Connecting Our Communities: Suddenlink Business Q1 2022 Updates

WestPac Highlights 

The Wall that Heals - Bullhead City, AZ - October 21 - 24

In honor of Veteran's Day, Suddenlink sponsored The Wall That Heals in Bullhead City, AZ.
On Veterans Day in 1996, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) unveiled a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., designed to travel to communities throughout the United States. Since its dedication, The Wall That Heals has been displayed at nearly 700 communities throughout the nation, spreading the Memorial’s healing legacy to millions.

Habitat for Humanity of Northern Arizona - Flagstaff, AZ - November 15

Suddenlink was a proud partner of Habitat for Humanity of Northern Arizona's Sponsor a Stud Campaign.  Habitat raised the necessary funds for building materials to begin their Habitat home build to provide housing to one deserving family. Thank you to our WestPac Team for helping out and decorating “Studs” for this cute and clever sponsorship!

2021 Division II Conference, Men’s and Women’s Tip Off Classic - Canyon, TX - October 27 - 30

Suddenlink was the Title Sponsor of the 2021 Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) Men's and Women's Tip Off Classic at West Texas A&M in Canyon, Texas, right outside of Amarillo. This three day tournament hosted 12 men's and women's basketball games.

The Nutcracker Ballet Presented by Suddenlink - Flagstaff, AZ - December 3 - 4

Suddenlink was the presenting sponsor for the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra’s performance of the Nutcracker Ballet in partnership with Northern Arizona University’s Community and Dance Academy. This hometown favorite performance was shared with the community and families within our company.

Texoma Highlights

Suddenlink Donates iPads and School Supplies - Muskogee OK - Nov 18 2021

Suddenlink had the pleasure of presenting 20 iPads and 400 composition books to Pershing Elementary in Muskogee Oklahoma. Every student at the school will have access to supplies and technology they didn’t have before. Take a moment to check out the video the school district made highlighting the event.

Field of Honor - Georgetown, TX - Nov 11

The Georgetown Field of Honor serves to inspire patriotism and gratitude. The over 1,500 flags flying on the activity field represent over 1,500 men and women who served past and present to preserve our freedom. The Field of Honor had over 10,000 visitors between Nov 6-13th. Suddenlink was a major sponsor, making it possible to have the traveling Vietnam Wall exhibit at the field. Our Veterans were present and supported the Veterans Expo, Opening Ceremonies, Multi-Club Rotary Meeting Honoring Heroes, and the Patriots Celebration BBQ.

Caddo County Kids Kites & Frights Festival - Anadarko, OK - Oct 23

Suddenlink was a presenting sponsor of the Caddo County Kids, Kites & Frights annual festival. From miles away, festival-goers could see The Great American Kite Show with America's largest kites. All day, different local groups took to the stage to cheer, play, sing and perform for the spectators. Suddenlink ramped up the audience between acts, discussed recent upgrades, and threw t-shirts into the crowds. The Anadarko Native American Dance Troupe & Drum group performed, as well as the O-Ho-Mah Lodge Singers and Dancers. To see the Native American students sharing many native dances was an awesome experience. Anadarko claims to be the Indian Capital of the Nation, and it was incredible to be in the midst of that culture.

Montgomery County Wine Festival - Montgomery, TX - Sept 18

Suddenlink was the presenting sponsor of the historic Montgomery Wine & Music Festival. Thousands of attendees enjoyed the music and spirits in downtown Montgomery. As presenting sponsor, Suddenlink took to the main stage to introduce each musical artist and tell the community how important they are to the company. The local mayor, Sara Countryman, stopped by to show some love for Suddenlink. Good music, wine, friends, and Suddenlink swag made for a great event.


Midsouth Highlights

Suddenlink Employees attend Central Louisiana Annual Luncheon - Alexandria, LA December 2021

Suddenlink was a sponsor of the CENLA Chamber Annual Luncheon. The event had between 800-1000 local business, community, and government leaders. This annual luncheon highlighted businesses and industries in central Louisiana. The annual meeting provided an opportunity for Chamber leadership, investors, and members to celebrate the accomplishments and discuss 2022 plans. The presenters shared the economic outlook of the community and provided opportunities for attendees to network.

Customer Appreciation Day - Greenville, MS - November 12th, 2021

Suddenlink had a customer appreciation day in Greenville, MS. Customers had an opportunity to play Plinko to win great giveaways and food and drinks were provided.

Delta Hot Tamale Festival - Greenville, MS - October, 2021

Thousands of people came out in Greenville, MS to enjoy music, food, and to shop with vendors at the Delta Hot Tamale Festival. The festival is a three-day event that celebrates local and regional artists and tamale makers. Suddenlink joined in on the fun by providing hundreds of attendees with fun items.

Mid Atlantic – North Carolina Highlights 

Boys & Girls Club of the Tar River Region receives over $12,500 worth of iPads - Rocky Mount, North Carolina - September 2021

Suddenlink donated over $12,500 worth of iPads to the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River Region to increase student access to virtual learning opportunities, connectivity, online curriculum and programs, as well as to ensure students will have access to the technology they need to be successful for the upcoming school year. Altice USA, parent company of Suddenlink, has contributed a total of $1 million impacting 30+ school districts as part of its COVID-19 response initiatives to support local communities impacted by the pandemic.

The 23rd Annual Smoke on the Water Festival - Washington, NC - October 2021

The 23rd Annual Smoke on the Water Festival returned this year to the historical downtown waterfront in Washington, NC. Festival goers enjoyed plenty of BBQ, chili, a 5K race, classic car show and a large number of vendors who lined the streets showcasing their products and services. Suddenlink partnered with A4 Media to sponsor the event and provided information regarding services and giveaways to patrons stopping by.

Mid Atlantic – West Virginia Highlights

Suddenlink Donates $50,000 to Mountaineer Food Bank for Veterans Table Program - Beckley, WV - December 2021

Suddenlink made a $50,000 donation to the Veterans Table Program with Mountaineer Food Bank. The generous donation will help the food bank feed 1,000 Veterans across West Virginia each month. Dozens of Suddenlink employees volunteered time in December to pack 1,000 boxes for the program.

Veterans Enjoy Lunch on Suddenlink, Learn About Optimum Advantage Internet and Faster Speeds - Buckhannon and Beverly/Elkins, WV - November 2021

Suddenlink partnered with the American Legions in Buckhannon and Beverly/Elkins, West Virginia to host appreciation luncheons for Veterans Day. Approximately 80 Veterans enjoyed the catered luncheons and had the opportunity to learn about Optimum Advantage Internet and recent speed upgrades in the region.

Customers Treated to Complimentary Food and Giveaways at Customer Appreciation Events - Parkersburg, WV and Prestonsburg, KY - November 2021

Suddenlink hosted customer appreciation events at our retail stores in Parkersburg, West Virginia and Prestonsburg, Kentucky. Customers enjoyed free food, drink and giveaways and one lucky customer at each location won a Nest Video Doorbell. Suddenlink also gave away 36 tickets to the West Virginia University Football vs. Texas game on Nov. 21.