Vincent employee Antony Lopez, left, helps Bob
Shealer drop off an old television at the Just
Bring It event at St. Vincent de Paul in Waukesha
on Friday. “It’s great. It’s nice that
they’re doing this,” Shealer said.
— St. Vincent de Paul, 818 W. Sunset Drive, held its
Just Bring It event Friday and again today in
recognition of Earth Day.
members are encouraged to bring televisions, mattresses,
baby cribs, car seats, paint cans and anything else
around the house. Items that cannot be used will be
recycled or disposed of by 1-800 Got Junk for free.
Local businesses will also be present offering product
going to be really successful. What Got Junk and us
wanted to do to work together is to make sure that you
can dispose of these things in a proper manner, not just
have them dumped in a landfill or a field somewhere,”
Rod Colburn, director of business operations for St.
Vincent de Paul in Waukesha, said Friday. “We’re
going to recycle anything we can today.”