CABA Information Series
(IS-2014-153) Case Study Report Round 2: Connect Arkansas
Connect Arkansas is a private, nonprofit organization under the umbrella of the Arkansas Capital Corporation Group (ACCG), an affiliation of eight organizations. The Arkansas Capital Corporation, ACCG’s primary entity, specializes in providing financing to Arkansas businesses. Through several initiatives, the principal goal of ACCG is to promote economic growth in Arkansas. They are responsible for the Expanding Broadband Use in Arkansas Through Education (EBAE) project. The goals of the project are to ensure that Arkansas is competitive in the new economy, improve healthcare, and increase the use of technology.