EMMA C. SMITH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Smith Green Team (PTA)

Smith Green Team (PTA)

PTA Sponsored Activity

 

SMITH GREEN TEAM

Smith Green Team (formerly known as CA$H-4-TRASH) is a recycling collaboration with Smith Families, TerraCycle, Schoola, Ewaste-4-Good, Box Tops and Labels for Education.  Parents, Teachers, Staff and students can participate in our Green Team/Box Top Stores that take place 3 Wednesdays a year. 

September 28, 2016
January 25, 2017
May 31, 2017

You earn points for redeeming Box Tops, Labels4Education, & recyclable trash listed below.  All points earned will be accumulated & tracked. Prizes will be awarded when you reach 250 points in the form of gift cards to stores of your choice.   

TERRACYCLE ITEMS (1 POINT FOR EVERY 5 ITEMS)

  • Juice Pouches – Any Brand
  • Energy Bar Wrappers – Any Brand
  • GO-GO- Squeeze/ Any Fruit Pouches
  • Cereal Bag Liners
  • Personal Care and Beauty Containers
  • CRV Bottles and Cans
  • Plastic Tape Dispensers and Cores
  • Used Toothbrush/paste tubes/floss containers and all the packaging
  • Used Writing Instruments (no crayons)
  • Wine Corks 

 

We send these items to TerraCycle and they recycle the items sponsored by different manufacturers, such as CLIF and GO-GO Squeeze.  When they receive the minimum weight requirement from Smith, the send us a check.

http://www.terracycle.com

SCHOOLA

CHILDREN’S USED CLOTHING COLLECTION
GENTLY USED QUALITY ARTICLE OF CLOTHING

http://www.schoola.com

EWASTE PICK UP FROM YOUR HOME/OFFICE                                                                              

Do you have broken TVs, monitors, computers, washers/dryers, microwaves, cell phones, printers and more sitting around in your garage, home or office?  Then contact Ewaste4Good!  They will come to your driveway or office and pick it all up for you for FREE!  They will recycle the items and send the proceeds to Smith!

http://www.ewasteforgood.com

BOXTOPS

100’s of items that you already buy everyday. Clip the “BOX TOP” labels  from the items and bring to the BOX TOP store.  

LABELS FOR EDUCATION

UPC CODES from 100’s of items marked with “LABELS For EDUCATION” such as Campbell Soup, Dannon, Glad, Pop Secret, Pepperidge Farms, SpaghettiOs, Post Cereal, Swanson Soup and more.

SAMPLE COLLECTION FOR BOX TOP STORE/GREEN COLLECTION DAY

100 Chip Bags = 20 points

100 Energy/Granola Bar Wrappers = 20 points

20 Cereal Box Liners = 4 points

120 Box Tops = 120 points

86 Labels for Education points = 86 points 

TOTAL = 250 POINTS = $5 GIFT CARD FOR STUDENT

JOIN OUR TEAM                                                                                      

Students and Parents interested in making a difference, please contact Paulette at passanisi@yahoo.com. 

We are always in need of the following help

  • Volunteers for helping sorting and organizing recyclables
  • Counters from 12:45 to 2:15
  • Redemption Table  12:45 to 2:30
  • Box Top Counting Party participants 
  • Take home gluers for Labels4Education

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