Verizon is joining forces with AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and a number of other businesses and community organizations to help promote safe driving through It Can Wait. The campaign urges drivers to pledge not to text and drive and provides resources and tools to help prevent distracted driving.
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"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.
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Verizon continues to focus on the quality of life for Rhode Islandresidents by investing in a wide range of programs that strengthen education, raise awareness of domestic violence, and improve health care through the use of technology.
Verizon Grants To Help Seven Rhode Island Domestic Violence Prevention Organizations Expand Programs
Seven Rhode Island nonprofits received a total of $45,000 in grants from the Verizon Foundation to boost their domestic violence prevention efforts. The nonprofits were recognized at a training session hosted by the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence.
Pictured ( L-R ) Christina Garcia, Manager of Prevention & Youth Advocate Sojourner House; Megan Whelan, Youth Education Advocate Domestic Violence Resource Center of South County; Jessica Walsh, Director of Prevention Women’s Resource Center; Jennifer Wall, Executive Director East Providence Prevention Coalition; Deb Debare, Executive Director Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence; Kris Lyons, Executive Director Women’s Center of Rhode Island; Michele Cinquegrano, Regional Director Government Affairs Verizon; Frances O’Neill-Cunha, Regional Director Regulatory Verizon; Christy dos Reis, Director of Communications Day One