News Release

Watch The Hope For Haiti Telethon Live On V CAST Video From Verizon Wireless

January 21, 2010

Debra Lewis
Debra.Lewis@VerizonWireless.com
908-559-7512

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — WHO:
Verizon Wireless, the nation’s leading wireless service provider.

WHAT:
Hope for Haiti Telethon, taking place on Friday, Jan. 22. The telethon will be hosted by Wyclef Jean in New York and George Clooney in Los Angeles and will be streamed live on V CAST Video. Customers can find the telethon in the News, Music, Entertainment and Pop Culture categories on most V CAST Video-capable phones.

WHEN:
Friday, Jan. 22, 2010
8:00 p.m. EST / 5:00 p.m. PST

WHERE:
V CAST Video from Verizon Wireless. Verizon is the industry leader in Video on Demand across multiple platforms, with tens of thousands of video options for customers interested in everything from news and popular television shows to can’t-miss sporting events and more.

Customers with select V CAST-enabled phones can check out V CAST whenever they want for just $3 for 24-hour use or by signing up for the $10 monthly subscription. There are no airtime or megabyte charges to download, stream or watch V CAST content with any V CAST subscription.

To learn more about what Verizon Wireless is doing to help in the relief efforts for the Haiti earthquake, visit http://www.verizonwireless.com/news/HaitiInfo.html.  

For more information about V CAST from Verizon Wireless, visit www.verizonwireless.com/vcast.  

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable and largest wireless voice and 3G data network, serving 89 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 85,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NASDAQ and LSE: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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