For Immediate Release
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Implements Mobile Give Program
with Give by Cell
Mobile Give to support fundraising efforts through direct wireless texting
San Francisco, Ca, Dec. 17, 2012 – Give by Cell announced today that they are working with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) in Alexandria, Virginia to make it easier for the public to offer support by implementing Give by Cell’s Mobile Give fundraising service. NCMEC supporters can now donate $10, with the charge applied to their mobile phone bill, by texting "SAFEKIDS" to 20222*.
NCMEC is the leading nonprofit organization in the U.S. working to address the issues of missing and sexually exploited children. The donations made through the Mobile Give fundraising service will help fund NCMEC efforts to find missing children, eliminate child sexual exploitation and prevent child victimization.
Said Susan Culler, Vice President of Development at NCMEC, “We are excited to offer yet another avenue for supporters of the National Center to assist us in our efforts to fight child exploitation and find missing children. Through our work with Give by Cell, our supporters will have a simple method of showing their commitment to helping the most vulnerable members of society.”
*A one-time donation of $10.00 will be added to your mobile phone bill or deducted from your prepaid balance. Donor must be age 18+ and all donations must be authorized by the account holder (e.g. parents). By texting YES, the user agrees to the terms and conditions. All charges are billed by and payable to your mobile service provider. Service is available on most carriers. Donations are collected for the benefit of the "The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children" by the Mobile Giving Foundation and subject to the terms found at www.hmgf.org/t. Message & Data Rates May Apply. You can unsubscribe at any time by texting STOP to short code 20222; text HELP to 20222 for help.