Cell phone giveaway to qualifying individuals
Please find attached a copy of a flyer with information about a cell phone distribution to qualifying low income individuals. Individuals will also receive up to 250 minutes of air time monthly. This event will take place at the Winona Mall on October 22nd and 23rd – starting at 9:00 AM each day –
Individuals must bring a picture ID (if no picture ID, then a utility bill or county benefits statement that shows your name and current address). Some proof of low income status (EBT card, SSI Benefits Statement, or Medical Assistance) is also required.
The event sponsors do not usually travel to out state Minnesota, so please encourage qualifying interested individuals to attend one of these two days. More information about the phones and the program can be found at http://www.lifewireless.com/.
Jean M Abels, Employment Counselor
Department of Employment and Economic Development
1250 Homer Road, Suite 200
Winona, MN 55987
Direct: 507-453-2925 TDD: 507-453-2930