Hosted by First Federal Savings
NEWARK, Ohio – On Saturday, August 12th from 9a.m. – 1p.m., Community Computer Alliance and First Federal Savings are teaming up to present an electronics recycling drive in Newark.
Residents, businesses, or anyone else wishing to donate computer equipment can drop items off at the parking lot of 1475 N 21st St, Newark, OH 43055 during this event. Volunteers will be on hand to unload the donated items. There is no fee for turning in most equipment and all electronic data and personal information from computers is professionally erased by a secured 3 pass scrub of the hard drives.
Acceptable items for donation include: Most anything with a cord including household appliances, computers, laptops, IPads, IPods and PDAs, cell phones, gaming systems, home stereos, VCR’s & DVD players, wires and cables, LCD monitors, keyboards, mice, printers, scanners, copiers, ink and toner cartridges and computer parts and accessories. No items containing hazardous materials such as Freon will be accepted. CRT monitors will require an administrative fee of $15.00 each. Televisions will require an administrative fee of $2 per square inch.
Community Computer Alliance is a non-profit organization that offers workforce development to clients of partner organizations. Participants learn valuable job skills through dismantling, sorting, and rebuilding electronics, and training in workplace environment. CCA then donates refurbished computers to families and nonprofit organizations most in need of t