Philanthropy

Philanthropy

The Verizon Foundation serves as an incubator for exploring how our technical and human resources can be applied in new ways to the practical concerns of rural and underserved communities.

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Verizon Brings Digital Literacy and Job Readiness Program to Latino Communities
BASKING RIDGE, N.J. /3BL Media/  – Verizon announced “Latinos @ Work,” its new partnership with UnidosUS, the nation’s largest Latino civil rights and advocacy organization, which will bring digital learning centers to underserved Latino communities in four major cities across the country. The $1 million grant includes the development of a digital literacy and job readiness toolkit that will...
Dec 4, 2019 3:00 PM ET
Video: Super Kids Super Sharing Event: Super Bowl LIII
Something super happened in Atlanta. Verizon teamed up with the NFL to host the Super Kids Super Sharing Event.  20 years ago, the program began as an experiment with just three schools participating and donating 200 pieces of equipment. This year, over 100 schools participated, donating more than 40,000 items including toys, games and sports equipment to under-resourced schools...
Feb 14, 2019 12:10 PM ET
New Study Says CSR Programs Increase Revenue up to 20%
Well-designed corporate social responsibility programs increase revenue by as much as 20 percent, command price premiums up to 20 percent and increase customer commitment by as much as 60 percent, according to a study commissioned by ...
Jul 27, 2015 10:00 AM ET
Most Community-Minded Companies in the U.S.
The Civic 50, an annual report that measures and reports on America’s most philanthropic, civic-minded companies, is out. The third annual report is developed by Bloomberg and Points of Light, the world’s leading volunteer organization. Verizon is one of the companies recognized in this report; read article from Bloomberg about the 2014 Civic 50 leading companies:...
Dec 10, 2014 2:30 PM ET
Pressing Problems Deserve Powerful Answers: Verizon’s 2013 Corporate Responsibility Supplement
By Rose Stuckey Kirk, Vice President of Global Corporate Citizenship and President of the Verizon Foundation Today, Verizon released its 2013 Corporate Responsibility Supplement, and I invite you to take a...
Mar 19, 2014 10:00 AM ET

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