On Saturday, April 22nd, your Better Business Bureau will host its 11th annual shred & e-cycle event to help protect consumers from identity theft. Businesses and individuals are asked to bring old financial statements, IRS tax records, credit card offers, or anything that lists personal information to be commercially shred onsite.

This year’s event is at a new location! From 9:00 am – 1:00 pm we will be at Central Catholic High School‘s parking lot located at 4824 Tuscarawas Street W in Canton, OH  44708. There is no charge for this event, however monetary donations to the BBB Charitable and Educational Fund are welcome and appreciated in order to continue to provide this service.  The event will be held rain or shine.

E-cycling of old electronics will also be available. The following items will be collected; those with a disposal fee are marked.  Batteries (no Alkaline), Cable, CD’s, Cell Phones, Circuit Boards, Computers, Consumer Electronics, Fluorescent Light Bulbs*, Game Consoles, Ink & Toner Cartridges, IT Equipment, Keyboards, Laptops, Mice, Modems, Monitors*, MP3 Players, Phone Systems, Printers, Routers, Satellite Boxes & Dishes, Servers, Speakers, Switches, Telecom Equipment, Televisions*, UPS Units, Video Games and Wire.

*Fluorescent Lightbulbs - $1.00 for 4ft or smaller, $2.00 for 8 ft

*Monitors and TV’s with glass tube - $20.00 disposal fee

For more information, visit bit.ly/2017shredevent or call the BBB office at 330-454-9401. 

The event is brought to you by your local Better Business Bureau Charitable & Educational Fund, Inc. and sponsored by Huntington Bank.