A Foundation for Social Change
The Verizon Foundation is becoming a new channel for innovation and social change. Verizon’s philanthropic activities go beyond charitable contributions. They include collaborating with leading nonprofit organizations to combine our powerful technology with our philanthropic resources to address challenging issues in education, healthcare and energy management in underserved communities.
Rose Stuckey Kirk, President of the Verizon Foundation
Rose Stuckey Kirk leads the Foundation strategy for social innovation with special attention on the ability to track and measure program impacts to share with the world.
“As a social and technology incubator, the Verizon Foundation will track and measure outcomes and long term impacts at every stage of program development. We commit to evaluate the social value of each initiative, and provide new learning and insight into how best to integrate technology into solving societal problems.”Rose Stuckey Kirk
The Verizon Foundation dedicates technical, financial and human resources to help make a positive impact in communities across the country and around the world. We focus on projects that demonstrate the use of Verizon's technology in addressing social issues—particularly energy management, education, and healthcare.
The Verizon Foundation is delighted to be recognized year after year for our innovative and focused approach to corporate philanthropy.
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Accountability and corporate responsibility are at the core of the Verizon Foundation's philosophy. We’re accountable to our employees, our retirees, our shareowners and our customers.