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 ]
Investing in Newark’s Future with a State-of-the-Art Fiber Network
Verizon New Jersey recently completed construction of its all-fiber optic network to every neighborhood in the city of Newark, New Jersey, transforming the Garden State’s largest city into a 100 percent fiber-optic city and creating a technological foundation for economic growth and quality of life. [ 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 ]
Volunteer Spotlight: Delivering the Comforts of Home to Troops Overseas
Earlier this month, 50 volunteers from 13 organizations, including Verizon employees and their families, gathered at Verizon’s operations center in Livingston, N.J., for an “Adopt A Unit” pack-up. In all, the volunteers packed 64 boxes that will be sent to more than 225 New Jersey troops stationed currently in Bahrain and Kuwait.
Partners in the event included the American Red Cross of Northern New Jersey Board of Directors; Audio Visual Associates; Cub Scout Pack #168, Rutherford; CWA District 1; IBEW Local 827; Inserra Shop Rite and Shop Rite Family; New Jersey Carpenter’s Union; Prominent Properties – Sotheby’s International Realty; PSE&G; Realogy; United Water; and Wilken & Guttenplan, LLC. Congratulations and THANKS to everyone who participated!