New Fundraising Resources for COVID-19 Crisis Relief

Training Opportunities

Hosted by: NextStep Recycling


Ongoing Opportunity


Contact coordinator for times


541-686-2366, ext. 131

About Training Opportunities


Training Opportunities

Volunteers are critical to the operation and success of NextStep. We need volunteers to dismantle computers, receive donations, rebuild computers, staff the ReUse stores, work in our offices, offer education to our community, and provide technical support and training to marginalized populations. If you have a particular skill, we can use your help.
Here is a list of some of the things people do for us

Pick up donations
Sort and match donated items
Check and clean parts and systems
Recreate whole systems from donated parts
Help people select a system that matches their needs
Work in NextStep ReUse Stores sorting software, arranging systems, receiving money
Dismantle electronic hardware to keep e-waste out of the landfills
Participate in computer round-ups in rural communities
Maintain our facilities
Find new donors of equipment and software

We need volunteers to help with:


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The Benefits of Volunteering

You’re helping the community by providing technology to lower income, disenfranchised people in Oregon and elsewhere. You get access to reusable technology at low cost. All volunteer training programs include an Internet ready PC or Macintosh computer.
You can also Provide a computer for someone who can't afford one.
Enjoy the challenge of making old computers and other electronics work again.
Learn about fundraising and grant writing! Work with and learn about electronic devices you have never seen before.
Keep obsolete electronics out of landfills.
Work with other friendly and dedicated volunteers.
Protect our environment from the hazards of electronics waste in our environment.

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