Our Mission

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

We’re focused on using technology to address issues in:

  • Education

    We’re preparing students for success in the 21st century.

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  • Healthcare

    Connecting patients to better healthcare.

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  • Energy Management

    We support innovative energy management solutions.

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May 27, 2014

Verizon Innovative App Challenge Winners at the White House

This all-girl team is making waves with their innovative idea


April 23, 2014

Sparking a Passion in Students

Teacher training combined with mobile technology is significantly impacting students


February 03, 2014

Using Technology to Level the Academic Playing Field

High-tech lessons spark passion and confidence at Niemes Elementary School


February 03, 2014

Learning New Ways to Engage Students with Technology

Thanks to VILS training, teachers at Assabet Vocational High School engage students in an entirely new way.


December 18, 2013

Helping Future Teachers Use Mobile Tech to Improve Math and Science Learnin...

Verizon contributes over $1 million to help launch new STEM learning initiative


December 16, 2013

From Child’s Play to Healthcare Game Changer

Verizon partner honored for pioneering work in Video Directly Observed Therapy (VDOT)


November 25, 2013

Verizon Employees in the Philippines Assist in Recovery Efforts

Employees are volunteering and donating supplies, “as long as aid is still needed.”


November 11, 2013

Verizon Donates $100,000 and Matches Donations to Typhoon Haiyan Victims

Verizon Wireless will also waive text-to-donate fees to select relief organizations.

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Verizon Champion Spotlight
Verizon Champion Spotlight

Rene Herrera named HISPA's Role Model of the Year

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