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UScellular invests $47.4 million in its Tennessee network in 2022
Februry 14, 2023

KNOXVILLE -- UScellular made a $47.4 million investment in its Tennessee network in 2022. The investment included $15.8 million in network upgrades and 5G modernizations that enhanced connectivity across the state. It also included $31.6 million in 5G spectrum that will bring additional customer benefits in future years and advances the company’s multi-year 5G network strategy.

Four Tennessee nonprofits also received a combined $722,600 worth of hotspots and service to help youth connect to the internet as part of the company’s After School Access Project.

In addition, UScellular donated $60,400 to non-profit organizations across Tennessee, including $30,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley, $25,000 to the YWCA of Knoxville & the Tennessee Valley, $4,900 in supplies to Nourish Knoxville and $500 to Junior Achievement of East Tennessee.

“Whether we are building a new cell tower or donating a hotspot to help a student do homework, we are investing in the future of Tennessee,” said Thomas White, director of sales for UScellular in Tennessee. “We are committed to being a part of the communities we serve and ensuring our customers can connect to what matters most.”

Additionally, to elevate the in-store shopping experience, UScellular invested $207,000 to update its stores in Livingston and Athens.

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