Charitable Giving Marks 3 Million Customer Milestone

Over our 23 years in business, Consumer Cellular has donated more than $6 million to support a wide variety of non-profit organizations and give something back to our communities. We’ve even made a tradition of honoring important milestones for our company through charitable giving.

This year, we are humbled to have earned our three millionth Consumer Cellular customer! Your enthusiastic embrace of our service over the years has allowed us to grow from a small startup to a nationwide provider, and also to grow our ability to give back.

As our way of saying thank you, we’re allocating $1.5 million to be shared among three charities selected by our employees. That’s a donation of $500,000 to each of the three fine organizations listed below on behalf of our loyal customers:

Meals On Wheels: Meals on Wheels has more than 5,000 community-based programs across the country that are dedicated to addressing senior isolation and hunger. For nearly 50 years, Meals on Wheels volunteers have delivered hot, nutritious meals along with important human connections and compassion to those they serve.

Providence Cancer Research Institute: Located in Portland, Oregon, Providence Cancer Research Institute is leading the fight to one day eradicate cancer by developing groundbreaking new treatments through its world-class research.

Shriners Hospitals for Children: Shriners Hospitals for Children is a network of non-profit medical facilities offering innovative pediatric specialty care, research and outstanding medical education. Children with orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate are eligible for care in a compassionate, family-centered environment, regardless of the families’ ability to pay.

We’re proud to support the important work these great organizations do to help those in need, and to be able to use our growth to be a force for making positive changes. On behalf of everyone at Consumer Cellular, I want to extend a sincere thank you to each and every one of our three million customers for giving us the opportunity to do so.

19 Thoughts on "Charitable Giving Marks 3 Million Customer Milestone"

  1. Myra says

    Please consider Agape Adoption Agency as one of your charitable organizations. They are in Atlanta, GA and help children and babies be adopted.

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  2. Marcia Austin says

    Excellent choices.

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  3. Jim Seeley says

    Good choices.

    reply to Jim

  4. William P Milne lll says

    Thank you especially for your donation to Shriners Children’s Hospital. I am a polio survivor from the 40’s and they are responsible for me walking today. I am very grateful to them and you for your gift
    I have been a happy customer for several years and will continue to do so.

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  5. Shari Scales says

    Thank you for generously supporting our efforts to #FINISHCANCER. We are truly grateful.

    reply to Shari

  6. Cindy Winkelman says

    Thank you for your generous donation to Shriners Hospital for kids. It will help the children immensely.

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  7. Terry Groth says

    Glad to be a customer of a company that supports the Shriners.

    reply to Terry

  8. Jerry says

    Thank you for supporting the Shriner’s hospitals. What a wonderful gift.

    reply to Jerry

  9. Arlene Norman says

    Why won’t your web site accept my order for a new phone?

    reply to Arlene

    • Ashley at Consumer Cellular says

      We’re sorry to hear that you’ve had difficulty placing an order, Arlene. If you like, we can help you over the phone instead at 888-345-5509. You can also find many of our devices at your local Target if that is more convenient. Thank you for posting, and we hope you have a wonderful day!

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  10. Sharri says

    One charity you may want to consider in the future is Samaritan’s Purse. They do so much disaster relief, plus their Operation Christmas Child programs provides gifts to so many underprivileged children!

    Very heartwarming that you donated to these charities! Thank you for caring about others!
    My 94 yo father in law is a recipient of Meals on Wheels-great program! And, I have stage IV cancer, so I’m happy you chose a cancer research program as well.
    God bless you!

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  11. Debbie Seifert says

    Military Assistance Mission provides emergency financial assistance to our lowest ranking active duty military members by helping pay rent, mortgage, utilities ,car payments and car insurance, and food during times of a financial crisis. We also assist with the above for military transition out of the military to attend college, and help bridge the gap of their last military pay and the start of the GI Bill. We have several programs during the year including toy drive at Christmas, School drive, baby bundle bash baby shower, to assist our military members. Please consider Military Assistance Mission for your donations and support our military as they protect our freedoms.

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    • Nicole at Consumer Cellular says

      Thank you for posting, Debbie. We appreciate you taking the time to offer up a recommendation, and I have passed this along to our team. Thank you again and have a great day!

      reply to Nicole

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