UNITS Mobile Storage Gives Back to Central Florida Community Zoo

Orlando Franchise Contributes Mobile Storage Unit for Annual Electronics Recycling Drive

ORLANDO, FL /24-7PressRelease/ -- UNITS Mobile Storage of Orlando has donated a 16' UNITS brand mobile storage unit to support the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens' annual electronics recycling drive. The donation is a part of ongoing philanthropic efforts in the Seminole County community.

This year, the electronics recycling drive will take place from December 28th, 2009 to January 10th, 2010. There will be two collection sites available on Zoo property. The primary collection site will be located at the Community Recycling Station next to the Rainforest Pavilion. Units Mobile Storage of Orlando has donated a sizeable container for the collection of larger electronics only. This unmanned storage unit will be open to the public from 9 am to 4 pm each day during the two week event.

A second site will be located inside the admissions ticket office where they will only collect smaller electronics. Event staff will be offering coupons for a free bag of popcorn and medium drink at this specific location for participants who are recycling small electronics. Participants will receive one coupon for each device they donate to the cause.

"We are proud to have the opportunity to give back to our community and join our partners the Central Florida Zoo, Keep Seminole Beautiful, and ARI Recycling in an effort to improve our local environment" says Chris Gates, Units of Orlando franchisee. "This donation to the annual recycling drive will go a long way to help organize and store all the old electronics provided by the residents and businesses of Seminole County."

Please pay close attention to the list provided below as each location accepts different items. For questions regarding the recycling drive, please contact the Central Florida Zoo at 407.323.4450 extension 127.

Large Electronics Location - The UNITS mobile storage unit location

  • TV's less than 27 inches
  • DVD or VCR players
  • Audio and Visual equipment Stereo's
  • Laptops
  • Computer monitors
  • Computer mainframes

Small Electronics Location

  • Mp3 players
  • Cell phones
  • PDA's (personal data assistants)
  • Hand held devices
  • Gaming devices
  • Digital cameras

Please contact Mr. Gates (see contact information above) to set up an interview with a UNITS representative to talk about their involvement in the electronics recycling drive and/or other events throughout the year.

About UNITS Mobile Storage

Founded in 2003 by Michael McAlhany, UNITS Mobile Storage, a technology-leading, affordable and convenient mobile-storage company, provides a hassle-free solution to the moving process by offering door-to-door mobile storage - saving customers both time and money. UNITS has raised the bar in mobile storage quality, customer care and innovation while offering specifically designed containers that are water, mold and UV resistant. The company continues to grow aggressively and now has more than 25 locations operating throughout the nation.

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