Sustain Abingdon held our 3rd annual America Recycles Day Event on Saturday, November 12. The event was a huge success. The weather was beautiful and many folks came out to recycle, shred or donate.
Shredding – 15,900 lbs
TV’s – 1918 lbs
Monitors – 990 lbs
Other E-waste – 7341 lbs
We served 189 vehicles
Collected 116 pairs of shoes
Collected $113 for Feeding America
Collected numerous items for the local animal shelter
Many, many thanks to everyone that participated and donated!
This year we gave away 3 great prizes for participating in the event. The winners are below:
Recycling station – Edith Hiltebeitel
Load of compost – Teresa Spangler
Garden plot – Gus Janson