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1-800-GOT-JUNK? in Pittsburgh ‘PaYS’ it Forward


At 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, it isn’t just about diverting waste from the landfill and helping people regain their space (although we love doing those things) – we also love to give back to the community and provide opportunities for people to learn ‘Business 101′ out on our trucks. Our Pittsburgh team recently signed up to participate in…

How to organize a community donation drive

Large group of a happy people with raised hands.

Are you looking to make an impact? Donation drives organized by community leaders are critically important to non-profit organizations and local charities. No matter how big or small, a community donation drive can make a huge difference to someone in need – and every little bit helps! Why should you organize a donation drive? Well,…

Volunteer to get closer to your community


Did you know that since 1989, 1-800-GOT-JUNK? has saved over 1.5 billion pounds of junk from the landfill and counting? We do our best to donate and recycle as much as we can. Whenever possible, we donate reusable items to local charities. Our franchises work with a number of community-based charities as well as local…