NorthPointe Resources Wins 'Investing in Illinois Award'

Pictured left to right: State Representative Sheri Jeisel, Tricia Conway, External Affairs Area Manager, AT&T, Deborah Rabine, Director of Development, NorthPointe Resources and Dina Donohue, Chief Executive Officer, NorthPointe Resources.
NorthPointe Resources won an AT&T* “Investing in Illinois Award” for its non-profit work to help people in Illinois. NorthPointe Resources will receive $2,000 from AT&T to be used to provide a wide range of services and programs for individuals with disabilities, emphasizing individual growth, health and well-being.

“There are great non-profit organizations improving lives in Illinois. By supporting these organizations, we’re strengthening the communities we serve,” said Tricia Conway, external affairs manager, AT&T.

State Rep. Sheri Jeisel nominated NorthPointe Resources for the recognition from AT&T Illinois. The AT&T “Investing in Illinois Awards” provide resources and recognition to organizations and programs that improve lives in their communities and the state. They’re advancing education, economic growth, new technologies and other essential community services.

The company also highlighted Digital You, its new resource to help tech beginners of all ages. It helps them with the basics of using a smartphone or tablet, keeping online information private and secure. It also helps users with disabilities activate accessibility features through training resources and tip sheets.

Digital You offers Digital Compass™, a free interactive game developed by Common Sense, to teach 6- 9th graders about the real-world impact of their online choices.

For more information on the resources available, check out digitalyou.att.com.