Free Community Document Shredding

August 24 @ 9:00 am 11:00 am

Free Community Document Shredding

Fight identity theft and needless clutter at home by bringing your personal documents to our shredding event to have them safely shredded. Join us for a free Community Document Shredding Event on Saturday, August 24 at West Chicago Public Library, 118 West Washington Street in West Chicago, from 9-11 am. Only paper materials will be accepted, small paper clips and staples do not need to be removed. Shredding accepted until shred truck is full.

Special Items RECYCLING:

Additionally at this event we are happy to collect the following items to recycle with SCARCE.

  • Holiday Lights, Cords & wires
  • Keys (household, luggage, car)
  • Eyeglasses & Sunglasses (no cases)
  • Plastic Bread Tags
  • X-ray, MRI, and Lithographic Film
  • Hearing Aids
  • Crayons
  • 35mm Film Canisters
  • Metal Jewelry – like-new, used or broken

NO other items will be accepted, but we encourage you to see what else you may drop off directly to SCARCE or your to your local & county (DuPage) recycling resources.

Special thanks to KCT Credit Union for sponsoring this event to make it free to the community!

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FREE

State Representative Maura Hirschauer

331-465-9661

View Organizer Website

State Senator Karina Villa

(630) 326-9319

View Organizer Website

KCT Credit Union

+1 847-741-3344

West Chicago Public Library

118 W Washington St
West Chicago, Illinois 60510 United States
Rep. Hirschauer Brings Mobile Museum of Tolerance to Local Schools

WEST CHICAGO, Ill. — State Rep. Maura Hirschauer, D-Batavia, in partnership with state Rep. Fred Crespo, D-Hoffman Estates, and state Rep. Seth Lewis, R-Bartlett, is inviting residents to experience the Mobile Museum of Tolerance. The museum will visit Hawk Hollow Elementary School, Sunnydale Elementary School and Kenyon Woods Middle School from Sept. 6-9.

“As we experience a rise in hate crimes nationwide, teaching our children to respect and celebrate people of different races, religions and cultures is now more important than ever,” Hirschauer said. “Education plays a key role in promoting tolerance and civility, and I am so excited to bring this outstanding educational opportunity to our community.”

The Mobile Museum of Tolerance is an initiative of the Simon Wiesenthal Center aimed at empowering people to stand against racism, antisemitism and all forms of hate. The museum uses technology and interactive lessons to spread the message of tolerance and promote human dignity.

“We are all responsible for creating a community where everyone is welcomed and respected,” Hirschauer said.  “I invite everyone to visit and learn from the Mobile Museum of Tolerance so we can create a more inclusive community where everyone can thrive.”

Members of the public can visit the museum at Hawk Hollow Elementary on Sept. 6 from 2:30-4 p.m. at 235 Jacaranda Dr. in Bartlett or at Sunnydale Elementary on Sept. 7 from 2:30-4:30 p.m. at 716 Sunnydale Blvd. in Streamwood. For more information, please contact Hirschauer’s office at office@repmaura49.com or 331-465-9661.

Rep. Maura HirschauerRep. Hirschauer Brings Mobile Museum of Tolerance to Local Schools

(D-Batavia)
49th District

Springfield Office:
276-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-1653

District Office:
946 Neltnor Blvd #108
West Chicago IL 60185

Free Community Document Shredding

August 27, 2022 @ 9:00 am 11:00 am

Join us for a free Community Document Shredding Event on Saturday, August 27 at West Chicago Public Library, 118 West Washington Street in West Chicago, from 9-11 am. Only paper materials will be accepted, small paper clips and staples do not need to be removed. Shredding accepted until shred truck is full. Food donations will also be accepted for St. Andrew Lutheran Church, located in West Chicago IL.

Special thanks to KCT Credit Union for sponsoring this event to make it free to the community!

Download & share or print & post our flyers!
FREE

State Representative Maura Hirschauer

331-465-9661

View Organizer Website

State Senator Karina Villa

(630) 326-9319

View Organizer Website

KCT Credit Union

+1 847-741-3344

West Chicago Public Library

118 W Washington St
West Chicago, Illinois 60510 United States
Hirschauer Hosts Free Community Shred Day

WEST CHICAGO, Ill. –  To help local residents safely dispose of old documents, state Rep. Maura Hirschauer, D-Batavia, is hosting a Free Community Shred Day on Aug. 28 at Leman Middle School in West Chicago. 

“This shred event is an easy way to get rid of old, sensitive documents without worry,” Hirschauer said. “Instead of simply throwing out old bills, tax returns or any other documents with confidential or personally identifiable information, residents can bring their old papers to Leman Middle School and dispose of them safely.”

Hirschauer is hosting a Free Community Shred Day in partnership with state Sen. Karina Villa, D-West Chicago, on Aug. 28 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Leman Middle School, located at 238 E. Hazel St. in West Chicago. The event is free and open to the public. Residents can bring up to 3 boxes or 2 paper bags of old documents with all paperclips and staples removed previously. Attendees are encouraged  to take precautions against COVID-19 by wearing a personal protective mask since children or other vulnerable individuals might be present. 

“Identity theft can affect anyone and shredding old documents can help reduce the chances of scammers or criminals getting ahold of personal information,” Hirschauer said. “I encourage all local residents to take advantage of this opportunity to protect themselves against identity theft and to make their homes cleaner by getting rid of old documents in a safe manner.”

Rep. Maura HirschauerRep. Hirschauer Brings Mobile Museum of Tolerance to Local Schools

(D-Batavia)
49th District

Springfield Office:
276-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-1653

District Office:
946 Neltnor Blvd #108
West Chicago IL 60185

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Back to School – Supplies Giveaway

August 17, 2021 @ 10:00 am 1:00 pm

Back to School – Supplies Giveaway

Representative Hirschauer and our partners invite our community to a FREE Back to School Giveaway. Supplies are limited and will be distributed on a first-come first-served basis.

State Representative Maura Hirschauer

331-465-9661

View Organizer Website

West Chicago Public Library

118 W Washington St
West Chicago, Illinois 60510 United States
Document Shredding

August 28, 2021 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Bring up to 3 boxes or 2 paper bags of your unneeded personal documents to be securely shredded onsite.

FREE

State Representative Maura Hirschauer

331-465-9661

View Organizer Website

State Senator Karina Villa

(630) 326-9319

View Organizer Website

West Chicago Public Library

118 W Washington St
West Chicago, Illinois 60510 United States
Flyer- shredded papers at top and bottom borders. Text says "Free Community Document Shredding, Saturday August 28 9am-12pm, Leman Middle School, 238 E Hazel St, West Chicago IL 60185. Shred unwanted personal documents & records. Brought to you by" with logos for State Representative Maura Hirschauer, DuPage Credit Union, S.C.A.R.C.E., State Senator Karina Villa.