15,935 lbs. Collected in Electronics Recycling Drive

The results for the NextStep Electronics Recycling drive are in. This was a collaboration between Partner for Sustainable Schools, NextStep Recycling, and 13 participating schools to help keep electronics out of our landfill. Numbers below are in pounds. Adams 1040 Bertha-Holt 1788 Camas Ridge 2233 Corridor 2495 Edgewood 1569 Edison 782 Guylee 527 Ridgeline 900…

Community E-Waste Recycling Drive

The following schools are participating in an E-Waste competition with the support of NextStep and Partners for Sustainable Schools. From Friday, April 22 through Friday, April 29, each school will collect as many unwanted electronics from the community as they can. Results will be weighed at the end of the month and the school who…

Pictures from the Neighborhood Recycled Art Workshop

On Saturday, April 25 Southeast Neighbors hosted a two-hour community art workshop at Hilyard Community Center taught by Emerging Leaders in the Arts Network (ELAN). Together we created a large winning trophy using salvaged materials for the winner of the NextStep and Eugene/Springfield Eco-School Network’s community-wide electronics recycling competition. We learned about creative artists like Louise…

Neighborhood Recycled Art Workshop

Join Southeast Neighbors on Saturday, April 25 from 1PM-3PM for a free two-hour community art workshop at Hilyard Community Center taught by Emerging Leaders in the Arts Network (ELAN). Together we will create one large winning trophy using salvaged materials for the winner of the NextStep and Eugene/Springfield Eco-School Network’s community-wide electronics recyling competition. Learn how to up-cycle…

Electronics Spring Cleaning Competition!

Today begins a month long electronics recycling collection drive and competition in our community. Your participation will help divert electronic devices from our landfill and provide reusable electronics to community members who otherwise would not have access. Here’s what is accepted: working or broken electronics: toys, cell phones, monitors, computer and phone cables, laptops, keyboards…

Minutes: Southeast Neighbors March 2015 General Meeting

Date/Time: Tuesday, March 10, 6:00pm to 8:30pm Location: Good Samaritan Eugene Village, 3500 Hilyard St Eugene, OR Attending: Heather Sielicki, President, Madronna Holden Vice President Board Members:  Len Epstein, Emily Fox, Debbie Hebert, David Saul, Lealan Swanson, Bill Zwicker Total attendance of 24 I. Salad Potluck Our guests from , Friends of Trees, City of Eugene…