BendBroadband donates $15,000 to Latino Community Association for laptops

Congratulations to the Latino Community Association in Central Oregon as the 2021 recipients of $15,000 in grant money from the TDS Diversity, Equity & Inclusion STEM Community Fund. TDS is the parent company of BendBroadband. Latino Community Association (LCA) LCA will be awarded $15,000 to purchase 25 laptops, which will go directly to families in… Continue Reading

Simple steps to stay safe during extreme heat conditions

Health officials are recommending people prevent heat-related illnesses that can lead to heat exhaustion and heat stroke. “People may not realize that heat-related illnesses can be deadly,” said Tom Jeanne, MD, deputy state health officer at the Oregon Health Authority Public Health Division. “Extreme heat conditions pose a higher risk for children, people 65 and… Continue Reading

The ultimate summer reading guide compiled by TDS associates

We have officially transitioned from cuddling-under-a-blanket-by-a-fire weather to sipping-iced-tea-on-the-porch weather, and with that comes a new round of books to read. If you haven’t started working on your summer to-read list, now is the time. Whether you’re still on book one or rapidly checking off titles, take a look at these books recommended by TDS… Continue Reading

Road safety for cyclists

As things are finally taking a turn toward normalcy, people are starting to venture out and enjoy life. And with summer here, many are choosing cycling as their primary source of transportation or fitness. As things get back to normal, more cars are also on the road. Because of this, both cyclists and drivers need… Continue Reading

TDS named a top Business ISP by PC Magazine

TDS named a top Business ISP by PC Magazine

Business customers named TDS Telecom (TDS®) as a top business internet service provider (ISP) in PC Magazine’s May 2021 survey.  TDS scored high marks across all measures, landing in the top 10, edging out competitors like AT&T, Spectrum Business and CenturyLink. BendBroadband is a TDS company. TDS Director of Product Management, Erin Danz, credits the company’s… Continue Reading

Center Foundation launches campaign for Caldera

Center Foundation launches campaign for Caldera

The Center Foundation, Central Oregon’s only nonprofit dedicated to providing sports medicine services to high school students, is working to expand its program to Bend’s newest high school. The Foundation has launched the Campaign for Caldera fundraising campaign to support the addition of a full-time athletic trainer for Caldera High School, scheduled to open in the fall… Continue Reading