The Easter Seals of Puerto Rico raised over $16,500 in text donations during their “Teletón Espectacular” by using Mobile Donate from Give by Cell. The telethon, which was originally scheduled for four hours, lasted nine hours and allowed donors to text in SERPR to 20222 to make a $10 donation.
Throughout the broadcasted event, the Easter Seals focused on the compelling stories of six different children who have benefited from the services of the organization. Several major television stations in the Puerto Rico area participated and broadcasted the organization’s Mobile Donate keyword and short code.
The Easter Seals of Puerto Rico is a part of the national group, Easter Seals. They are a non-profit organization dedicated to the service and care of people with autism, developmental disabilities, physical disability and other special needs. They have served over one million children and adults every year as they continue to create life-changing solutions to better the lives of people with disabilities.