You can help by Volunteering, Donating, Recycling and learning more.

We, as a Community Service club support SCARCE for what they stand for.,

Reuse & Recycle. SCARCE keeping "stuff" out of the landfill

DONATE ALL YOUR UNUSED BUTTONS FOR REUSE.

At this time the Garden Club of Glen Ellyn is collecting clothes buttons to donate to SCARCE.  They will be used to make clothing for the less fortunate.  

BOOK RECYCLING

 

Recycled books are helping children everywhere have new opportunities to learn.

https://www.scarce.org/book-rescue/

DONATE ALL YOUR UNUSED CRAYONS. WHOLE OR BROKEN PIECES.

 Whole, usable crayons are sorted into sets for underprivileged school children. The broken, unusable pieces will be melted into “Super Crayons”. 

https://www.scarce.org/super-crayons/

It's a PUMPKIN SMASH

All pumpkins, should be recycled. Locate a participating location near you.  The event is the 1st Saturday after

Halloween.  9am-12pm usually.  Some locations may vary.   Visit https://www.scarce.org/pumpkins/

LEARN ABOUT THE 3 R'S . REDUCE, REUSE, AND RECYCLE.

You can find a calendar of events.  Dates, times and locations.   A list of what you can and can not bring to each event.

https://www.scarce.org/3-rs-reduce-reuse-recycle-2/

TOOLS FOR SCHOOL

 Items do not need to be brand new, but they should be like new and in clean and in good condition.   

https://www.scarce.org/tools-for-schools/

Informational PDF files from SCARCE

Learn to build a outdoor composter (pdf)

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Your safe disposal guide for DuPage county (pdf)

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Guide to recycling electronics in DuPage county (pdf)

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Learn about SCARCE brochure.. (pdf)

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How-to-Host.a-Pumpkin-Collection (pdf)

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