Overland Park Recycling Extravaganza!

About This Campaign

On Saturday October 14th Goodwill is participating in the Overland Park Recycling Extravaganza! Goodwill has been present at this event several times now and it’s always a blast! Overland Park gathers all kinds of organizations that accept all kinds of materials to offer a one-stop recycling shop for its citizens. In 2016, 81,000 pounds of electronics, 49,250 pounds of paper, 165 bicycles, 9,000 pounds of books, 540 pairs of shoes and truckloads of housewares and building material were dropped off at Overland Park's two recycling events. Items donated to Goodwill will be sold at our stores to raise funds for our mission. Sign up to support sustainability and workforce development. Bonus: Breakfast and lunch are provided.

Location / Venue

  • Address:
  • Black and Veatch
  • 11401 Lamar Ave
  • Overland Park, KS 66210
  • USA
  • Time:
  • Oct 14, 2017 08:00 am to
  • Oct 14, 2017 02:00 pm
Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas

Campaign to Support Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas

Goodwill empowers people with disadvantages and different abilities to earn and keep employment through individualized programs and services.  For more than 120 years, Goodwill has provided services in and around Greater Kansas City.  90¢ of every dollar Goodwill spends supports LOCAL programs and services like Quest Academy which gives individuals with barriers to employment a real-life work experience and soft skills to enter the workforce, GoodWORKS Career Resource Centers, which provide free career exploration assistance and is open to the public, and the Career Impact Program that pairs individuals with different abilities with career navigators and career coaches to succeed in the workplace.

Goodwill is a leader in sustainability, annually diverting 15 million pounds of computers, paper, clothing and textiles from area landfills, recovering the value through resale and recycle. As a member of Goodwill Industries International, we are a part of the world's largest and most successful network to provide employment and training services for people with different abilities.

Volunteer Participant Hours Pledged
Harsheen Kalsi
Harsheen Kalsi


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