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 ]



Verizon Supports Earth Hour in New Jersey

To spread additional environmental awareness in New Jersey, 100 Verizon buildings across the state will go dark from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 28, in recognition of Earth Hour. [ Learn More ]


Insights from Verizon New Jersey's 2014 State of the Company Address

Business and community leaders, and local officials from northern New Jersey, along with Verizon employees, share their thoughts about Verizon, its positive impact on New Jersey, and the future of communications at Verizon Regional Vice President of Government Affairs Leecia Eve’s state-of-the-company address. [ 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


Verizon New Jersey Director Honored with Company’s Highest Honor


Verizon New Jersey Director Honored with Company’s Highest HonorErik Sheehan, a director of operations for Verizon New Jersey, was recently recognized by Bob Mudge, President of Consumer and Mass Business for Verizon Telecom, with the company’s highest honor, the Verizon Credo Award. As a leader and an innovator on Verizon New Jersey’s team, Erik created a number of programs in 2014 to streamline internal processes and identify opportunities to improve his team’s performance to make a difference for customers. [ Learn More ]

Pictured (L to R): Erik Sheehan accepts Credo Award from Bob Mudge



Verizon Powerful Answers Award - National Winners Announced

Four great ideas were named first place winners of the Verizon Powerful Answers Award, a year-long global challenge to discover and help bring to market technology-based solutions with the potential to change our world. [ Learn More ]



Latest News

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

Verizon Announces Best-in-State Student Team Winners in Third National App Challenge
Jan 06, 2015

Verizon Champions Innovative STEM Programs at 80 U.S. Public Schools
Dec 03, 2014

Verizon Means Business: Upgrades FiOS Small-Business Customers' Upload Speeds at No Cost
Sep 22, 2014

Verizon Investing $13.8M in New Solar Projects in N.J. This Year, Bringing Total to More Than $34M
Sep 16, 2014

Verizon FiOS Turns 10
Sep 04, 2014

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