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OnePlus One offers chance to donate phones to Hope Phones instead of smashing them

This weekend 100 people (out of 150K applicants) were going to be smashing their phones to get a new OnePlus One. But the amazing people at OnePlus are now giving the option to donate those phones to Hope Phones by Medic Mobile instead! Those phones have the chance to help fund our programs in 21...
Happy Bday to Mamma E!

Happy Bday to Mamma E!

Say happy birthday to Mamma Earth by doing a quick phone drive at your office, home, or dentist office (and help remote communities in Africa and Asia get better access to health care). Send around the below cute & endearing email   Set up a donation box–maybe with some root-beer candy as a “thanks!”  ...
Donate your phone to fund safe births to 11,000 women

Donate your phone to fund safe births to 11,000 women

Hope Phones has partnered with our friends at Samahope, one of the lead suppliers of medical treatment to women & children in developing areas. We’re coming together to bring lifesaving care to the Dhading District of Nepal, with our local partner One Heart World-Wide. Improve Maternal & Child Health in Nepal Your donation will go towards empowering...
Earth Day Campaign: Resurrect the Cell Phone Graveyard

Earth Day Campaign: Resurrect the Cell Phone Graveyard

GOOD Magazine recently featured Hope Phones and our Earth Day campaign with Every Mother Counts.  We are aiming to collect as many phones as we can to support healthcare workers and mothers across the globe.  We have been thrilled with the response and support.  Please check out the post here @ GOOD.is Thank you so much for...
Good Morning America Profiles Hope Phones

Good Morning America Profiles Hope Phones

ABC News recently profiled Hope Phones founder, Josh Nesbit, and we were overwhelmed with the positive response. Thousands of individuals sent in their old phones and many other organizations and businesses instigated collection drives. Thank you so much for getting involved with the Hope Phones campaign and keep sending those phones in! For those who...
10,000 Phones for Mothers In Need

10,000 Phones for Mothers In Need

Women in the developing world often do not receive proper healthcare because of the lack of even the most basic communication tools. We’ve teamed up with the EveryMotherCounts campaign to recycle 10,000 used cell phones. The funds raised from these phones will equip two maternal care sites with mobile health technology – one in Nepal...