Giving Back in Texas


At Verizon, we are building on a legacy of service that goes back more than a century. Our employees are continuing that commitment, serving millions of customers every day on the job and contributing their own time to the well-being of communities.

Learn more about our efforts in the following areas:


 

Domestic Violence Prevention

 

 

Verizon Foundation

The Verizon Foundation is focused on using technology to solve critical social issues in the areas of sustainability, education, and health care. Through the support of our employees and resources, we help address the needs of communities around the world.

Visit www.verizonfoundation.org.

 

 


Featured Programs and Events

 
3rd Annual Texas Network Engineering Food Drive
 
The third annual Texas Network Engineering food drive was held November 5 – 9, 2012. Five different locations (Irving, Lewisville, Plano, Richardson and San Angelo) participated, collecting a record 1,967 food items that were donated to several local charities. [ Learn More ]

Verizon proudly supports the Texas Tech University SystemTexas Tech University System

Verizon was inducted into the Texas Tech Spur Society for philanthropic support of the University. 

From left, David Russell, VP Verizon, receives the award from Dr. Kelly Overley, Vice Chancellor of Texas Tech University System.


Frisco Soccer Association

Frisco Soccer Association

Verizon employees make a difference in our communities with their volunteer efforts. The Verizon Foundation matches employee volunteer hours with checks to the non-profits. In this picture,Verizon's Dave Lobo presents a check to the President of the Frisco Soccer Association, Francois Conde-Jahn and Vice President of FSA, Steve Johnson and players from the "Sleeping Beauties" soccer team.

Visit www.verizonfoundation.org.


Keller Business Hall of Fame

Verizon named to Keller Business Hall of Fame for Community Leadership

At left, Keller Mayor Pat McGrail congrats recent winners of the city's annual Business Hall of Fame awards.

Texas State Representative Vicki Truitt, was the recipient of the Verizon Spirit of Enterprise Award.

On right, Verizon's David Russell accepts the award for Verizon being named to the Keller Hall of Fame for Community Leadership.