15 Apr '11, 11am

Be a Recycling Volunteer in Colorado, New York, New Orleans

Be a Recycling Volunteer in Colorado, New York, New Orleans

From thrift stores to community outreach, recycling-based volunteering is easier than ever! National Volunteer Week started on April 10, and what better way to get involved than with one of the top recycling opportunities around the country. In Colorado? Eco-Thrift is a community-based thrift store in Fort Collins, Colo. Different from traditional thrift stores, Eco-Thrift partners with local businesses to and organizations to reduce their carbon footprint and keep items out of landfills. They are also volunteer powered. VOLUNTEER: Eco-Thrift is looking for general volunteers in all of their departments including: appliances, clothing, furniture, outdoor gear, sportswear, household, garden and vintage clothing. They are also looking for Zero Waste/Recycling Volunteers with help: Reorganizing the recycling department Sorting recyclables Finding other ways to recycle materia...

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