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Fire Academy Teams Up With 1-800-Got-Scrap For Car Collection
Program Seeks Cars For Jaws-of-Life Training After Which They Are Recycled
Additionally, for each vehicle received, 1-800-GOT-SCRAP will donate $50 to firefighter-
“We are excited to embark on this new partnership,”
Added Randy Babbitt, "There is an extreme lack of cars so we’re delighted to team with
1-800-GOT-SCRAP. We can’t save lives from vehicle accidents without trained firefighters and we can’t train firefighters without vehicles."
Rossi said that they will accept cars in all conditions, whether up on blocks, taking up room in a storage facility or just sitting idly in a garage. Participants must have the proper ownership documentation at pickup time. To make a donation, call 1-800-GOT SCRAP.
1-800-GOT-SCRAP is available at 50 recycling centers in 3 states. It has made a name for itself through “extreme recycling” of unwanted large-scale metal items such as dishwashers, washing machines, stoves, refrigerators and cars. For a list of affiliated recycling centers, visit www.GOTSCRAP.com. Also, “like” them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/