Radio Personality Piolin To Visit Sacramento And Join Verizon Wireless To Support Victims Of Domestic Violence

WHAT:Verizon Wireless and radio personality Piolin join forces to give back to the community with a special appearance in Sacramento.

Fans who donate a no-longer-used wireless phones and accessories will have an opportunity to meet Piolin and help victims of domestic violence through Verizon Wireless’ HopeLine® program. Phones collected through HopeLine recycling drives are either refurbished or recycled, and proceeds are donated to organizations that work against domestic violence in the form of cash grants and prepaid Verizon Wireless phones for survivors.

WHEN: Saturday, October 8, 2011Fan participation: 2:00 pm – 6:00 pmAutograph signing: 2:45 pm – 6:00 p.m.Media Interviews: 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm

WHERE:Verizon Wireless Communications Store6005 Florin Ave.Sacramento, CA 95823 

About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 106.3 million total wireless connections, including 89.7 million retail customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 83,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit http://www.verizonwireless.com/. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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