Gorge Networks works with schools, government agencies, and medical administrators to maximize your telecom budget. Let us guide you through the complexity of the federal ERATE and RHC programs so that you get the subsidies you are entitled to. From a dependable network and fast Internet speeds, to simplified voice solutions for all locations we design, install, and maintain communication solutions that are scalable, flexible, and affordable.
What is ERATE? The Schools and Libraries (E-rate) Program provides discounts on eligible telecommunications, Internet access, and eligible equipment, products and services for eligible schools and libraries. Check out the ERATE website for details on how to find out if you are eligible for funding.
What services qualify for funding under ERATE? Each year, eligible services for ERATE funding may change. View the most up-to-date listings of eligible services for this calendar year here.
What is RHC? The Healthcare Connect Fund (HCF) Program is the newest component of the Rural Health Care (RHC) Program. Visit the USAC website to learn more.
What services qualify for funding under RHC? The USAC website lists services currently eligible to receive funding under the RHC act.
Meet an ERATE Customer: Horizon Christian School
We’ve helped students and faculty at Horizon Christian School realize faster internet service with no increase to their monthly spending through the ERATE program. Working with their existing IT partners we were able to optimize their existing phone system and get them great discounts so they can keep more money focused on their students. website: horizonchristianschool.org