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 Shredathon Events

Shredding sensitive documents is one way to reduce your risk of becoming an identity theft victim. Attend one of these free community shred events to keep your personal information out of the hands of crooks.

To confirm an event or receive additional information, please contact the organizations in the listing. The AGO is not sponsoring or organizing any shred events at this time, although we continue to post public shredding events organized by others on this web site when we hear of them or are contacted by an agency hosting an event.

 What to Bring
(Unless otherwise specified below, please do not bring stiff metal, plastic bags, DVDs or other items that will jam the shredder. Most shred events permit individuals to bring up to two file boxes or three grocery bags of documents. )

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 2014 Events  

April 2014

Tuesday, April 22

TACOMA: 7:30 - 9:30 am
Charles Wright Academy, 7723 Chambers Creek Rd.  Earth Day Community Shred Event.  Shredding provided by Proshred Seattle.

Friday, April 25  

KENT: 10 am - 1 pm
Harborstone Credit Union, 207 West Kent Station Street, Suite 101.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  

Saturday, April 26

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND: 10 am - 2 pm
Columbia Bank,
208 High School Road Northeast.  Hosted by the Bainbridge Island Kiwanis, shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

CENTRALIA: 10 am - 2 pm
Centralia Community College, 
600 Centralia College Boulevard.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

ENUMCLAW: 9 am - 1 pm
Mutual of Enumclaw Insurance, 1460 Wells Street.  Shredding provided by Recall Mobile Shredding.  

LACEY: 9 am - 12 pm
St. Martin's University - Grand Staircase, Father Meinrad Gaul Drive SE
.  3-in-1 Identity Theft Awareness Event.  Bring  documents for shredding, computer and electronic devices for recycling, and new or gently used books, CDs and DVDs for donating to the Friends of Lacey Library.  Shredding provided by Access, computer and electronic recycling provided by SBK Recycle.

LONG BEACH: 10 am - 1 pm
Strand Insurance, 205 Bolstad
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

MILTON: 10 am - 2 pm
Albertson's, 2800 Milton Way
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  Additional Collections: Left-over prescription disposal, Mountain View Community Center will be collecting school supplies and canned food donations.

PUYALLUP: 10 am - 3 pm
Cornforth Campbell Parking Lot, Corner of
3rd & East Main.  Hosted by the City of Puyallup, shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

SUMNER: 10 am - 2 pm
Red Apple Parking Lot, On Corner of Maple and Alder
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  Additional Collections: Sumner Police will be taking left-over prescriptions, YWCA will be taking old cell phones, and Goodwill will be accepting clothes and household items.

TACOMA: 9 am - 1 pm
Tacoma Dome - Lot G
.  2727 East D Street.  Better Business Bureau – ID Theft Prevention and Resource Fair, presented by Wells Fargo.  Bring up to 3 boxes or bags of documents for Free on-site shredding.  Free Children’s Fingerprint and Photo ID Cards will also be provided by Safe Streets.  Shredding provided by CINTASFor more information, visit http://www.bbb.org/alaskaoregonwesternwashington/get-involved/bbb-secure-your-id-day/  

 

May 2014 

Saturday, May 3

EDMONDS: 10 am - 1 pm
McDonald McGarry, 630 Main Street.
  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

GIG HARBOR: 11 am - 2 pm
Windermere, 3111 Harborview Drive
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

PORT ANGELES: 10 am - 1 pm
First Federal, 227 East 6th Street.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

PUYALLUP: 10 am - 1 pm
Gateway, 850 39th Avenue Southwest
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

Saturday, May 10

KIRKLAND: 11 am - 2 pm
Cobalt Mortgage Parking Lot, 11255 Kirkland WayHosted by Brueske Advisory, shredding provided by LeMay Mobile ShreddingCustomer Appreciation BBQ Serving Hot Dogs and Hamburgers

PORT HADLOCK: 10 am - 1 pm
Kitsap Credit Union - Port Hadlock Branch, 11524 Rhody Drive.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

SHELTON: 10 am - 1 pm
Windermere, 920 Railroad Avenue.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  Accepting donations for Marsha Ridkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Swedish Hospital.

TACOMA: 10 am - 1 pm
Harborstone Credit Union, 7220 Tacoma Mall Boulevard
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  

Saturday, May 17

CAMANO ISLAND: 10 am - 1 pm
Windermere Real Estate, 1283 South Elger Bay Road.
  Hosted by Windermere Real Estate and WSU Waste Wise; shredding provided by A-1 Shredding.

CENTRALIA: 10 am - 1 pm
Strand Insurance, 209 West Main.
  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  

CHEHALIS: 9 am - 12 pm
Security Bank, 1431 Northwest Louisiana Avenue.
  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

MONTESANO: 10 am - 1 pm
Montesano Health, 800 North Metcalf.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile ShreddingHot dogs, chips and drinks will be served.

PUYALLUP: 11 am - 1 pm
Linden Grove, 400 29th Street Northeast.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile ShreddingCelebrating National Nursing Home Week, hot dogs and soda will be provided.

STEILACOOM: 9 am - 12 pm
City of Steilacoom, 1030 Roe Street
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

Saturday, May 31  

FEDERAL WAY: 10 am - 2 pm
Federal Way Community Center, 876 South 333rd Street.
  Bring up to two boxes of old tax and banking documents for free confidential document shredding and recycling, courtesy of Woodstone Credit Union.  

SEATTLE: 10 am - 2 pm
Salal Credit Union - Northgate Branch, 11023 8th Avenue NE.
  Please bring by one bag of shred material and also feel free to leave a cash or non-perishable item for Northwest Harvest.

 

June 2014 

Saturday, June 14

PE ELL: 9 am - 1 pm
City of Pe Ell,
111 South Main Street.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  

 

September 2014 

Saturday, September 13

REDMOND: 10 am - 1 pm
Silvermark, 16398 Northeast 85th Street.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

Saturday, September 20

ABERDEEN: 9 am - 12 pm
Great NorthWest Federal Credit Union, 301 West Wishkah.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

LONG BEACH: 9 am - 12 pm
Great NorthWest Federal Credit Union, 705 South Pacific Highway.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

RAYMOND: 9 am - 12 pm
Great NorthWest Federal Credit Union, 327 East Commercial.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.
 

 

October 2014 

Saturday, October 4  

PORT ORCHARD: 10 am - 1 pm
Kitsap Credit Union, 393 South Kitsap Boulevard.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

Saturday, October 11  

OLYMPIA: 10 am - 1 pm
O'Bee Credit Union, 3900 Cleveland Avenue Southeast.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  Celebrating Customer Appreciation Day.

Saturday, October 18

PUYALLUP: 10 am - 1 pm
Tapco, 5303 112th Street East.
  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  

SHELTON: 12 pm - 2 pm
Our Community Credit Union, 2948 Olympic Highway North.
  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

YELM: 10 am - 1 pm
O'Bee Credit Union, 1201 East Yelm Avenue.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile ShreddingCelebrating Customer Appreciation Day.

Saturday, October 25  

PORT TOWNSEND: 10 am - 1 pm
Kitsap Credit Union, 1165 Landes Court.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding. 

 


List your event for free! The Attorney General's Office is not sponsoring any shredding events at this time. We will continue to post free public shredding events organized by others on this Web site when we hear of them. Contact Scott Peterson at scottp1@atg.wa.gov to share events to post on this site.

 Reference to any specific business, commercial products, processes or services, or the use of any trade, firm or corporation name is for the information and convenience of the public and does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by the State of Washington, the Attorney General’s Office or its employees.

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