Employees in the Community

Community involvement is so imperative to our core beliefs that we started the Be Good Citizens program, which provides employees with 16 hours of paid time off every year to volunteer. In 2017, employees contributed more than 1,600 hours of community service. However they choose to get involved, employees repeatedly tell us how they value the personal growth and satisfaction they gain from helping others.

If you need volunteers for your next event please fill out the sponsorship request form.

Our Contributions

Bend Outdoor Worx
Family Resource Center
Deschutes Children's Foundation
In Our Backyand
Sparrow Clubs
Chick Tech
Heaven Can Wait
Education Foundation
Kids Center
The Center Foundation
Central Oregon Community College Foundation
Healing Reins
Fr1ends of the Ch1ldren
Lesson Plan
World Muse
Dog Race
Humane Society
Mud Run
United Way

Recent Community Support

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BendBroadband presents donation in memory of Safeway shooting victims...

BendBroadband presented a donation of money and goods to the Central Oregon Veterans Outreach Center (COVO) in memory of the victims of the Aug. 28 Safeway store shooting, and the company is encouraging others looking for ways to help to give back to their community. BendBroadband associates visited COVO on Sept. 8 to present a […]...
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BendBroadband supports The Giving Plate...

BendBroadband has donated $10,000 to The Giving Plate’s Capital Campaign, a fundraising effort for a new facility to fight hunger in Central Oregon. Jim Butman, CEO of TDS Telecommunications LLC (which includes BendBroadband), visited The Giving Plate on April 12 to present a check and see The Giving Plate’s future space. “As Central Oreg...

BendBroadband donates to Bend Chamber housing initiative...

Bend, Oregon (November 18, 2021) – As Bend leaders work to address a severe housing shortage, BendBroadband has donated $10,000 to become a lead investor in the Bend Chamber of Commerce’s Workforce Housing Initiative. Limited housing inventory and rising costs have made it more difficult for workers to live in Bend. The Bend Chamber of [&...

BendBroadband sponsors Make-A-Wish Oregon...

More than 300 local children in the state of Oregon are waiting for their wish to come true and BendBroadband is a proud sponsor of the 2021 Walk for Wishes®. Walk For Wishes is a nationwide Make-A-Wish® fundraiser that celebrates the more than 315,000 wishes that have already been granted, while raising funds for future […]...