ROCHELLE — HOPE of Ogle County in Rochelle is one of two Illinois organizations receiving $5,000 each thanks to people donating their old phones.
Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon presented checks to HOPE and the Cairo Women’s Shelter in a ceremony at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale last week. The checks came from Verizon after Simon was able to collect 1,000 cell phones to turn in to Verizon.
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