DISH deploys disaster relief services through corporate citizenship
program, DISH Cares
DISH offers affected customers account solutions
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
As fallout from Harvey continues to affect lives in South Texas and
Louisiana, DISH is responding to serve customers and communities
impacted by the storm.
For customers, DISH has implemented standard procedures to assist in the
wake of natural disasters. Customers in areas impacted by Harvey can
call DISH Customer Service at 800-333-DISH for special services,
Pause DISH service and account
Waived installation fees when a customer is ready to resume service
Customers can reach DISH Customer Service 24 hours a day, seven days a
Cares, the company's citizenship program, partners with Information
Technology Disaster Resource Center (ITDRC) and, together, the groups
have deployed the DISH Cares/ITDRC mobile command center that is staffed
to serve as a coordination hub for first responders in disaster
situations. The command center has staged near Rockport, Texas and will
coordinate and install satellite broadband and television services for
disaster relief sites, shelters and others.
Since 2015, together with ITDRC, DISH Cares has donated more than
245,000 hours of internet and television services to disaster relief
DISH Network Corp. (NASDAQ:DISH), through its subsidiaries, provides
approximately 13.332 million pay-TV subscribers, as of June 30, 2017,
with the highest-quality programming and technology with the most
choices at the best value. DISH offers a high definition line-up with
more than 200 national HD channels, the most international channels and
award-winning HD and DVR technology. DISH Network Corporation is a
Fortune 200 company. Visit www.dish.com.
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DISH Network Corp.
John Hall, 303-723-1968
Source: DISH Network Corp.
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