February 19, 2014 | Vol.54 N.8

Cell phone recycling helps domestic violence victims

Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County is recycling cell phones. Cell phones even without service can call 911 when charged. Cell phones may be given to victims of domestic violence to keep them safe.

Older phones or phones that are broken, missing chargers, etc. can be sent to phone recyclers which will pay from 50 cents to 100 dollars per phone. Money received from phone recycling is used to help fund programs and services offered free of charge to victims of domestic violence and their children.

They are now also able to accept IPads and IPhones.

Phones may be dropped off at the New and Again Thrift Shoppe located at 3116 Rucker Ave., Everett. Other locations can be found by visiting the DVS website http://www.dvs-snoco.org" www.dvs-snoco.org or calling Stephanie Civey at 425-259-2827 x1013.

For information call : Stephanie Civey, Special Events and Marketing Coordinator, Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County 425 259-2827 ext 1013 or email stephanie@dvs-snoco.org.

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