ValuNet Fiber to Award $1,500 to a K-12 Teacher Building A Stronger Connection in their Community

Aug. 1, 2022 – Phoenix, Arizona – ValuNet Fiber today announced it will award $1,500 to a K-12 teacher making a difference in their school and community as part of the internet service provider’s “A Stronger Connection” social media campaign.

Individuals throughout the Emporia community may nominate a teacher simply by sharing a photo and written entry outlining how the educator works to build connections and go above and beyond for their students. 

“Teachers perform a vital role in educating the future leaders of our communities, and often spend their personal time and resources to ensure their students have the tools they need to be successful,” said Trish Niemann, Vice President of Communications Strategy. “ValuNet wants to recognize an outstanding educator and help them get their school year off to a great start.”  

Entries will be accepted through Aug. 26 at The Individual whose nominee is selected to win will also receive a back-to-school prize pack from ValuNet. 

The winners will be highlighted on ValuNet’s social media channels, including Facebook


About ValuNet Fiber
ValuNet Fiber is a leading broadband communications provider and part of the Cable One family of brands, which serves more than 1.1 million customers in 24 states. ValuNet provides Emporia, Kansas consumers with a wide array of connectivity and entertainment services, including all-fiber high-speed internet and advanced Wi-Fi solutions, cable television and phone service.


Tammy Gabel
Director, Corporate Communications

Michelle Portillo
Director, Corporate Communications