Corporate Responsibility

Read breaking news and announcements on Verizon innovative learning programs that brings technology to underserved communities.


The Verizon Foundation commits to be the first to introduce 5G technology to schools across the U.S. in 2019.

First Responder Foundation

Verizon donated $10,000 to the First Responders Foundation, an Omaha-based group that partners with police and fire departments to serve first responders and their families.


Verizon Foundation donates $1M grant to Red Cross for Hurricane Florence disaster relief.

5G Ed Tech Challenge

5GEdTech Challenge will award the ten most compelling concepts a grand total of $1 million to implement at Verizon Innovative Learning schools.

Verizon Innovation Lab Sacramento

Verizon Innovation Lab held in Sacramento in conjunction with TechNet’s California Diversity in Technology and STEM Week.

Verizon Innovation Lab Sacramento

Verizon invests $200 million in STEM education initiative and will reach an additional five million students by 2023.


Verizon will donate $1 p/eligible phone trade-in up to $4M to to help provide tech, like tablets, laptops, 3D printers and VR gear to under-resourced schools.

Rose Kirk Headshot

To close the digital divide and provide equal access to quality education, we each must do our part.

High school students participate in Arizona State University and the Verizon Foundation Innovation through Design Thinking Program

Verizon Innovative Learning expands program enabling high school students to develop technology solutions for local small business using design thinking principles.


Verizon commits $500,000 to Tipping Point Emergency Relief Fund for North Bay wildfire relief.