The Electronic Recycling Association(ERA) in partnership with the Whitby Chamber of Commerce is excited to be a part of the fourth annual Lynde Creek Cleanup hosted by our Young Entrepreneurs and Professionals (YEP) Committee and generously sponsored by Meridian Credit Union. Gather your colleagues, challenge local businesses and make a difference! Participants will be treated to a BBQ lunch provided by Lynde Creek Manor.
Do you have unwanted electronics piling up? Bring them by the cleanup to securely destroy your personal data and recycle unwanted electronics with the Electronic Recycling Association (ERA).
Date: September 17, 2021
Time: 12:00pm – 2:30pm
Location: Lynde Creek Manor 50 Paul Burns Way, Whitby, ON
12 p.m. | Registration, networking and BBQ lunch
1 p.m. | Cleanup
2:15 p.m. | Prizes and closing remarks
ERA accepted items include:
- Computer parts (motherboards, hard drives, etc.)
- Keyboards, mice, wires/cables
- Mobile phones
- Gaming consoles
- Stereo equipment
- Software (operating, editing, design)
- CD/DVD and cards
- Lab equipment
**Please do not bring Personal or Household appliances
Please note: Since this is an outdoor event, we are not requesting participants to provide proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test. For your safety and comfort, please remain socially distanced and wear a mask if you are not.
Established in 1928, the Whitby Chamber of Commerce (WCC) continues to unite local business professionals, students and entrepreneurs. As the voice of business and an accredited Chamber, the WCC staff are guided by their mission, vision and values to ensure a customer experience like no other. The Chamber’s diverse membership is the backbone of this community and support its thriving business ecosystem.
With 720 members in March 2020, the WCC team continually puts the needs of the membership first when developing and executing programming. This includes more than 80 events throughout the year, many of which are free to attend.
The WCC is also supporting the business community behind the scenes through advocacy with the help of the Advocacy Committee, a group of member volunteers dedicated to ensuring members are well represented at all levels of government. The Chamber team is proud of our collective strength, commitment and resilience. They will continue to pivot, learn and respond to the needs of the membership and are proud to be part of your business strategy.
The Electronic Recycling Association is a non-profit organization founded in 2004 to address the growing problem of e-waste and the increasing “digital divide.” For over 15 years, ERA has offered simple solutions to help individuals and organization prevent operational equipment from premature destruction. With a focus on recovery, refurbishment and reuse, ERA continuously supplies charitable groups with donated IT equipment, while securely managing the retiring IT assets of organizations and individuals across Canada.