MICA Hosts Montana/Wyoming Statewide Meeting on FCC’s Free Broadband Offer
MICA will host a Montana/Wyoming statewide meeting for the eight Montana and two Wyoming tribes to learn more about the FCC free broadband offer. The meeting will be held February 4 and 5, 2020. For more information, contact Peggy Mainor, or Virgil Edwards .
FCC Offers Free 2.5 Ghz Broadband Licenses to Tribal Nations
MICA Group was asked by the FCC to assist them in letting Tribal Nations know about a limited time offer for tribes to to obtain free licenses for 2.5 GHz broadband over their tribal lands. The tribal window will open on February 3 and close on August 3. After August 3, the licenses will be auctioned to the highest bidder.
Here is the letter to NCAI announcing the offer from FCC Chairman Ajit Pai.
Here is the NCAI’s response to FCC Chairman Pai’s letter.
MICA Announces Fiscal Sponsorship Program for Native Programs
MICA provides our fiscally sponsored projects with 501(c)(3) charitable status and offers financial administration and oversight to a limited number of outstanding Native organizations, so that Indian Country’s change leaders can focus their time and energy on bringing their visions to life.