IIDA NE Philanthropy Committee Earth Day Sample Collection

IT’S TIME FOR SOME SPRING CLEANING!

In celebration of Earth Day, the Philanthropy Committee is collecting donations for our annual sample collection drive! A&D firms and any industry members in the Boston area are welcome to participate. All donated samples will benefit Extras for Creative Reuse in Lynn, MA; a 501c3 registered non-profit organization. Their mission is to “stimulate creative learning and help children awaken their creative potential in education and play through the use of reusable, recycled and surplus material.” They offer low-cost and no-cost materials for education, the arts and creative people.

SAMPLES ACCEPTED

· fabrics that are not glued to anything (colorful)
· leather samples
· small glass samples
· carpet samples
· rubber flooring samples
· laminate samples
· cork samples
· wall paper samples / books
· plastic samples
· metal samples
· colorful tile (less than 9×9″) and mini tiles (less than 1”)
· wood samples
· paint chip samples

COLLECTION DATES: APRIL 24th – 28th

If you would like to participate by collecting unwanted samples for a good cause please contact Yolanda Sheehan at YSheehan@fusionboston.com.

Please re-use paper boxes to collect samples. MAXIMUM OF 4 BOXES PER A&D FIRM. MAXIMUM OF 50 LBS. Sample collection drop-off location will be provided. If you need to request a pick up, please let the committee member know when you sign up.

Don’t forget to post pictures of your donations on Facebook and Instagram!
#IIDANECares