Two-Day Office Supplies Free-Cycling Event

Recycle those office supplies that are still usable but no longer needed in your office area. We'll be in the first floor lobby of the AARC - right outside of the aerobic exercise room! Barb Joynson, Julie Jepma, Lisa Keiser, and Barb Dunker make preparations for the giveaway . . . See you soon



Wednesday, October 3, 2012
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM


First floor of AARC Lobby


Non-Exempt Staff Council To Host Fall “Office Supply Swap”

Do you have office supplies that you or others in your office aren’t using?  Don’t trash them – “freecycle” them!  Take part in the NESC’s Office Supply Swap. 

Here’s how to participate:

1.  Pre-Event Drop-Off will be Tuesday, Oct 2 between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm.   Please bring your new or gently used general office supplies to Room 207 AARC.   (They must be UST office supplies and not supplies from your home.)

2.  Wednesday, Oct 3 and Thursday Oct 4, between 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, visit us in the AARC Lobby to see what others have dropped off and feel free to pick-up office supplies that you can put to use.  You don’t need to have contributed supplies to pick some up.

Here are a few suggestions of the type of office supplies we are looking for but are not limited to those items.  Supplies must be in good working condition.

  • Pens
  • Paper, colored , card stock
  • Manila folders
  • Hanging folders
  • 3 ring note books
  • Pens
  • Labels
  • Paper clips/binder clips
  • Markers
  • Small desk storage holders
  • Staplers and staples
  • Tape dispensers and tape
  • Shelving

Items that We Cannot Accept

  • Computer equipment – call IRT for help disposing of these things
  • No furniture
  • No large office items (i.e., file cabinets, microwaves, etc.)

Now is a perfect time to clean out your work rooms, help support the environment and the work of the UST Recycling Team!

Questions?  Please call Julie Kimlinger at 2-5014 or Lisa Keiser at 2-5982 for more information.

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