September 18 | 10:00 am-2:00 pm| free
Co-hosted with Keep Virginia Beautiful (KVB), Retail Merchants’ Recycle Day is a FREE drive-thru recycling event held at our Retail Merchants offices. Get rid of it for good!
🚗 THE FIRST 150 CARS
The first 150 cars will receive a gift card for a specialty item at Chick-fil-A at the Shops at Willow Lawn.
Keep Virginia Beautiful
The mission at Keep Virginia Beautiful is to engage and unite Virginians to improve our natural and scenic environment.
Plastic Bags & Overwraps
Accepting: Grocery bags, bread bags, case overwrap, dry cleaning bags, newspaper sleeves, ice bags, wood pellet bags, ziplock & other re-sealable bags, produce bags, bubble wrap, salt bags, and cereal bags.
**All materials must be clean, dry and free of food residue
Accepting: up to three boxes or bags per person of paper documents that need shredding.
Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia
Accepting: clothing, shoes, furniture, domestics (sheets, towels), collectables, jewelry, antiques, books, household (dishes, housewares), working flat-panel televisions, DVDs, CDs, records, tapes, small electronics (radios, clocks, lamps), accessories (handbags, belts, scarves), computers, laptops, printers, monitors, hard drives, motherboards, RAM chips, cases, cables, copiers, plotters, telephone systems, and IT equipment.
Accepting: Cardboard, mixed paper, aluminum and steel cans, plastic bottles, tubs and containers (Empty, rinse and replace plastic cap to recycle), food and beverage cartons (empty, rinse, replace the plastic cap to recycle) and glass bottles and jars (no metal lids, please).
GIVING BACK OPPORTUNITIES
Make an active and hands-on contribution to ending hunger in Central Virginia by bringing a food donation. Here’s a link to the items that are most needed.
Puritan Cleaners will be collecting coats (especially kid’s coats). They wash and repair the coats and then deliver them to the Salvation Army for distribution to Central Virginia’s needy families.