Friday 19th August 2016 – Roseau, Dominica: Digicel today, launched its exciting back to school promotion which will reward students with a host of amazing prizes, including free internet subscriptions, data plans, tablets, laptops, stationary vouchers and more – to set them up for success for the new school year.
The promotion, which starts August 19th and ends September 30th, will see customers who sign up Digicel Play TV and Internet bundle or internet only, getting their first month subscription fee free, plus free mobile credit and a chance to be one of ten lucky customers to win a 7” Huawei tablet with one full year internet service. These customers will then qualify to grab the grand prize of a 15.6” laptop to ensure that students are able to study and complete assignments even while on the go.
In another element of the promotion, mobile customers who purchase one of Digicel sleek, edgy DL1 Plus and the app-friendly DL1 Lite smartphone will be rewarded with one month free 4G data, plus back to school vouchers that they can redeem for books and stationary supplies.
Digicel Sales and Marketing Manager, Nathalie Walsh said; “We’re always looking for ways to reward our customers with meaningful and practical prizes to take some of the stress off their pockets in these harsh economic times.”
Walsh continued: “Access to the internet is very important for students - whether they’re at home, at school or on the go as they need quick, easy access to research materials to complete their assignments, and we’re very happy that we can help set students up for success using the fastest internet service in Dominica - whether it’s our home broadband or mobile 4G service.”
Digicel Group is a leading global communications provider with operations in 33 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. After 13 years of operation, total investment to date stands at over US$5 billion worldwide. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.
Digicel is the lead sponsor of Caribbean, Central American and Pacific sports teams, including the Special Olympics teams throughout these regions. Digicel sponsors the West Indies cricket team and is also the presenting partner of the Caribbean Premier League. In the Pacific, Digicel is the proud sponsor of several national rugby teams and also sponsors the Vanuatu cricket team.
Digicel also runs a host of community-based initiatives across its markets and has set up Digicel Foundations in Haiti, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea and Trinidad and Tobago which focus on educational, cultural and social development programmes.