Telcel offers smartphones for Latino students in San Diego

Tuesday 26 March 2013 | 11:51 CET | News
Telcel America, a US-based prepay mobile service, has partnered with San Diego Community Housing Corporation (SDCHC) in a grassroots initiative to provide smartphones to Latino students and make it easier for them to stay in contact with friends and family members in the US and Mexico.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung / Telcel
Countries: Mexico / United States
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