Vote by December 31 for a Charity to Win up to $2,500 from nTelos Cares


December is considered a ‘month of giving’ – and nTelos Wireless is teaming up with to donate a great gift to one of three charities. The “nTelos Cares” event runs through December 31, 2012 at midnight. It’s a chance for Richmondmom readers to help choose a charity to receive a financial donation from nTelos.

nTelos Cares is donating from $1 to $2,500 to a charity, based on the number of tweets and shares for this article (more details below). It’s easy; all you have to do is spread the word about the nTelos Cares program via Facebook or Twitter.

Just “like” or “share” our Facebook post about the program (you can also “like” and “tweet” right from this page with our sharing buttons!). Or if you prefer Twitter, “retweet” our tweet using the hashtag #nTelosCaresRVA.  For every like, share, or re-tweet nTelos Wireless will donate $1 (up to $2,500 total) to the winning charity! Facebook and Twitter are the only social media channels that will be included in this promotion.

You Could Win a Smartphone

And our readers also get an opportunity to win a great gift too. nTelos Wireless is giving away a Samsung Galaxy S II Android Smartphone to one lucky person who re-tweets and shares the post! That’s all you have to do – share and tweet to win this incredible prize valued at $470.

Vote for One Organization to Win

The three (3) charitable organizations included in our contest are listed below. Click on the links to learn more about each one.

  1. CJTSTUF (CJs Thumbs Up)
  2. Jack & Abby Neonatal Foundation
  3. Full Circle Grief Center

Contest Entry

Here’s how it works.

  1. Click here to choose from our 3 charities and vote for the charity you’d like to see receive the monetary donation from nTelos.
  2. Visit our Facebook page to ‘share’ this post with all of your friends, family, colleagues, organizations, and groups. The more people who ‘share,’ the more money nTelos donates.
  3. Tweet this post to everyone you know – spread the word and increase the donation from nTelos! You MUST use the hashtag #nTelosCaresRVA  to be counted for the promotion.

That’s it. The more you tweet and share, the more money our charity receives and the greater your personal chances of winning a smartphone.

So, what are you waiting for? Visit our Facebook page and start sharing. And don’t forget to tweet/retweet this post using the hashtag included above.

Let’s show nTelos Wireless how our social media networks can light up the internet to raise money for important charities.

Thanks to “nTelos Cares” for making this contest possible.

Contest Rules and Requirements

  1. The promotion, which takes place between the dates of December 17, 2012 and December 31, 2012, raises money for a local 501(c)3 charity via social media activity.
  2. Any Twitter tweets and/or retweets must include the hashtag #nTelosCaresRVA to be counted for the promotion
  3. No purchase is necessary to be registered to win the Samsung Galaxy S II Android Smartphone.
  4. This is a social media/blogger promotion and contestants must utilize Facebook or Twitter as described above to be entered into the contest.
  5. The winner of the Samsung Galaxy S II Android Smartphone will be required to sign a liability release. Monthly wireless service is not included in the giveway.
  6. The winner will also reside in Virginia or West Virginia. Monthly wireless service is not included in the giveway.
  7. Employees, officers, directors, representatives and agents of any nTelos Wireless company or affiliated companies are not eligible to win the Samsung Galaxy S II Android Smarthphone. nTelos Wireless, in collaboration with, will determine the giveaway recipient in their sole and absolute discretion.
  8. The charity with the most votes will win the financial donation.
  9. The charity chosen to receive the monetary donation must provide a copy of their IRS letter proving tax emption status.
  10. At the end of the promotion, the charity with the most votes will be selected to receive the monetary donation. However, the donation amount will still be determined by the amount of individual activity on Facebook or Twitter relating to the promotion.
  11. The winner of the Samsung Galaxy S II Android Smartphone, as well as the total amount being donated to the charity, will be announced on January 4, 2013 via the nTelos Wireless Facebook page, Twitter account, as well as’s blog, Facebook page and other social media channels.
  12. nTelos Wireless reserves all rights to cancel the promotion if desired.


Full Circle Grief Center Richmond VA


CJ's Thumbs Up Foundation