In recognition of the many benefits of reuse, Morgan Hill, Gilroy and South County will be holding our 12th Annual "Second Chance Week" September 6th through the 14th, 2014.
With the goal of putting more used stuff back into circulation and keeping it out of landfills, "Second Chance Week" features a diverse range of innovative Reuse, Resale and Repair activities.This year's events are:
- the popular South County Community-Wide Garage Sale
- Freecycle Day
- Universal Waste Awareness Day
- Donate & Shop at Local Thrift Stores Day
- Donate Coats for Kids & Adults Day
- Second Sight Day - donate used eyeglasses to the Lion's Club
- Recycle Your Cycle Day - donate old bikes for reuse
Click here to view the event flyer.
Morgan Hill/South County's Garage Sales will be held the weekend of September 6th and 7th and Gilroy's Sales will be the following weekend, September 13th and 14th. Look for the application in your August utility bill or online (coming soon).
To find out where you can donate unwanted items at any time throughout the year, check out our Guide to Donating Reusable Goods. Please note: This is a large file and may load slowly.
Here are some other resources that you may find useful:
Disposing of Household Hazardous Waste
Household Hazardous Waste Program brochure
Freecycle - where one person's trash is another's treasure!
How to Dispose of Electronic Waste (e-waste)
Got unwanted books? Donate to the Friends of the Morgan Hill Library
Donating to Goodwill
Donating to Hope Services
Westside Recycling in Morgan Hill