News Release

Verizon Wireless Celebrates The Grand Opening Of Its First Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Area Communications Store

Grand Opening will Feature Wire Cutting Ceremony, Check Presentation and Community Call-to-Action

April 10, 2007

Beth Crivello-Wagner
For Verizon Wireless
beth@corecreative.com  
414-291-0912 ext.122

OSHKOSH, WI — Verizon Wireless will celebrate the Grand Opening of its first Communications Store in Oshkosh with a ceremonial wire cutting on Thursday, April 19. In conjunction with the Grand Opening, Verizon Wireless will also present a check in the amount of $1,500 to benefit Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services, Inc. (CADASI), the only domestic violence agency serving Winnebago and Green Lake Counties. In addition to the wire cutting and check presentation, Verizon Wireless will launch another initiative to further benefit CADASI by asking Oshkosh residents and members of the business community to donate their no-longer-used phones to Verizon Wireless' award-winning HopeLine® program.

Who: Representatives from Verizon Wireless and Oshkosh area civic and community leaders

What: Grand Opening Ceremony, check presentation to Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services, Inc. and community call-to-action

When: Thursday, April 19
11:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.

Where: Verizon Wireless Communications Store, Oshkosh
550 S. Koeller St.

STORY/VISUAL OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Ceremonial wire cutting
  • $1,500 check presentation
  • Interviews with representatives from Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services, Inc., Verizon Wireless representatives and local civic and business leaders
  • Announcement regarding the launch of the HopeLine® initiative in Oshkosh

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