AT&T is offering free mobile charging stations to customers affected by Hurricane Sandy, regardless of what carrier you are with. AT&T & Tmobile also are enabling roaming on each network for those heavily impacted.I think this is awesome what they are doing, See full press Release Below.
AT&T Offers Storm Victims Free Mobile Charging Stations In Stores
WHAT: AT&T is taking several steps to provide assistance and relief for those in the Northeast devastated by the impact of Hurricane Sandy. AT&T is welcoming storm victims to visit any AT&T location to take advantage of free cell phone and tablet charging stations (customers of all carriers welcome.)
WHEN: Beginning immediately through Monday, November 12, 2012.
WHERE: All AT&T company-owned locations in greater Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware (Note, the majority of AT&T stores are open today.)
Additional Customer Support
AT&T and T-Mobile also have entered into an agreement to enable roaming on their networks to customers of both companies in the heavily impacted areas and where capacity is available and subscribers have a compatible device. AT&T and T-Mobile customers will be able to place calls just as they normally would, but their calls will be carried by whichever network is most operational in their area. This will be seamless for AT&T and T-Mobile customers with no change to their current rate plans or service agreements.
Also, AT&T wireless customers can make a $10 donation for Hurricane Sandy relief by texting to the following non- profit organizations:
- REDCROSS to 90999 to support the American Red Cross
- STORM to 80888 to help the Salvation Army
- HUMANE to 80888 to give to the American Humane Society
Customers who would like to contribute more can text up to five times for a total donation of $50. One hundred percent of any donation will be paid to the customer's designated charity and the customer will be charged for the donation via the customer's monthly AT&T bill.
For more information on our efforts related to Hurricane Sandy, visit http://att.com/