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WVIA recognizes Frontier Communications for its donation through the EITC Program
(2013-10-10)
Ron Prislupski, Vice President, Corporate Development receives Frontier Communicationsí $10,000 donation to WVIA through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program, from Paul Quick, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Frontier Communications.
(wvia) - WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that Frontier Communications has donated $10,000 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to support WVIA's Educational Services.

WVIA provides educational television programming to its member schools, by delivering a vast inventory of high quality curriculum-based programming. WVIA is addressing standards and learning objectives directly to our member schools through professional development, academic centered competition, and other educational resources. WVIA is uniquely positioned to provide multimedia services, and has been a leader in the use of new technology as it has evolved from film, through videotape, two-way distance learning over ISDN, to web-streaming and podcasting.

"At Frontier, we are proud to give back to the communities in which we live and work," said Paul Quick, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Frontier Communications. "We are especially pleased to support PA EITC to help foster innovative educational programs such as WVIA Public Media that benefit students and the overall community."

WVIA Public Media (listed as Northeast Pennsylvania Educational Television Association-WVIA) is a scholarship organization under the state Department of Community and Economic Development's Education Improvement Tax Credit program. The program gives companies an opportunity to support quality agencies working to educate children.

About Frontier Communications
Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) offers voice, broadband, satellite video, wireless Internet data access, data security solutions, bundled offerings, specialized bundles for small businesses and home offices, and advanced business communications for medium and large businesses in 27 states and with approximately 14,100 employees based entirely in the United States. Learn more about Frontier Communications at http://frontier.com/.

WVIA Public Media Mission
People change and lives improve when powerful ideas challenge us. WVIA Public Media is a catalyst, convener and educator, using media, partnerships, ideas and programs to advance the best attributes of an enlightened society. Learn more, http:www.wvia.org.

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