By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The United Way of Central Maryland is working to make sure families in Baltimore have a strong WiFi connection.

The organization is teaming up with RowdyOrb.it to bring internet to south Baltimore.

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Crews are working to set up infrastructure in the Brooklyn and Curtis Bay neighborhoods.

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The project comes as countless people are working from home or learning virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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CBS Baltimore Staff