Sparklight Awards $5,000 to VISD Education Foundation


February 19, 2024 – Victoria, Texas Sparklight®, a leading broadband communications provider, recently awarded a $5,000 grant to VISD Education Foundation through the company’s Charitable Giving Fund. The foundation was one of 29 nonprofits across the company’s 24-state footprint that received grants totaling more than $125,000 during the most recent award period.

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:

VISD Education Foundation will use the grant to increase students’ access to STEM-based learning and enhance their achievement opportunities.

“We are very grateful for the $5,000 grant we received from Sparklight for our ‘Growing STEMS’ initiative,” said Robin Harkey, VISD Education Foundation Executive Director. “We’re thrilled to have funding to help us continue to spark and grow the academic and social genius of children.”

Nonprofit organizations may apply for a grant during open application periods each spring and fall. Applications for spring 2024 grants will be accepted between April 1-30, 2024.

The Charitable Giving Fund is an extension of Cable One’s corporate social responsibility efforts, which include:

For more information about the Sparklight Charitable Giving Fund, please visit


About Sparklight
Sparklight® is a leading broadband communications provider and part of the Cable One family of brands, which serves more than 1 million residential and business customers across 24 states.
Powered by a fiber-rich network, Sparklight provides consumers with a wide array of connectivity and entertainment services, including high-speed internet and advanced WiFi 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.


Jamie O’Driscoll
Communications Manager