137. Trash To Treasure Donation Drive

Spring cleaning anyone? This annual recycling program hosted by the UT Campus Environmental Center is a great opportunity to get rid of unwanted belongings as well as benefit the Campus Environmental Center.

Each year they collect students and community members’ unwanted belongs and recycle them in a massive garage sale when school starts in August. It’s a great way for students to get cheap good for their new homes, its recycling, and the money raised benefits recycling, litter reduction and energy conservation programs.

Items accepted:
Furniture
Clothing
Shoes
Household Storage
Decoration Items
Working Electronics
Books
Kitchen Supplies

They DO NOT take: broken items, mattresses, cleaning chemicals, food.

Check out their website for more information and information on how you can volunteer! What a great excuse to go through your old clothes and actually get around the that spring cleaning you have been putting off all Spring!

Donation Drive: May 13th-24th

Time: 9:00am-5:00pm

Location:
LBJ Library Parking Lot
2313 Red River Street
Austin, Texas 78705

http://utenvironment.org/our_projects/trash_to_treasure

 Photo by Ralph Barrera/Austin American-Statesman

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