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PADRES Contra El Cáncer partners with America’s most reliable wireless network

PADRES is proud to announce a partnership with Verizon Wireless that will promote a national awareness campaign about childhood cancer and the plight of underprivileged childhood cancer patients in their fight against this devastating disease. 

Verizon Wireless’ commitment to PADRES’ mission will be highlighted during the 2011 ‘El Sueño De EsperanzaSM Gala on October 15th at the All-New Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel & Casino.  Coinciding with their sponsorship and in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Verizon Wireless will feature a consumer sweepstakes on to give away a pair of tickets to the Gala.

About Verizon Wireless:

Verizon Wireless is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, government and wholesale customers, with more than 106 million total connections nationwide. The company also provides converged communications, information and entertainment services over America’s most advanced fiber-optic network, and delivers integrated business solutions to customers in more than 150 countries, including all of the Fortune 500. Verizon is committed to offering its customers the most reliable service on the nation's best wireless voice and data network, and providing accessible products and services that meet the communication needs of customers with disabilities.  A Dow 30 company, Verizon employs a diverse workforce of nearly 196,000 and last year generated consolidated revenues of $106.6 billion. For more information, visit