During your first conversation with Mentee, practice sending and receiving a message from your NFC email account to the Mentee’s cell phone number. You will need to know which cell phone provider they use. Refer to the chart below to use the proper domain after the cell phone number.
How to Send a Text Message (SMS or MMS) via Email
Open your NFC school email on your computer.
Note: Text messages from a number beginning with "10101" were sent from an email address.
Email domain to place after phone number:
How to Send an Email via Text Message (SMS or MMS)
To send an email through a text message on your phone:
Note: When you send an email via text message it will show up as a regular email with text in the body of the email and with a .txt file attachment. If you send photos, videos, or audio files, those will come through as attachments, too.
In the “From” field will be the mobile number with a domain attached to it. The domain that appears depends on your cell phone service provider.