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Shred-a-Thon Dates Announced!


Protect Yourself and Fight Identity Theft

Did you know that it only takes a couple of pieces of personal information taken from your garbage to steal your identity? Help protect your private information by gathering your unwanted documents and having them shredded at our Shred-a-Thon. Just bring your old documents and we will shred and recycle them free of charge. No appointment is necessary.

Each of our Shred-a-Thon events will run from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or until the truck is full (if prior to 1:00 p.m.) at the following branches:

Location Date Time
Miami LakesSaturday, April 20th10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
HomesteadSaturday, May 18th10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Kendall (North Lot)Saturday, June 22nd10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

South Florida Educational FCU members may bring up to 4 boxes (12"x18") of paper for shredding.

Items that will be accepted include:

  • Credit union/bank statements
  • Cancelled checks
  • Old tax records
  • Debit/credit card receipts, pay stubs and other sensitive paperwork/documents

Please remember to remove staples, paper clips and metal fasteners. Trash bags and oversized boxes will not be accepted, nor will plastics, CD's, DVD's, x-rays, 3 ring binders, hard substances, business or commercial materials. Shredding is provided free of charge to SFEFCU members only. ID is required.