NextStep Community Outreach - Junior Defender Taylor Jones
Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010 - 4 p.m.

As a team we have joined with the United Way and O Heroes to give back to our community. Throughout the year we visit many different organizations and help in any way possible - whether it’s raising money or reading to elementary school children.

This past week we joined forces with NextStep, a recycling center right here in Eugene. Last Tuesday and Wednesday we were welcomed with open arms as we were handed a pair of gloves and goggles.

Both days we engaged in some hands-on activities like taking apart computers, binders, and even old VCR players. As we tore apart a variety of things, each little screw, piece of plastic and cable was thrown into a different bin where it was later recycled.

We all loved it so much that we will be going back again next week.

Click below on video to check us out at the community service opportunity.