February 11, 2010
Sprint Offers Credit of Fees for U.S. Calls to Haiti and Donates 2,000 Mobile Phones for Relief Communications
"As wireless communication to and from Haiti continues to play a critical role in the relief and recovery efforts, Sprint will continue extending needed resources to those on the ground in Haiti and the coordination efforts back in the U.S.," said Ralph Reid, vice president of corporate social responsibility for Sprint. "We hope these new offerings and our previous contributions prove beneficial to the victims, Haiti's wireless providers and the dedicated aid workers."
Sprint also has provided the following to aid the relief efforts in Haiti:
To learn more about Sprint's efforts to support the recovery and relief initiatives in the Republic of Haiti, please visit http://www.sprint.com.
About Sprint Nextel
Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including two wireless networks serving more than 48 million customers at the end of the fourth quarter of 2009 and the first and only 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; industry-leading mobile data services; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. The company's customer-focused strategy has led to improved first call resolution and customer care satisfaction scores. For more information, visit http://www.sprint.com.
Crystal Davis, 571-288-6806