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Nonprofit Extended Sale Offer: Get $20 Off Laptops!

Posted By Lluvia Peveto, Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Monday, November 11, 2013

It's baaaaaack! Due to popular demand, the Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council (CACRC) is offering nonprofit and "Computers for Louisiana's Families" participants $20 off laptops until this Friday, Nov. 15, AND $30 for a "Microsoft© Office Home and Business 2010" add-on!

Call us at (225) 379-3577 to reserve your computer/laptop software combos today! See prices below!

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With the "Microsoft© Office Home and Business 2010" software package you'll receive all your favorite programs and more, including:

· Outlook 2010

· Word 2010

· Excel 2010

· Powerpoint 2010

· One Note 2010

Regular retail value of $200.00, the CACRC is offering this software package as an in-store add-on for all our nonprofit and "Computers for Louisiana's Families" (CLF) buyers - only $30.00 plus tax, whenever you purchase a computer from our nonprofit.

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Attention Nonprofits: Come in by Friday, Nov. 15, and get $20 off all laptops!

Laptop Prices:

CLF PRICE: $175.00 (NOW: $153.20 WITH $20 DISCOUNT)

PUBLIC PRICE: $200.00

Desktop Only:

CLF PRICE: $90.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $119.90

 

*15" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $105.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $136.25

*17" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $120.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $152.60

*19" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $140.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $174.40

*Complete system includes LCD screen, computer tower, keyboard, mouse, power cords and VGA cable. All our computer systems - whether desktops or laptops - come with Open Office, Windows 7, anti-virus protection and a 60-day warranty.

__________________________________________________________________

Computers for Louisiana's Families

We work hard to ensure every family in need is able to obtain a computer for their household. In order to qualify for this reduced-price program, participants complete their application into the program by bringing a current Louisiana ID or driver's license, in addition to either:

A free/reduced lunch letter

A food stamp card

A Medicaid card

Unemployment or disability paperwork

Letter proving 501c3 status (nonprofits only)

__________________________________________________________________

The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council

1400 Main Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Business No.: (225) 379-3577 Fax No.: (225) 379-3496

Store Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Donation Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Tags:  Baton Rouge  CACRC  computer  discount  electronics  laptops  Louisiana  New Orleans  NOLA  nonprofits  redstick  sale  software  special offer  The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council 

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BREC, Capital Area Corporation Recycling Council Partner for America Recycles Electronics Collections Event

Posted By Lluvia Peveto, Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Monday, November 11, 2013

In honor of America Recycles Day, BREC is asking local residents for all unused and unwanted electronics. The recreation and park department is partnering with the Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council Saturday, Nov. 16, for a collection day.

BREC will present the recycling awareness event as a way to inform the general public about local recycling and conservation resources. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to noon at City-Brooks Park, located at 1515 Dalrymple Drive in Baton Rouge.

The free electronics recycling collection will be open to all greater Baton Rouge-area residents.

Recyclables include computer hardware and accessories, monitors, laptops, audio equipment, and DVDs to name a few. Appliances, televisions and furniture cannot be recycled through the CACRC. All donated equipment will be refurbished or recycled via the CACRC’s Responsible Recycling Practices (R2) Program. For a complete list of items, go online to www.cacrc.com/what.html.

For more information contact Amanda Nichols at (225) 273-6405 and anichols@brec.org; or Lluvia Peveto at (225) 379-3577 and lluzpeveto@cacrc.com.

 

Tags:  America Recycles Day  Baton Rouge  BREC  CACRC  community  electronics  electronics recycling  event  family-friendly  free  Louisiana  nonprofit  recycle  refurbish  The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council 

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The Capital Area Corporation Recycling Council, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge to Host "America Recycles Day" Electronics Event

Posted By Lluvia Peveto, Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Monday, November 11, 2013

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge and the Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council are going to "reuse, recover and recycle" on Saturday, Nov. 16, for America Recycles Day.

The two nonprofits are teaming up to offer a free electronics recycling event to greater Baton Rouge-area residents during Habitat ReStore's 10th anniversary celebration. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Habitat Restore parking lot, located at 4301 Airline Hwy in Baton Rouge.

The local America Recycles Day bash will be featured at the Restore location as part of CACRC’s effort to promote a "green" lifestyle through electronics recycling and to support Habitat's "reuse" mission, according to Nancy Jo Craig, executive director for the CACRC.

For more information contact Katie Tressier at (225) 927-6651 and katie@habitatbrla.org; or Lluvia Peveto at (225) 379-3577 and lluzpeveto@cacrc.com.

 

Tags:  America Recycles Day  Baton Rouge  CACRC  electronics  electronics recycling  event  family-friendly  free  Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge  Louisiana  nonprofit  recycle  refurbish  The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council 

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Nonprofit Laptop Sale: Get $20 Off!

Posted By Lluvia Peveto, Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Thursday, November 7, 2013

Nonprofits and "Computers for Louisiana's Families" (CLF) participants, get $20 off our laptops until this Friday, Nov. 8! Call us at (225) 379-3577 to reserve your computer/laptop software combos today. See prices below!

 

Attention Nonprofits: Come in by Friday, Nov. 8, and get $20 off all laptops!

Laptop Prices:

CLF PRICE: $175.00 (NOW: $153.20 WITH $20 DISCOUNT)

PUBLIC PRICE: $200.00

Desktop Only:

CLF PRICE: $90.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $119.90

*15" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $105.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $136.25

*17" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $120.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $152.60

*19" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $140.00; PUBLIC PRICE: $174.40

*Complete system includes LCD screen, computer tower, keyboard, mouse, power cords and VGA cable.

Come in today to get top-quality, tested and refurbished laptops AND desktops. All of our computer systems - whether desktops or laptops - come with Open Office, Windows 7, anti-virus protection and a one-year warranty.

__________________________________________________________________

 

Get upgraded: there's no better way to get ahead at work and play than to be prepared. With Microsoft© Office Home and Business 2010, you'll be ready to make great presentations with your favorite programs, including:

· Outlook 2010

· Word 2010

· Excel 2010

· Powerpoint 2010

· One Note 2010

Regular retail value of $200.00, the Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council is offering this software package as an in-store add-on for all our nonprofit and "Computers for Louisiana's Families" (CLF) buyers - only $30.00 plus tax, whenever you purchase a computer from our nonprofit.

__________________________________________________________________

Computers for Louisiana's Families

We work hard to ensure every family in need is able to obtain a computer for their household.

In order to qualify for this reduced-price program, participants complete their application into the program by bringing a current Louisiana ID or driver's license, in addition to either:

· A free/reduced lunch letter

· A food stamp card

· A Medicaid card

· Unemployment or disability paperwork

· Letter proving 501c3 status (nonprofits only)

Tags:  Baton Rouge  computer  discount  electronics  laptop  Louisiana  New Orleans  nonprofit  recycle  redstick  refurbish  sale 

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Nonprofit workshop: Quick Year-End Fundraising

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Tuesday, November 5, 2013

 

Nonprofit workshop:
Quick Year-End Fundraising 
Friday, November 15
9:30am-12:00pm
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.

 

 

Nearly one third of all annual giving to nonprofits in the United States happens in the month of December, and 10% of annual gifts are sent in the last two days of the year.

Is your nonprofit ready for your year-end fundraising? The clock is ticking!

Don't miss this hands-on workshop, which offers simple tools you can use to raise funds during these essential last weeks of the year.

Registration $35. Student, AmeriCorps & group discounts available. Attendees will receive a certificate of participation for completing the workshop.

For discount codes or to reserve your seat and pay at the door, email info@thefundingseed.com.

 

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CACRC Annual Halloween Sale

Posted By Lluvia Peveto, Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Dear Boils and Ghouls,


Get into the spooky swing of things by shopping at the CACRC this week! We're all treats (including free candy) and no tricks: your savings will have everyone "green" with envy.


                                         CACRC Annual Halloween Sale

Wednesday, Oct. 30 - Thursday, Oct. 31

8:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.

1400 Main Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

                                         $10 off Purchases of $50 or more
PLUS:
Get an EXTRA $5 off your total purchase if you wear a Halloween costume while shopping with us! Sale offer limited one per person, per day. Sales reduction can be applied to items purchased through "Computers for Louisiana's Families" or the reduced-price nonprofit program.

Our "Computers for Louisiana's Families" Program:

In order to qualify for this reduced-price program, participants complete their application into the program by bringing a current Louisiana ID or driver's license, in addition to either:

A free/reduced lunch letter

A food stamp card

A Medicaid card

Unemployment or disability paperwork

 

Come in today to get top-quality, tested and refurbished laptops AND desktops. All of our computer systems - whether desktops or laptops - come with Open Office, Windows 7, anti-virus protection and a 60-day warranty. We accept credit, debit and money order.

Call us at (225) 379-3577 or visit us as 1400 Main Street in Baton Rouge for more information! Click on the link for our online sale flyer: http://conta.cc/Hck2Sv.

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COMPUTER PRICES (LISTINGS INCLUDE THE $10 OFF SALES PRICE)

Desktop Only:

CLF PRICE: $90.00; NOW ONLY: $79.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $119.90; NOW ONLY: $109.00

*15" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $105.00; NOW ONLY: $94.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $136.25; NOW ONLY: $125.35

*17" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $120.00; NOW ONLY: $109.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $152.60; NOW ONLY: $141.70

*19" Desktop LCD system:

CLF PRICE: $140.00; NOW ONLY: $129.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $174.40; NOW ONLY: $163.50

*Complete system includes LCD screen, computer tower, keyboard, mouse, power cords and VGA cable.

Laptop Prices:

CLF PRICE: $175.00; NOW ONLY: $164.10

PUBLIC PRICE: $200.00; NOW ONLY: $189.09

CLF customers: Get a"Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010" package (includes Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint and One Note 2010) added for only $30.00 plus tax (regular retail value of $200.00).

Tags:  Baton Rouge  computers  desktops  discount  electronics  Halloween  laptops  Louisiana  New Orleans  nonprofit  office equipment  office supplies  recycle  redstick  refurbish  sale  upcycle 

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Nonprofit workshop: Major Donor Development 101

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Nonprofit fundraising workshop:
Major Donor Development 101
Tuesday, October 29
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans
Details & registration at www.thefundingseed.com.

Major donors can make a huge difference for your nonprofit.  This workshop covers the basics of major donor development: how to identify your donors, ways to build strong relationships with prospects, and what to say (and not say!) when asking for a big donation. 

Attendees will receive a certificate of participation for completing the workshop.

Registration $35.  Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps and for organizations registering two or more people.

Register online at www.thefundingseed.com.  For questions or to reserve your space and pay at the door, email info@thefundingseed.com.

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New Training Offered: Advocacy 101 & Leadership

Posted By Cindy Bishop, Checkmate Strategies, Thursday, September 19, 2013

 

CHECKMATE STRATEGIES PRESENTS Advocacy 101, a three hour training class designed to provide attendees with an overview of navigating the legislative and regulatory process of state government and how to effectively utilize grassroots networks or direct lobbying to be effective for your organization.

[REGISTER]

Date:   OCTOBER 11, 2013

Place:  CAMELOT CLUB* 

Time:   9 a.m. - 12 Noon

Fee:     $50

*451 Florida, 2lst Floor, Baton Rouge


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ABOUT CINDY: Cindy Bishop is the President of LANO Member Checkmate Strategies, a lobbying and association management firm headquartered in Baton Rouge. She is a registered lobbyist and the Editor and Publisher of Health Care Information Services.

Her clients include the Louisiana Assembly on School Based Health Care, the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association, the Louisiana Ambulatory Surgery Association, the Childcare Association of Louisiana, the Louisiana Meat Processors Association and Lighthouse Louisiana, Inc. She earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Computer Information Technology from Loyola University of the South and earned an Associates of Science degree in Computer Science from Phillips Junior College.

She is currently serving on the Board of Directors of the McMains Children’s Development Center and serves as the Leadership Seminar Chair of the Louisiana Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership program. She was the charter President of the Twilight Rotary Club and served in various leadership roles in the Baton Rouge Jaycees.

Tags:  advocacy  Baton Rouge  How-To  louisiana  nonprofit  non-profits  workshop 

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Nonprofit workshop: Grantwriting for Beginners

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Nonprofit workshop:
Grantwriting for Beginners
Thursday, September 26
5:15-7:30 p.m.
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
 
 

Are you involved with a nonprofit? Does your job require you to raise funds for your department or position? Do you want to add a valuable skill to your resume?

Consider grantwriting! Grantwriting for Beginners is an engaging workshop that gives you the basic tools you need to start writing grants. Participants will learn how to find funding opportunities, tools and tips for writing proposals and ways to make a program competitive for repeat funding.

Attendees will receive a certificate of participation after completing the workshop. Registration $35 per person. Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps and organizations registering two or more people.

For more information, visit www.thefundingseed.com. Email info@thefundingseed.com to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door.

Tags:  development  donations  donors  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  louisiana  New Orleans  nonprofit  non-profits  sustainability  workshop  workshop. grants 

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NEW SOFTWARE UPDATES AVAILABLE! Microsoft© Office Home and Business 2010!

Posted By Lluvia Peveto, Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council, Monday, September 9, 2013

NEW SOFTWARE UPDATE AVAILABLE!

Microsoft© Office Home and Business 2010

There's no better way to get ahead at work and play than to be prepared. With Microsoft© Office Home and Business 2010, you'll receive all your favorite programs and more, including:

·Outlook 2010

·Word 2010

·Excel 2010

·Powerpoint 2010

·One Note 2010

__________________________________________________________________

Regular retail value of $200.00, the Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council is offering this software package as an in-store add-on for ONLY $30.00 plus tax, whenever you purchase a regular-priced computer from our nonprofit. To qualify for this reduced-price program, you will need either:

·A free/reduced lunch letter

·A food stamp card

·A Medicaid card

·Unemployment or disability paperwork

·(NONPROFITS): Only 501c3 letter is required

These packages will be available on 9/18/2013. Call us at (225) 379-3577 to reserve your computer/laptop software combos today!

__________________________________________________________________

The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council

1400 Main Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Business No.: (225) 379-3577 Fax No.: (225) 379-3496

Store Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Donation Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Tags:  Baton Rouge  computer  desktop  electronics  Lafayette  Lake Charles  laptop  Louisiana  New Orleans  nonprofit  recycle  refurbish  sale  software  upcycle 

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