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Visit this Web site for detailed recycling locations by county. Information includes drop-off sites and fees, and the process for recycling holiday trees.

Colorado Recycles Christmas Tree Recycling Guide

Contact: recycleyourchristmastree.com


Nominate yourself or someone else for a mini-grant by this local nonprofit. Green endeavors large and small will be considered.

Earthseeds Grants

Contact: 636-3637, earthseeds.org

Phone a friend

Drop off old cell phones at the management office between Pottery Barn and Coldwater Creek stores. The phones will be refurbished and donated to troops overseas.

Cell Phones for Soldiers

Through Wednesday, Dec. 31

The Promenade Shops at Briargate, 1885 Briargate Pkwy.

Contact: 265-6264, cellphonesforsoldiers.com

For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 35.

  • Tree recycling, Earthseeds grants, cell phones for soldiers.


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