Community Shred-A-Thon Scheduled for October 12
Arvada, CO ~ The Arvada Police invites residents to protect their identity and personal information by taking part in the Annual Shred-A-Thon. This community event is on Saturday, October 12 in the parking lot at the Arvada Center for the Arts & Humanities, located at 6901 Wadsworth Blvd. The Shred-A-Thon will be available from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Arvada Police partners with Shred-it to safely destroy documents containing personal information. Resident and businesses can bring up to three boxes or three bags of documents. Items recommended for shredding are:
- Credit Card Statements
- Bank Statements
- Tax Forms
- Medical Statements
- Other items containing personal information
The event is free, but donations are welcomed. Proceeds from the Shred-A-Thon will benefit the W.Michael Northey Foundation, which provides scholarships to local high school students who want to pursue a higher education degree. Area high school students and Arvada Police Explorers will be on hand to assist with unloading items.