AARP Alabama, Fox 6 WBRC, and the Chamber of Commerce of Walker County will host a FREE Shred-A-Thon on Wednesday, May 6 at the CHS Building, 204 19th Street East in Jas
per. Area residents may bring up to 3 bags OR 3 file boxes of personal documents for shredding on-site from 7 AM to 2 PM.
While the event is FREE to the public, we are asking everyone who comes to consider a donation of a nonperishable food item for the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama.
Shredding trucks from Secure Destruction Service will be on-site. Please note that binders cannot be accepted, and please be sure that no household trash is included with the documents. Any kind of metal cannot be shredded.
This event i
s for personal household documents only. Secure Destruction Service can provide information for businesses and organizations who wish to shred their documents at another location.
For more information on protecting yourself and your loved ones from fraud, and to sign up for fraud alerts in your Alabama community, go to aarp.org/fraudwatchnetwork. This is a FREE service to the public from AARP. You do not have to be an AARP member or over age 50 to join the Fraud Watch Network.