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2015 Green Tie Gala Fundraiser for SCARCE Print E-mail

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Please join us as we look back on our first 25 years and share with you where we are headed for our next 25 years.The Gala is a way to show your continued support for SCARCE and our future.

The evening will include music, dinner, and a silent auction to benefit SCARCE. Open bar and silent auction will begin at 6:00pm. Dinner will be served at 7:30pm.

Sponsorships are available. If interested, please contact SCARCE, or 630-545-9710.


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Pumpkin Recycling 2015 Print E-mail

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In 2014, Wheaton, Elmhurst and SCARCE hosted the first pumpkin recycling collections in DuPage County! This collection was a huge success and composted 9.31 tons of pumpkins.

We are expanding the pumpkin collections in 2015!!


Download this file (Addison_Pumpkin_Pitch.pdf)Addison Pumpkin Pitch[ ]
Download this file ( Trick-or-Treater Handouts[editable publisher file. download and update with your location's date & info]
Download this file ( Half Page Flier[editable publisher file. download and update with your location's info]
Download this file (Sample_Pumpkin_Composting_Flyer_2015.doc)Sample Pumpkin Collection Flier - English[ ]
Download this file (Sample_Pumpkin_Composting_Flyer_2015_-_Spanish.doc)Sample Pumpkin Collection Flier - Spanish[ ]
Download this file (Updated_2015_Guide__no_permit.pdf)Pumpkin Collection Event Guide[How to host an event and sample fliers in English and Spanish]
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Recycling Extravaganzas & Electronics Collections Print E-mail

These are drive through recycling/reuse events.  NO hazardous waste, paint, refrigerators, or smoke detectors.   Air conditioners and dehumidifiers ONLY where specifically listed.

October 17, 9am-noon:  Glen Ellyn Paper Shredding Event
Glenwood Municipal Parking Lot, located at Prospect and Crescent, More Information

October 17, 9:30am-noon:  Lisle Paper Shreding Event
Off Burlington Ave. between Spencer and Center Ave. (Lot F), Limit 4 boxes

October 24, 10am-1pm:  Addison Park District Recycling Extravaganza
Community Park at 120 E. Oak Street

October 24, 10am-noon: Warrenville Paper Shredding Event
Becket Accounting & Tax Parking Lot 29W140 Butterfield Road

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SCARCE Recognized by Dupage Foundation Print E-mail

kay-dupage-foundationSCARCE is featured on pages 4-5 of the Fall 2015 Edition of the Dupage Foundation Magazine. Way to Go!

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Update: Electronic Recycling Print E-mail

We are sorry to announce that SCARCE can no longer accept any electronics for recycling at our location.

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