T-Mobile Teams Up with The Hope Heart Institute To Fight the No. 1 Health Risk to Americans

February 09, 2014

Donations Raised Through Accessory Sales to Help Fund Cutting-Edge Research and Prevention Outreach to Those Most at Risk

BELLEVUE, Wash. - Feb. 10, 2013 - This year, Valentine's season brings more than chocolate calories and the fleeting hope of a romance sparked or rekindled. February 2014 also marks the 50th anniversary of American Heart Month and a three-peat partnership between T-Mobile (NYSE: TMUS) and The Hope Heart Institute to raise funds and build awareness to fight heart disease, America's No. 1 health risk to both men and women.

Through this partnership, throughout the month of February, when customers purchase select red or heart-healthy fitness accessories, T-Mobile will donate $1 to The Hope Heart Institute, up to $50,000. Donations will help fund the institute's ongoing research and education programs, cutting-edge science, as well as prevention outreach to those who need it most.

Customers with T-Mobile or other providers can support the cause while adding some Valentine-themed phone flair at the same time by shopping for eligible accessories[1] at any participating T-Mobile retail store or online at www.t-mobile.com. Available accessories include the following ear buds, chargers, phone cases and more.

  • JBL Micro Wireless Portable Speaker - Red ($59.99)
  • TYLT Zumo Portable Battery Pack - Red ($39.99)
  • yurbuds Inspire Pro Earphones ($39.99-$59.99)
  • Sony Xperia Z1S Astro Case - Red & Clear ($29.99)
  • Sunpak Magic Sound Box ($19.99)
  • Universal Micro USB Car Charger ($29.99)
  • Hearts Flex Protective Cover ($24.99)

For more information on the promotion, including a promo code [2] for 25% off all accessories, please visit https://www.t-mobile.com/offer/cell-phone-accessories-for-heart-health.html. Images and a complete list of eligible accessories are available at http://multimediacapsule.thomsonone.com/t-mobileusa/hope-heart-institute.

The Hope Heart Institute, based in Bellevue, Wash., is a cardiovascular research and educational nonprofit with a 50-year history of revolutionary medical advances and educational curricula that make heart disease more treatable, beatable and preventable.

About T-Mobile US, Inc.:

As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: "TMUS") is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The company's advanced nationwide 4G and 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences for customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Wash., T-Mobile US provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and MetroPCS. It currently serves approximately 46.7 million wireless subscribers and provides products and services through 70,000 points of distribution. For more information, please visit https://www.t-mobile.com.

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[1] $1 from each qualifying accessory sold will be donated to the Hope Heart Institute, up $50,000 max. Limited time offer 2/1-2/28/14; subject to change. Participating locations only, not available in AL, ME and MS. Taxes and fees additional. While supplies last.
[2] Expires 3/1/2014. Web Only. Valid on all qualifying accessories, excludes Beats® by Dr Dre, Smart covers, JBL Products, Jawbone Products and Galaxy Gear products, among other non-qualifying accessories. Cannot be combined with other offers.