Posts Tagged ‘charity

Medical Equipment Collected by 1-800-GOT-JUNK? and Donated to Mexicans in Need

Our franchise partners are always finding ways to give back to their communities. Brian Gibson, owner of 1-800-GOT-JUNK? Salt Lake City, is no exception. His franchise recently collected gently used wheelchairs, walkers and crutches for a charity in Northern Mexico. This small act of kindness provided much needed supplies to a community in need. It…

1-800-GOT-JUNK? Teams Up With Local Women’s Charity for Upcoming Mardi Bras Festival

A junk removal company and a women’s charity might seem like an unlikely partnership. But when Rick Galliher, 1-800-GOT-JUNK? franchise partner for Virginia North, heard about BRAWS (Bringing Resources to Aid Women’s Shelters), he immediately wanted to get involved to support their cause. BRAWS was founded in 2015 to give women in local homeless shelters…

How to recycle your bicycle

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Did you know that up to 15 million bikes are thrown away each year? They’re simply added to landfills. Think about it: bikes are made of steel, aluminum and rubber, and it all just gets added to the pile. Given that bicycles are a useful way for people to get around, not everyone can afford…