Through Feb. 29, 2012 AT&T will make a $40 donation to Special Olympics for each online purchase made on eligible AT&T products and services through www.att.com/specialolympics. Special Olympics supporters may also participate in a text-to-donate program by texting the word UNITY to 80888 to make a one-time donation of $5 to Special Olympics.
“Special Olympics makes a tremendous difference in the lives of thousands of athletes and their families,” said David Christopher, Chief Marketing Officer, AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets. “AT&T is proud to be a sponsor and supporter of Special Olympics’ mission, and with the help of customers and supporters, we are excited to assist the organization as it transforms communities with programs that drive acceptance, inclusion and respect.”
AT&T is also deeply committed to enriching and strengthening diverse communities and has a long history of supporting Special Olympics efforts. By sharing unique moments with Special Olympics athletes and teams, while at the same time raising funds for the organization, AT&T is able to support athletes, their families and communities.
“Thanks to individuals and to unique corporate programs like this new AT&T initiative, we are able to continue to enrich and advance the lives of athletes and their communities,” said Brady Lum, President and Chief Operating Officer, Special Olympics.
Text-to-donate promotion valid 4/1/11–2/29/12. A one-time donation of $5 will be added to your mobile-phone bill or deducted from your prepaid balance. Message and data rates may apply. All charges are billed by and payable to your mobile-service provider. Service is available on most carriers. Donations are collected for the benefit of Special Olympics, Inc. and are subject to terms found at www.igfn.org/t. 100 percent of each donation will be remitted to Special Olympics, Inc. Reply STOP to 80888 to stop your donation. For help, text HELP to 80888. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.