October 23, 2012
Smile on Seniors Northridge turns to Planet Green for help recycling e-waste items to raise funds to help support their program of enhancing the lives of local seniors.
For over the past year and a half, Smile on Seniors Northridge has partnered with Planet Green to raise funds while saving the planet. Funds raised from recycling efforts go towards operations costs and towards a volunteer appreciation program. In an effort to highlight Smile on Seniors efforts, Planet Green Recycle featured them in their recent “Organization Spotlight” blog series.
“We love working with Kenneth and Smile on Seniors. He always comes in with a smiling face and contagious positivity about his program,” -Planet Green Recycle Program Coordinator.
Smile on Seniors Northridge is a non-profit public charity located in Northridge, California. They offer a unique volunteer program, created to enhance the lives of local seniors through one-on-one visits by volunteers. The unique aspect of their organization is that it is mainly funded by participating in various recycling programs, as well as other private contributions. Their mission is “To Honor the Elderly and Save the Planet.”
Smile on Seniors is located near the Planet Green Recycle corporate office and consistently drops off e-waste items to be recycled almost once a week. “We love working with Kenneth and Smile on Seniors. He always comes in with a smiling face and contagious positivity about his program, “ say’s Anita Roysdon, Planet Green Recycle Program Coordinator. You can read our interview with Director of Development Kenneth Spector in our Organization Spotlight article.
For more information about Smile on Seniors or volunteer opportunities, visit: www.smileonseniorsnorthridge.org.