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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.

 Shred Events Calendar  

 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.

 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 

Saturday, April 19

EVERETT: 10 am - 1 pm
BECU Everett Financial Center, 11127 Evergreen Way S
.  Shredding provided by Db Secure Shred.

FEDERAL WAY: 9 am - 3 pm
Wild Wave Parking Lot, 36201 Enchanted Parkway S
.  Sensitive/confidential documents for shredding. NO commercial quantities. NO stiff metal, plastic bags or CDs/DVDs.

FEDERAL WAY: 10 am - 1 pm
BECU Federal Way-Pavilions parking lot, 31411 Pacific Highway S
.  Shredding provided by Db Secure Shred.

REDMOND: 9 am - 12 pm
Trilogy Cascade Club, 23215 Northeast Greens Crossing Rd
.  Sponsored by Columbia River Advisors and John C. Brandy.  Shredding provided by Confidential Data Disposal, Inc.

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

SEQUIM: 10 am - 1 pm
First Federal, 1201 Washington Street
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

OLYMPIA: 11 am - 3 pm
Windermere, 2312 Pacific Avenue
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

TACOMA: 10 am - 1 pm
Tapco, 6312 19th Street West.
  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

TUKWILA: 10 am - 1 pm
BECU Tukwila Financial Center, 12770 Gateway Drive
.  Financial Safety & ID Theft Prevention Fair.  Shredding provided by Db Secure Shred.

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.  

Saturday, April 26

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.  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.  

PORT TOWNSEND: 10 am - 1 pm
First Federal, 1321 Sims Way
.  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.

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

BELLEVUE: 11 am - 2 pm
Brueske Advisory, 11811 Northeast 1st Street.
  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.

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

FORKS: 10 am - 1 pm
First Federal, 131 Calawah Way
.  Shredding provided by LeMay Mobile Shredding.  

GIG HARBOR: 11 am - 2 pm
Windermere, 3111 Harborview Drive
.  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

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

Saturday, May 17

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.

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 7

LACEY: 10 am - 1 pm
Thurston County, 2420 Hogum Bay Road Northeast
.  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.

 

October 2014 

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.

 


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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