This past April, over 1,400 entrepreneurs set out on a journey with hopes of taking a big step towards making their world-changing ideas a reality by entering the 2015 Powerful Answers Awards contest. Twelve winning entrepreneurs have been announced and have received invitations to attend the awards presentation on December 9. [ Learn More ]
The Innovative App Challenge is Back!
The Verizon Innovative App Challenge is back, and Bill Nye, the Science Guy, is helping Verizon to encourage students nationwide to organize their teams and submit their cool app ideas now. Absolutely no coding or technology skills are necessary to win. [ Learn More ]
In the Community
Verizon continues to focus on the quality of life in the communities where we live and work 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.
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Verizon Supports Military Members and Their Families with $20,000 Grant
Verizon presented a $20,000 grant to Operation Homefront as part of its continuous effort to support military members and their families. To mark the occasion, a presentation was held at the new Verizon Destination Store in Houston. Verizon has been a longtime supporter of military members and their families throughout the Houston/Gulf Coast Region and is a proud employer of more than 11,000 military veterans and services members across the nation. The company was also named to the 2015 list of Military Friendly Employers, published by Victory Media, and ranked in the top 10. [ Learn More ]