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Verizon Wireless Celebrates Customer Appreciation Event With A HopeLine Grant To Women Called Moses

Companies mentioned in this article: Verizon Wireless

DALLAS, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    WHO/WHAT:                        Verizon Wireless will host an all-day
                                     Customer Appreciation Event on
                                     Saturday, May 10. Open to the
                                     community, it will feature special
                                     offers, product demos, ticket
                                     giveaways, food trucks and surprises
                                     for mom.


                                     In honor of the event, Verizon Wireless
                                     will present a HopeLine grant to Women
                                     Called Moses on Friday, May 9. The
                                     grant will help advance the mission of
                                     the Women Called Moses, a Duncanville-
                                     based non-profit that seeks to prevent
                                     and end the cycle of violence against
                                     women. They accomplish this through
                                     education and advocacy services
                                     provided to individuals, families, and
                                     community agencies throughout the
                                     United States of America.


                                     HopeLine by Verizon collects used cell
                                     phones from any carrier to be recycled
                                     or sold and donates the proceeds in the
                                     form of cash grants and pre-paid
                                     wireless phones to advocacy groups for
                                     use by survivors. Verizon Wireless was
                                     the first wireless carrier in the
                                     nation to collect and recycle old cell
                                     phones, and has done so on behalf of
                                     survivors of domestic violence since
                                     1999.


                                     Photo opportunities of the check
                                     presentation will be available.


    WHEN:                            HopeLine Grant Presentation (open to
                                     press, please RSVP)

                                    Friday, May 9, 2014

                                    12 p.m. - 1 p.m.


                                     Customer Appreciation Event (open to
                                     press, please RSVP)

                                    Saturday, May 10, 2014

                                    10 a.m. - 9 p.m.


    WHERE:                           Mesquite Verizon Wireless Communications
                                     Store

                                    1515 N Town East Blvd

                                    Mesquite, TX 75150

                                    (972) 270-6600

About Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE and 3G networks. The company serves 102.8 million retail customers, including 96.8 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 72,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. For the latest news and updates about Verizon Wireless, visit our News Center at http://news.verizonwireless.com or follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/VZWNews.

SOURCE Verizon Wireless