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2012-02-23 12:42:00

IRVING, Texas, Feb. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 5,000 low-income residents in Dallas improved their reading and writing skills at Literacy Instruction For Texas, which received a $65,000 Verizon Foundation grant. Additionally, when communities in central Texas were affected by wildfires, the American Red Cross's Central Texas Region was able to provide assistance with a $20,000 grant from the foundation. These are two of the hundreds of nonprofit groups in Texas that...

2012-02-20 07:30:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Feb. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless today announced the introduction of the Small Business Advisor, a free, interactive tool that provides quick and easy recommendations for mobile solutions. The new service is designed to help customers find small business solutions that help boost productivity, protect information and use wireless technology to grow their business. The Small Business Advisor takes on the role of an electronic consultant and saves the SMB...

2012-02-14 08:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Feb. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This Valentine's Day, Verizon Wireless encourages customers to share their love for the planet by participating in the newly launched In Store Trade-In program. Through the program, customers who are purchasing a new device can trade in their no-longer-used wireless devices at any Verizon Wireless company-owned store and kiosk nationwide and receive a Verizon Wireless gift card in exchange for their devices. According...

2012-02-08 12:16:00

DUBLIN, Ohio, Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today it invested $302 million in 2011 to enhance its network in Ohio, which includes the expansion of 4G LTE to 45 cities and towns across the state. The company's continuing investment to support Ohio's infrastructure required for economic development and robust business growth included: Adding new cell sites and upgrading equipment on existing cell sites to increase coverage and capacity of the company's voice and...

2012-02-07 11:02:00

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today it invested $95 million in 2011 to enhance its network in Kansas, which includes the expansion of 4G LTE to nine cities, one major university and two sporting venues. The company's continuing investment to support Kansas' infrastructure required for economic development and robust business growth included: Adding new cell sites and upgrading equipment on more existing cell sites to increase...

2012-02-06 17:22:00

WARREN, N.J., Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, provider of the nation's largest 4G LTE network, announced that the company has donated $7,500 to Resources for Children with Special Needs, Inc. (RCSN) through HopeLine® from Verizon. RCSN works with New York families throughout the five boroughs who have children with disabilities and other special needs to help them understand, navigate, and access the services needed to ensure that all children have the...

2012-02-06 11:03:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today it invested $166 million in 2011 to enhance its existing network in Illinois, which includes the expansion of 4G LTE to Rockford and Springfield, Illinois; at the University of Illinois and five sporting venues across the Chicago area. The company's continuing investment to support Illinois' infrastructure required for economic development and robust business growth included: Adding new cell...

2012-02-02 14:22:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- During two days last July, more than 3,000 people who had no health insurance were able to meet with health care professionals and receive free care in a remote community in southwest Virginia, where access to health care is a challenge for many residents. Today, the Remote Area Medical (RAM) clinic, an initiative of the University of Virginia, continues to provide free primary and specialty care, such as mammography and colon cancer...

2012-02-02 08:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonprofit groups in Virginia that focused on education programs, domestic violence prevention and using technology to deliver or enhance health care received more than $3.6 million in 2011 from the Verizon Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Verizon. Nationally, the Verizon Foundation awarded more than $66 million to nonprofit organizations last year. "Verizon has a long-standing, proven record of support across the...

2012-02-01 07:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Feb. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless will spotlight seven influential African-American leaders in a unique online program, "Celebrating Your Story: Powering Your Network" throughout the month of February. The multimedia initiative launches today and includes a series of candid video vignettes featuring Pastor Marvin Sapp, Dr. Steve Perry, DJ Beverly Bond, The Three Doctors, actor Laz Alonso and sports figures Tia Norfleet and Malcolm Jenkins....