CFC helps bring reliable, affordable high-speed internet access to rural communities, which represent 80 percent of the 24 million American households that lack broadband connectivity according to a recent report by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. In addition to providing our members with an array of low-cost financing options to build out the nation’s broadband infrastructure, we furnish them with the guidance to successfully manage what, for many electric cooperatives, is a new service line.

Our members’ recent accomplishments include the following: