TROY, Mich., April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- eTitle Agency, Inc. in Troy is proud to sponsor for the second year in a row, the E-Clutter for KidsDrive to benefit Beaumont Children's Hospital's First Words Society on Saturday, April 21, 2012, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
E-Clutter for Kids is an electronics recycling fundraiser that allows you to donate electronic waste that will later be re-purposed or recycled. Each donation will get a tax deduction receipt.
E-Clutter benefits the Beaumont Children's Hospital's First Words Society, a nonprofit organization providing treatment for underserved children with speech and language disorders and affiliate of The Children's Miracle Network.
"Springtime is the perfect opportunity to clean out all of the unwanted electronic items we have at home or at the office," said eTitle CEO Linda Orlans, who is also a founding member and president of Beaumont Children's Hospital's First Words Society. "eTitle is proud to support E-Clutter for Kids. This a great opportunity to get rid of used electronics while protecting the environment and supporting the needs of local children."
2011 was the first E-Clutter for Kids drive and we were able to raise more than $11,000 for the First Words Society. Volunteers at drop-off locations across Metro Detroit filled 10 semi trucks, six dumpsters and helped the environment by recycling more than 100,000 pounds of potentially toxic waste material that would have ended up in landfills. Statewide Recycling and Recovery will once again dispose of the electronic waste.
Below is a list of items that will be accepted for recycling at eTitle, 1650 West Big Beaver Road, Troy, Mich. For more information or questions, and a list of other participating locations, contact Katie Groves, associate director, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals' program at Beaumont, at 248-551-3609. You can also find more information at http://foundation.beaumont.edu/e-clutter-for-kids or on Facebook (eTitle Agency, Inc.).
About eTitle: Headquartered at 1650 W Big Beaver in Troy, Michigan, eTitle was founded in 2000 and provides title and closing services for residential, commercial and REO property transactions throughout Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Virginia.
About Beaumont's First Words Society: The First Words Society is a unique group of community business leaders and friends who care about children. The Society has established a fund at Beaumont Health System to ensure that speech and language impaired children receive the help they need to learn and communicate.