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June 24, 2013

Boost Mobile Donates $11,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago to Support Teen Leadership Programs

Proceeds from Boost Mobile’s $1 Phone Days Promotion Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs Nationwide

(BUSINESS WIRE), June 24, 2013 - Boost Mobile:

           
WHAT:    

Boost Mobile recently partnered with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to bring back its most successful handset promotion, $1 Phone Days. For each new customer who signed on from May 29 through June 2, Boost Mobile donated $1 to Boys & Girls Clubs. During $1 Phone Days this year, Boost Mobile raised more than $106,000 which will be donated to local Boys & Girls Clubs across the nation with an $11,000 donation locally to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago.

           

 

   

The donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago will support their teen leadership programs that emphasize leadership developments, community service, career exploration and avoidance of risky behavior. For more than a century, Boys & Girls Clubs have served nearly 4 million young people, through membership and community outreach, in some 4,000 Club facilities throughout the country.

       
WHEN:     Check Presentation
      Wednesday, June 26
      11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
           
WHERE:     Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago – James R. Jordan Club
      2102 W. Monroe St.
      Chicago, IL 60618
           
VISUALS:    

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Representative[s] from Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago accepting check donation from Boost Mobile executive

     

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Kids and teens at Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago participating in the teen leadership programs

 

         

INTERVIEW

   

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Tony Mashini, sales manager-Boost Mobile

OPPORTUNITIES:

   

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Scott Lorenz, vice president of external affairs-Boy & Girls Clubs of Chicago

     

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Boys & Girls Clubs members

           

WHY:

   

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The check presentation showcases Boost Mobile’s commitment to give back to the Chicago community as well as offering affordable wireless communications with “Shrinking Payments.”

     

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Boost Mobile rewards Chicago customer loyalty through its Monthly Unlimited with “Shrinking Payments” no annual contract calling plans, where customers are rewarded for simply making on-time payments. Unique from the competition, for every six on-time payments, the cost of Boost Mobile’s Monthly Unlimited plans shrink by $5, up to $15 per month in total. On-time payments do not need to be consecutive to qualify for the next saving milestone. Visit boostmobile.com for plan details. Restrictions apply.

           

 

Contact(s):

Boost Mobile
ON-SITE CONTACT:
Molly Burns, 314-503-9789
Molly.burns@allisonpr.com
or
MEDIA CONTACT:
Tracy Siegel, 646-428-0603 (office)
tracy@allisonpr.com

 


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