Giving Back in the Sunshine State

At Verizon Florida, we believe deeply in the power of communications to change people's lives for the better. We're committed to bringing the benefits of our technology to as many places as we can, in a way that respects the rich diversity of our customers. We're building on a legacy of service that goes back more than a century. Our employees are continuing that commitment, serving millions of customers every day on the job and contributing their own time to the well-being of the communities where we live and work.

Our work is done through strategic partnerships with nonprofits, through informed grant-making that represents an investment in results, and through the exceptional volunteer spirit of Verizon's employees. Our goal is to help the people of Florida achieve the skills they need to live, learn and work in the 21st Century.

We focus our efforts on the following core initiatives: 

Education
Sustainability
Health Care

 

Featured Grants / Events

 

Verizon proudly supports Camillus HouseCamillus House

Camillus House received a $10,000 Verizon Foundation grant that will help provide shelter, meals, and healthcare and socialization activities for the homeless in Miami. To learn more about the great work they're doing, visit http://www.camillus.org/.

 

Volunteer Awareness Day

The Tampa ISOP class held a Volunteer Awareness Day in the Temple Terrace Data Center to help employees learn about the volunteer opportunities available in the area. The event also included a great team-building exercise and a networking opportunity for the nonprofits to meet each other. More than 375 people participated. Thanks to everyone who came out!

 

 
Verizon Officially Opens New Finance Center Building in Lake Mary, Fla
 

Verizon Officially Opens New Finance Center Building in Lake Mary

Verizon officially put down concrete and steel roots in Lake Mary as the company’s new Finance Center building, announced in 2013, formally opened its doors to employees and state and local dignitaries at a ribbon-cutting ceremony today. Also at the ceremony, Gov. Rick Scott announced that Verizon would now add an additional 350 jobs to the original 750 it planned to bring to Lake Mary, raising the total number of new jobs in the area to 1,100. [ Learn More ]

 

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