Verizon Community Partner Chat: Southeast Community Development Corporation

In this interview (English and Spanish), Verizon’s Jesus Roman, Associate General Counsel and Vice President of Government Affairs, speaks with the Emma Hernandez, Executive Director of the Southeast Community Development Corporation (SCDC), about the organization’s mission, programs, and benefits from its partnership with Verizon.

SCDC has served communities in Southeast Los Angeles since 1994, offering digital literacy training and technology resources for free or low-cost to those most in need of these resources.

SCDC has 19 years of community outreach experience and has developed strong partnerships with several hundred schools, churches, nonprofits, businesses, and community leaders.




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