charities

How To Donate Your Cell Phone to Charity

Your old cell phone does not belong in landfill. Unfortunately, a lot of people still either throw away their old phones or drop them in a recycling box without knowing where they’re going. Additionally, a lot of electronics recycling takes place overseas with workers who are often exposed to toxic chemicals and the like, rather than being done properly and locally. This article will help explain how to donate your cell phone to charity. Read More »How To Donate Your Cell Phone to Charity

Earth Week is here!

Happy Earth Week! This week is an exciting week for us at SecondWave Recycling. We’ve got our month-long Earth Day collection campaign going on at the Seattle, Portland and the Bay Area WeWork locations; in addition we are hosting a pop-up cell phone repair shop at all three Seattle WeWork locations this week, as well as hosting a Lunch & Learn with 5Gyres to educate and promote awareness about the plastic pollution in the ocean.

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WeWork and SecondWave Join Forces this Earth Day

5gyes  How are you celebrating Earth Day? One way is by simply donating your old phone to SecondWave.

For this year’s Earth Day, SecondWave Recycling has partnered with WeWork, a cool co-working space where our new Seattle office is located! We will donate $1 for every phone collected during the month of April to our friends at 5Gyres, a community that fights plastic pollution in the ocean.

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Sell Your Phone. Get Paid. Help Charity.

Sell Your Phone Here at SecondWave Recycling we love nothing more than helping our non-profit partners fund raise so they can do amazing things.  This is why we are excited to offer one more way you can help them raise funds: sell your phone through our cell phone trade-in program!

We came up with the idea because we realized that you want to help charity but, if you have a newer phone, you may prefer to sell your phone rather than donate.  By offering a trade-in option we’re putting money in your pocket with the added bonus of helping charity.Read More »Sell Your Phone. Get Paid. Help Charity.

It’s as Easy as 1-2-3! Start Your Own Free Online Cell Phone Fundraiser

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Ever have a really great idea to raise money for a charity or good cause that you feel passionately about?

Most of us have an organization of some kind that is near and dear to our hearts. We would all like to donate more time and money to them, but don’t always know how or where to start. Chances are, you need look no further than that small electronic device that appears to be tethered to so many of our hands, your cell phone.Read More »It’s as Easy as 1-2-3! Start Your Own Free Online Cell Phone Fundraiser

Support a Charity Easily…Very Easily!

It is typical for many cell phone users to be locked into a one to two year contract with their cell phone provider these days. When that contract is over, most cell phone users will upgrade to a newer phone. They want something that is newer than what they already have. They can take this opportunity to donate cell phones that they are no longer going to use.Read More »Support a Charity Easily…Very Easily!