GTL’s Give to Live and Telmate Gives Back Programs Thrive in 2017

Serving communities and causes around the nation, GTL and Telmate set the bar high for corporate giving in 2017 Reston, Virginia (PRNewsWire) – January 18, 2018 – GTL, is proud to share some of the initiatives of its Give to Live and the Telmate Gives Back programs in 2017 as associates volunteered in their local communities throughout the year, donating […]

Telmate’s “Deck the Halls with Calls” Program Provides Free Phone Time to Inmates for Holidays (PRWeb)

SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) DECEMBER 21, 2017 – Corrections technology leader Telmate, a wholly-owned subsidiary of GTL, today announced the sixth year of “Deck the Halls with Calls,” a yearly event where the corrections company will provide nearly one million minutes of free phone calls to incarcerated men and women so they can connect with loved ones during the holiday season.

Telmate Volunteers Teach Kids to Code at San Francisco Boys & Girls Club

SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Here at Telmate we just finished running our first-ever, Coding Workshop for Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco. The workshop is a volunteer-led group of eleven developers, QA, and data analysts that was set up to teach coding classes to the club’s middle school kids during the last few weeks […]

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!