Here is a meaningful thing to do with your old one that can make a difference in a BIG way!
LIVE & LEARN COMPOUNDING PHARMACY IN RIVERVIEW HAS PARTNERED WITH
CELL PHONES FOR SOLDIERS
TO PROVIDE TROOPS WITH FREE CALLS HOME
Live & Learn Compounding Pharmacy and nonprofit Cell Phones For Soldiers Inc. are asking Hillsborough County residents to help troops call home by donating gently-used cellular phones. Although the military landscape is ever changing, as many as 200,000 troops are serving in the United States military overseas around the world. By donating to Cell Phones For Soldiers, Hillsborough County residents can provide troops with that precious connection to loved ones back home.
You can donate your phones at our pharmacy :
Live & Learn Compounding Pharmacy
13224 Boyette Road, Riverview FL 33569
Monday – Friday, 10am – 6pm
Cell Phones For Soldiers is a national nonprofit dedicated to serving troops and veterans with free communication services and emergency funding. The organization was founded in 2004 by Robbie and Brittany Bergquist at the ages of 12 and 13. To date, Cell Phones For Soldiers has provided more than 216 million minutes of talk time to our troops serving around the world through the Minutes That Matter program, and we continue Helping Heroes Home via emergency funds that so far have assisted more than 2,800 veterans.On average, Cell Phones For Soldiers distributes 7,500 calling cards each week to bases around the world, care package programs, deployment ceremonies and VA hospitals.
You fuel Cell Phones For Soldiers’ charitable mission through generous monetary contributions and the recycling of donated mobile devices. Donations of newer or gently-used cell phones and tablets from all wireless carriers and brands are accepted. Each $5 contribution or donated device valued at $5 will provide troops with an estimated 2.5 hours of FREE talk time.
Approximately half of the phones Mindful eCycling processes are reconditioned and reused. Phones and components that cannot be refurbished are dismantled and responsibly recycled to reclaim materials, including:
- Gold, silver and platinum from circuit boards
- Copper wiring from phone chargers
- Nickel, iron, cadmium and lead from battery packs
- Plastic from phone cases and accessories
ABOUT CELL PHONES FOR SOLDIERS INC.
Cell Phones for Soldiers Inc. is a national nonprofit dedicated to serving troops and veterans with free communication services and emergency funding.. For more information, visit www.cellphonesforsoldiers.com