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Communitas Shred-a-thon Returns

Communitas Supportive Care Society will host another Shred -a-thon on Saturday, May 28th from 10 am – 2pm at Sevenoaks Shopping Centre. Secure shredding will be provided in an Urban Impact mobile shredding truck.

Volunteers will be on hand to transport boxes from car to truck and Communitas staff will be on hand to answer any questions about the organization, including career opportunities.

Volunteers help unload shredding into bins

Contactless donations will be accepted. The suggested donation is $10 for a banker’s box of items for shredding, $5 per additional box with a limit of 10 boxes per household. All funds raised will benefit Communitas, supporting people across BC who live with diverse abilities.

Secure shredding provided by Urban Impact

“Our first shredding event was very successful and we are pleased to be partnering with Urban Impact and Sevenoaks Shopping Centre to bring this opportunity to Abbotsford once more,” says Sarah De Klein, philanthropy and donor relations for Communitas. “We are grateful for this wonderful community support.”

(photo at top: Michael, who receives services from Communitas, was one of the volunteers at the Shred-a-thon in March. )

The Shred-a-thon will take place at Sevenoaks Shopping Centre, in parking lot E (at Bourquin Crescent West and Mill Lake Road), on Saturday, May 28, 2022 from 10 am – 2pm.