There's so much more to Verizon than data, broadband and wireless technologies. Our investment in the community reflects our commitment to progress in education, literacy and the spirit of volunteerism. And our foundation makes a positive difference by supporting and investing in the people and organizations striving to improve the quality of life in our communities - where our customers and employees live and work.
Internal Audit employees assembled 36,000 meals destined for underserved communities in Zambia
Employees from Verizon's Internal Audit group, in partnership with Stop Hunger Now, conducted a team-building activity during their annual training June 24 in Morristown, N.J., that resulted in 36,000 meals being assembled for underserved communities in Zambia. Congratulations and THANKS to everyone who participated! [ Learn more ]
Seaside Heights Elementary School Benefits From Verizon, "Jersey Cares" Volunteer Project
The restoration of the Hugh J. Boyd Jr. Elementary School got a boost on Thursday March 28, when more than 160 employees from the Verizon Leadership Development Program, along with senior leaders from Verizon, participated in a day of volunteer work at the school, organized by Jersey Cares. [ Learn more ]
Verizon continues its commitment to support those affected by Hurricane Sandy in the hardest-hit areas of New Jersey by awarding a total of $100,000 in grants to several nonprofit community organizations:
We recognize that recovery is often the most difficult part of dealing with a natural disaster. We're proud to announce that the Verizon Foundation is providing these grants which will continue to support the relief and recovery efforts that are helping our communities in the hardest hit areas of New Jersey and New York to recover and rebuild.
The Verizon Foundation is focused on using technology to solve critical social issues in sustainability, education, and healthcare. Through the support of our employees and our resources, we help address the needs of communities around the world. To learn more, visit http://www.verizonfoundation.org.