Telmate Cares Makes Donation to Kentucky Group Helping Haitians Affected by Hurricane Matthew

DECEMBER 16, 2016 DANVILLE, KY – As part of its Telmate Cares community outreach program, the San Francisco-based corrections company Telmate donated $1,500 to support a dozen volunteers providing relief to Haitians devastated by the effects of Hurricane Matthew. A week after the Category 4 hurricane storm hammered Haiti in early October, Jailer Barry Harmon […]

Boy Fighting Rare Bone Cancer Receives Donation from Technology Company Telmate

NOVEMBER 8, 2016 FRANKFORT, KY –  As part of its Telmate Cares community outreach program, the San Francisco-based corrections company Telmate delivered an undisclosed amount to the Giving for Goins trust account, to support the 12-year-old son of a local law enforcement member who is courageously battling bone cancer. Telmate representative and former Kentucky law enforcement […]

Telmate Cares Sends Volunteers to Assist People Affected by Historic Floods in Louisiana

SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 BATON ROUGE, LA – As part of the Telmate Cares program, a team of seven volunteers from inmate communications leader, Telmate, fanned out across south-central Louisiana for one week, to help people devastated by historic floods in storm-ravaged areas along the Gulf Coast last month. The volunteers’ base of operation deployed its […]

Deputy Battling Cancer Gets Donation and Show of Support from Technology Company Telmate

SEPTEMBER 12, 2016 – ALLEGAN, MI – As part of its Telmate Cares program, the San Francisco-based corrections company Telmate will deliver a financial  donation to support a local law enforcement member who is courageously battling cancer. Deputy Brian Augustine didn’t think much of the sharp abdominal pain that started last Thanksgiving. But by April, the […]

Telmate works with Douglas and Effingham County Jails to Give Free Phone Minutes and Messages to Inmates Affected by Hurricane Hermine.

SEPTEMBER 2, 2016 – As Hurricane Hermine hit Georgia and Florida earlier this month, in conjunction with the the Douglas and Effingham county jails Telmate, as part of the company’s Telmate Cares program, offered free phone calls and messages to help inmates connect with their friends and family during the crisis. Between Friday 9/2-Monday 9/5, […]

VCSO Introducing Video Visit Program

On May 25, 2016, WEHT in Evansville, IN covered Telmate’s new video visit program with The Parenting Time Center and the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office. To learn more visit the link below: Watch the full story here.

Telmate Cares Raises a Staggering 5,679 in Donated Food Items for Local Oregon Food Bank

MARCH 1, 2016 ONTARIO, OR – As part of the Telmate Cares program, Telmate’s Ontario, Oregon team celebrated a successful end to three weeks of its food drive by amassing an impressive grand total of 5,679 food items to be donated to the Oregon Food Bank. Folks, that’s 4312 pounds of food!

Boys & Girls Club of Western Treasure Valley sets this year’s goal at $100,000

ONTARIO — The Boys & Girls Club of the Western Treasure Valley is preparing for its 2016 GREAT Futures Campaign to help raise money to invest in local kids’ futures. The organization has announced its goal of raising $100,000 by March 31 through the campaign. According to a news release from the organization, the money […]

Telmate Cares Supports Local Hygiene Supplies Project

Cheryl Farley needed to get her mind off the pain after spinal surgery. So the caring, local nurse from Saint Alphonsus Medical Center, in Ontario, Oregon, started a project to help those in need. She put together one-gallon zip-lock bags with assorted hygiene supplies labeled: “Help change the life of a friend.” The successful hygiene […]

Volunteers Get Kids to Take Apart Tablets and Help Put Together Their Futures

Breaking a tablet isn’t something you ever want to happen. Unless of course, you get to break them on purpose! That was exactly the point of a recent “How to Fix Tablets” class taught to the Boys & Girls Club of Western Treasure Valley on July 1st. Each month, a few enthusiastic, dedicated Telmate employees […]