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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Therapeautic horseback training changes lives...

The Healing Reins Therapeutic Riding Center is one of more than 40 nonprofits that BendBroadband provides free or reduced internet and video services. During our December Month of Giving campaign, BendBroadband is featuring local nonprofits on our website, and social media sites. We hope you enjoy learning more about these wonderful organ...

Holiday giving and BendBroadband go hand-in-hand...

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another – Charles Dickens All across our markets, TDS and BendBroadband employees are providing joy this holiday season.  Everything from riding along on a TDS float in the Christmas Parade, donating food to the local pantry, sponsoring Santa’s Workshop, and providing non-p...
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Central Oregon Daily meteorologist named Volunteer of the Quarter...

Central Oregon Daily Meteorologist Dorrell Wenninger blew into town earlier this year and made a huge impact in the community in a very short time. The list of activities Dorrell volunteers for in Bend seems endless, but it’s this love of being involved and giving back that earned him the Volunteer of the Quarter designation […...
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Applications due Dec. 1 for Community Partnership for non-profits...

BendBroadband’s Community Partners Program awards discounted Internet and Cable TV services to more than 40 local non-profit organizations each year. The award is issued for one calendar year (Jan. 1-Dec. 31) as a monthly billing credit equal to the retail rate of: * One basic High-Speed Internet connection and monthly bandwidth allowance...