FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
U.S. Cellular Reminds Residents to Vote for Children’s Artwork
in Honor of Black History Month during Last Week of Contest
ROANOKE/CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (Feb. 21, 2015) – This week is the last week for area residents to vote for their favorite children’s artwork in the U.S. Cellular/ Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Virginia Black History Month Art Competition. The competition invited the Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Virginia members to select an influential African-American and develop his or her likeness into an original 8.5 x 11 portrait using any art medium.
The top 10 finalists’ entries, which were chosen by a panel from the Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Virginia are displayed at local U.S. Cellular stores this month so the public can view and vote on the artwork. The top three winners will receive prizes in the form of gift cards, with first prize being $500 and recognition at a special event in March. The public is invited to stop by U.S. Cellular stores to vote for their favorites through Feb. 28. For more information about U.S. Cellular, visit any retail store, uscellular.com or U.S. Cellular’s Facebook page.
To view and vote for the top 10 finalists visit U.S. Cellular store(s):
Roanoke – Valley View, U.S. Cellular
4760 Valley View Blvd # 30, Roanoke, VA 24012
Roanoke - Electric Road, U.S. Cellular
3260 Electric Road Suite 503, Roanoke, VA 24018
Christiansburg – U.S. Cellular
103 Conston Ave, Christiansburg, VA 24073
Salem – U.S. Cellular
1420 West Main Street, Salem, VA 24153
About U.S. Cellular
U.S. Cellular provides its customers with unmatched benefits and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier has a strong line-up of cutting-edge devices that are all backed by its high-speed network, and currently, 93 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds. U.S. Cellular was named a J.D. Power and Associates Customer Champion in 2014 for the third time in four years. To learn more about U.S. Cellular, visit one of its retail stores or uscellular.com. To get the latest news, promos and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on Facebook.com/uscellular, Twitter.com/uscellular and YouTube.com/uscellularcorp.
For more information, contact:
Melissa Watkins, PR Counsel Katie Frey, Comm. Mgr, U.S. Cellular
Cell: 804-402-5316 Office: 773-355-3275