations have the opportunity to apply for a grant during open application periods each spring and fall. Applications for spring 2023 grants will open between April 1-30, 2023.


The Charitable Giving Fund is an extension of the company’s existing corporate social responsibility efforts, which include:

For more information about the Sparklight Charitable Giving Fund, visit





About Sparklight
Sparklight® is a leading broadband communications provider and part of the Cable One family of brands, which serves more than 1.1 million residential and business customers in 24 states. Sparklight provides consumers with a wide array of connectivity and entertainment services, including high-speed internet and advanced Wi-Fi solutions, cable television and phone service. Sparklight Business provides scalable and cost-effective products for businesses ranging in size from small to mid-market, in addition to enterprise, wholesale and carrier customers.



Michelle Portillo
Director, Corporate Communications