What can you do with your old cell phone?
Recycle it...AND make a difference.
The Verizon Wireless UHopeLine project collects old wireless phones, batteries and accessories in any condition from any wireless service provider. Your recycled phone will help protect a survivor of domestic and dating violence and the environment.
Drop Off Locations:
- Rutgers Student Center
- Busch Campus Center
- Douglass Campus Center
- Cook Campus Center
- Livingston Student Center
- Paul Robeson Campus Center (Newark campus)
- Camden Campus Center
- School of Social Work
- Winants Hall
- Any administrative building
Links and News
Collecting phones is a great way for your department or organization to get involved! Please contact the Center on Violence Against Women and Children at 848-932-4397 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
- Dating abuse statistics
- October 13, 2009, The Daily Targum - Hope one phone call away with Verizon, U. collaboration
- May 2009, Working for U - Recycle Your Old Cell Phone and Make a Difference
- Fall 2008/Winter 2009, Rutgers School of Social Work Newsletter - UhopeLine Cell Phone Recycling: Environmental Protection and Social Service
- October 8, 2008, FOCUS - Rutgers pitches in with Verizon Wireless to help domestic violence victims
If you or someone you know is in need of assistance or support services, please call the Rutgers Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance (VPVA) at 848-932-1181.