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Mediacom Communications Named Hunger Hero

APACHE JUNCTION, AZ – JUNE 20, 2022 -- Mediacom Communications has been named a Hunger Hero by United Food Bank.  The Hunger Hero Award recognizes Mediacom for taking an active role in the fight to end hunger by providing the funding to purchase 50,000 meals for those in need across United Food Bank’s 19,608 square mile service territory.   This donation was part of a larger Mediacom initiative which has resulted in the company contributing more than $100,000 to food banks across the nation over the past 18 months.  

“It’s been an incredibly challenging few years for so many people living in Eastern Arizona,” said Marla Bowen, Mediacom’s Senior Director of Area Operations. “We are proud assist United Food Bank in its ongoing effort to help those suffering from food insecurity.” 

A member of Feeding America, United Food Bank is based in Mesa, AZ, and distributes food to hungry people in Gila, Pinal and southern Apache and Navajo Counties along with the East Valley of Maricopa County.


Phyllis Peters
Communications Director

About Mediacom Communications

Mediacom Communications Corporation is the 5th largest cable operator in the United States and the leading gigabit broadband provider to smaller markets primarily in the Midwest and Southeast. Through its fiber-rich network, Mediacom provides high-speed data, video and phone services to over 1.4 million households and businesses across 22 states. The company delivers scalable broadband solutions to commercial and public-sector customers of all sizes through Mediacom Business, and sells advertising and production services under the OnMedia brand. More information about Mediacom is available at