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 Powerful Answers Awards

When Verizon announced its Powerful Answers Award contest nearly a year ago, the company challenged innovators, developers and entrepreneurs to create ideas that would leverage Verizon’s cloud, broadband and wireless networks to deliver great solutions and social good. They didn't disappoint. [ Learn More ]


"From One Second to the Next"

Verizon Wireless, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint have joined forces for the “It Can Wait” campaign against texting and driving. This week, they debuted the documentary, “From One Second to the Next,” directed by acclaimed filmmaker Werner Herzog. The film will be distributed to more than 40,000 high schools as well as to government agencies and safety organizations.



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


Volunteer Spotlight: Kids at Jersey City School Showcase Their Talents

Kids At Jersey City School Showcase Their Talents

On March 13, more than 250 third through sixth graders at Rafael De J. Cordero School – P.S. 37 in Jersey City, New Jersey, met with nearly 200 Verizon employees who visited the school to lead a project focused on science-related activities designed to engage the students and to provide mentoring opportunities to them. [ Learn More ]

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Latest News

Verizon Supports Earth Hour in New Jersey; Pledges to Turn Off Lights at More than 100 Employee Locations Across the State
Mar 26, 2014

Verizon Invested More Than $649 Million in New Jersey’s Wireline Telecommunications Infrastructure in 2013
Mar 19, 2014

Verizon Announces Best-in-State Student Teams in National App Challenge
Jan 22, 2014

Verizon Caps Strong Record of Success in 2013 With Fourth Consecutive Quarter of Double-Digit Earnings Growth
Jan 21, 2014

Verizon Announces Powerful Answers Award Winners
Jan 08, 2014

Highlands, N.J., VFW to Benefit From Volunteer Project Hosted by Verizon, HGTV/DIY Network and ‘Rebuilding Together’
Nov 01, 2013

Verizon Foundation to Make $100,000 Donation to the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund to Assist Businesses Impacted by Boardwalk Fire in Seaside Park and Seaside Heights
Oct 28, 2013

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