UScellular Recognizes Presidential Volunteer Service Award Winners
Nine associates receive prestigious honor for volunteering more than 200 hours each in 2022
CHICAGO (April 10, 2023) – In honor of National Volunteer Month, nine UScellular associates have been recognized for their significant volunteer service in 2022. Because of their philanthropic efforts, each of them has received the Presidential Volunteer Service Award, a prestigious honor from the Office of the President of the United States. This award recognizes individuals whose service positively impacts communities in every corner of the nation and inspires others to take action.
The nine UScellular associates who received the award are:
- Chester Colby; Bedford, N.H.
- Cheyenne Cowen; Crescent City, Calif.
- Eric Conlon; Marion, Iowa
- Jana McLendon; Des Moines, Iowa
- Kevin Sacco; Knoxville, Tenn.
- Mike Stachura; Chicago, Ill.
- Thomas Crowley; Medford, Ore.
- Todd Gray; Chicago, Ill.
- Zachary Zierke; Madison, Wis.
“I am honored and proud to have UScellular associates celebrated with an amazing recognition like the Presidential Volunteer Service Award,” said Kevin Lowell, executive vice president, and chief people officer at UScellular. “Giving back to our communities is at the core of UScellular. Each of these associates embody that spirit, and I congratulate them on their achievement.”
UScellular is also celebrating National Volunteer Month by hosting 40 Acts of Service throughout its service areas as part of the company’s 40th Anniversary. During the month, UScellular associates across the country are hosting volunteer events to support the needs of local communities.
Since 2009, UScellular has invested more than $35 million in monetary donations, technology resources and countless experiences to nonprofit organizations across the country. For more information about UScellular’s corporate social responsibility initiatives, please go to https://newsroom.uscellular.com/community/.
UScellular is the fourth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to help customers stay connected to the things that matter most. The Chicago-based carrier provides a strong, reliable network supported by the latest technology and offers a wide range of communication services that enhance consumers’ lives, increase the competitiveness of local businesses and improve the efficiency of government operations. Through its After School Access Project, the company has pledged to provide hotspots and service to help up to 50,000 youth connect to reliable internet. Additionally, UScellular has price protected all of its plans, promising not to increase prices through at least the end of 2024. To learn more about UScellular, visit one of its retail stores or www.uscellular.com. To get the latest news, visit newsroom.uscellular.com.