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Employee Funded Consolidated Communications Foundation Supported 44 Kansas City Area Nonprofits

Employee generosity funded more than $19,000 in charitable gifts to agencies serving critical needs in the community                                                                                                           

Lenexa, Kan. Feb. 17, 2021 – The Kansas chapter of the Consolidated Communications Foundation is pleased to announce it provided $19,150 to 44 Kansas City area nonprofit organizations in 2020.

The Consolidated Communications Foundation is funded by employee contributions and a generous gift from the Company. The foundation board consists of Consolidated Communications employees and operates with no administration costs, allowing 100 percent of donated funds to go directly to the nonprofit organizations providing services in the community.

“During a uniquely challenging year, our employees continued to step up and support their community,” said Matt Young, network engineer for Consolidated Communications and vice president of the foundation. “I’m impressed and awed by our employees’ generosity and ongoing community engagement.”

Since 1992, the Consolidated Communications Foundation has given $5.5 million to nonprofits serving the local community. In Kansas, the foundation focuses on funding agencies serving children and families, addressing hunger and critical needs, and those offering health and mental health support.

More information about the Foundation is available at

About Consolidated Communications Foundation
The Consolidated Communications Foundation was formed in 1992 and is funded through the generosity of current and retired employees through voluntary payroll contributions. Consolidated Communications provides an annual company gift to the Foundation. The Consolidated Communications Foundation is proud to support charitable organizations and initiatives that make the community a more vibrant place to live and work. 

About Consolidated Communications
Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNSL) is a leading broadband and business communications provider serving consumers, businesses, and wireless and wireline carriers across rural and metro communities and a 23-state service area. Leveraging an advanced fiber network spanning 46,600 fiber route miles, Consolidated Communications is a top-10 fiber provider in the U.S. offering a wide range of communications solutions, including: high-speed Internet, data, phone, security, managed services, cloud services and wholesale, carrier solutions. From our first connection 125 years ago, Consolidated is dedicated to turning technology into solutions, connecting people and enriching how they work and live. Visit for more information.

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