Goodwill Industries and Habitat Metrolina ReStores will hold a joint Super Spring Sweep donation drive from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday (May 17) at nine locations around the region.
Visitors can donate electronics such as computers, gaming systems and old cellphones to Goodwill; household items such as decor and furniture will go to Habitat ReStores.
ReStore locations normally don’t take computer and tech equipment, but Goodwill will have truck/storage containers at participating sites to accept electronic equipment. Details: www.metrolinarestores.org. Hilary Trenda
Electronic donations – and any data still contained on them – will be kept secure until they can be cleared at an electronics processing center.
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Fox 46 Carolinas and Terri Bennet, founder of Do Your Part, will also be at select ReStore locations, offering green tips and giving away copies of “Do Your Part: A Practical Guide to Every Day Green Living” to the first 50 donors at those locations.
Donations can be made at:
• Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County ReStore, 1840 E. Franklin Blvd., Gastonia.
• Habitat for Humanity of York County ReStore, 825 N. Anderson Road, Rock Hill, S.C.
• Charlotte Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 1133 N. Wendover Road, Charlotte.
• Our Towns Habitat for Humanity Restore, 20414 N. Main St., Cornelius.
• Our Towns Habitat for Humanity Restore, 121 Norman Station Blvd., Mooresville.
• Habitat for Humanity of Cabarrus County ReStore, 2902 S. Cannon Blvd. Kannapolis.
• Habitat for Humanity of Iredell County ReStore, 1382 Shelton Ave., Statesville.
• Habitat for Humanity of Catawba County ReStore, 772 Fourth St. SW, Hickory.
• Habitat for Humanity of Lincoln County ReStore, 809 E. Sycamore St. Lincolnton.
To follow and post on social media, use #donatecarolinas. Additional details: www.metrolinarestores.org.