Welcome to Verizon New Jersey online, a great resource for news and information on how we are serving the Garden State. Here, you'll find useful data on our community service and philanthropic work in the state. You'll also learn more about how we are transforming our network to meet the growing needs of our customers and New Jersey. [ Read More ]



The Innovative App Challenge is Back!

The Verizon Innovative App Challenge is back, and Bill Nye, the Science Guy, is helping Verizon to encourage students nationwide to organize their teams and submit their cool app ideas now. Absolutely no coding or technology skills are necessary to win. [ Learn More ]


2015 Powerful Answers Awards Winners

This past April, over 1,400 entrepreneurs set out on a journey with hopes of taking a big step towards making their world-changing ideas a reality by entering the 2015 Powerful Answers Awards contest. Twelve winning entrepreneurs have been announced and have received invitations to attend the awards presentation on December 9. [ Learn More ]



In the Community


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 New Jersey use technology to improve education, address the environmental footprint and help underserved communities and individuals use technology to address healthcare needs. [ Learn more ]

Our core areas of focus include:

Health Care


Latest News

HopeLine from Verizon encourages consumers to go purple in support of October's Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Oct 01, 2015

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in the states of New York and New Jersey by RootMetrics®
Aug 18, 2015

Verizon Introduces 100/100 Mbps FiOS Internet Speed In New York Metro Area
Jul 20, 2015

Building the Networks of the Future: Verizon Invested More Than $547 Million in New Jersey’s Wireline Telecom Infrastructure in 2014
Apr 23, 2015

Verizon Reports Strong Balanced Results; Delivers Customer, Earnings and Cash Flow Growth in First Quarter
Apr 21, 2015

Verizon Supports Earth Hour in New Jersey, Turning Off Lights at 100 Company Buildings Across the State
Mar 23, 2015

Eight Student Teams Win ‘Best in Nation’ in National Verizon Innovative App Challenge
Feb 03, 2015

Verizon’s $1M Powerful Answers Award Winners Boast Solutions with Potential to Change our World for the Better
Feb 03, 2015

Verizon New Jersey Director Honored with Company’s Highest Honor
Jan 29, 2015

24 ‘Best in Region’ Winners Advance to Finals of Third Verizon Innovative App Challenge
Jan 16, 2015

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