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Urban Impact-Vancity fall Shredathon success

Richmond BC -Urban Impact and Vancity continued their successful series of community Shredathons with four more event this fall. Shredathon participants can avoid risking their personal or financial security by bringing old banking information, business receipts, tax and other personal information for secure destruction in Urban Shredding’s state-of-the-art mobile shredding truck. The events are free, but donations in support of community charities are welcome.

Fall event locations included:

  • Vancity’s Mission Community Branch – September 13th, 2008
  • Vancity’s North Burnaby Community Branch – September 20th, 2008
  • Vancity Pitt Meadows Community Branch – September 27th, 2008
  • Vancity’s Chilliwack Branch – October 18th, 2008

While the events were free, over $2,000 in donations, 250 lbs of food, and plenty of local awareness was raised for 4 community charities.

Check for upcoming Shredathons at a location near you in the Events [link to Events page] section of Urban Impact’s website.

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Urban RecyclingUrban Shredding, and Urban Solutions are divisions of Urban Impact Recycling Ltd. Urban Impact is a family-owned and operated business committed to its global responsibility and environmental ethic, providing cost-effective, recycling, shredding and green business consulting services to clients throughout the Lower Mainland. The company was launched in 1989 as a university project for founder Nicole Stefenelli.

Sylvia LeRoy, Fresh Strategy