Redwood Credit Union Offers Free Shred-a-Thon in Ukiah, June 18
June 1, 2022
Visitors can securely dispose of sensitive documents and electronics
Ukiah, CA – Redwood Credit Union invites the Mendocino County community to come to its annual free document shredding event on Saturday, June 18, 2022 from 9 a.m. to noon in the parking lot of RCU’s Ukiah branch at 195 S. Orchard Ave. The popular annual Shred-a-Thon will feature free document shredding provided by Shred-It and electronic waste (e-waste) collection by Conservation Corps North Bay.
Todd Andrus Branch Experience Manager Ukiah
"We’re happy to provide this free service for the community to help people securely dispose of their sensitive documents and e-waste," said Todd Andrus, Redwood Credit Union’s Ukiah Branch Experience Manager. "Safely eliminating old financial documents and other confidential information is one of the best measures people can take to protect themselves from identity theft."
Attendees may bring up to three boxes (15”x12”x10”) of confidential documents for shredding, such as old financial statements, canceled checks, and credit card offers. Conservation Corps North Bay will also be on site to collect and recycle e-waste such as old computers, printers, cell phones, and personal electronics.
Monetary donations will be accepted at the event to benefit Plowshares, a community-funded nonprofit located in Ukiah that provides hot nutritious meals and resources to those in need in inland Mendocino County.
Founded in 1950, Redwood Credit Union is a full-service financial institution providing personal and business banking to consumers and businesses in the North Bay and San Francisco. RCU offers complete financial services including checking and savings accounts, auto and home loans, credit cards, online and mobile banking, business services, commercial and SBA lending, and more. Wealth management and investment services are available through CUSO Financial Services L.P., and insurance and auto-purchasing services are also offered through RCU Services Group (RCU’s wholly owned subsidiary). RCU has more than $7 billion in assets and serves 400,000 members with full-service branches from San Francisco to Ukiah. For more information, call 1 (800) 479-7928, visit redwoodcu.org, or follow RCU on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn for news and updates.