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July Bottle Drive Update

By |2020-07-08T10:06:02-07:00July 8th, 2020|Bottle Drive, Bottle Drive 2020, Newsletter|

We collected approximately 13,000 containers yielding $1359.10 for the Social Committee.  This is about $500 more than has been collected at one time according to the records we have. Thanks to the 23 volunteers and suppliers of 4 trucks and one large trailer which were all jam-packed. We have received some questions about what is subject to refund of deposits.  Below is information from the website that gives details.  In essence, we accept [...]

March Bottle Drive Report

By |2020-03-13T09:36:13-07:00March 13th, 2020|Bottle Drive, Newsletter|

This month we were fortunate to have perfect weather for the bottle drive.  We collected $488 for the Social Committee, with the aid of 20 volunteers and three trucks to collect and haul to the depot. After the April bottle drive, Mike Taylor will be taking over from Brent McGowan as coordinator. Anyone who has questions about the bottle drive or may be interested in volunteering at least occasionally can contact Mike at [...]

December Bottle Drive Update

By |2019-12-10T09:30:41-08:00December 10th, 2019|Bottle Drive, Newsletter|

Twenty volunteers came out Friday morning to collect, sort and deliver returnable beverage containers to the Recycle Depot. Thanks to all who continued to the drive.  A total of $520 was collected for the Social Committee. Please mark your calendars for next year as the drive will continue to be held on the first Friday of each and every month. Cheers to all of you and enjoy the season! Brent McGowan Bottle Drive Coordinator [...]

November Bottle Drive Report

By |2019-11-04T09:58:22-08:00November 4th, 2019|Bottle Drive, Newsletter|

Many thanks to the 18 volunteers and participants in completing another successful drive Friday, November 1st. Refunds increased from 5 cents to 10 cents November 1st on many beverage containers, increasing our revenue from this source.  A total of $580 was collected for the Social Committee.