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Drop Off a Cell Phone, MP3 Player or Tablet Near You

Duration

30-Minutes or Less

Directions

Find the best route

How Often Is This Offered?

Daily

Age Range

  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required

Adult

Description

Donate your old cell phones, mp3 players, or tablets to Cell Phones for Soldiers! Items are recycled in exchange for talk time minutes and cell phones for soldiers.

What's Needed To Complete

Special Requirements

Search for an official Cell Phones For Soldiers cell phone drop-off location below. We suggest calling the location prior to arrival to ensure its continued participation in our program. If you find a location is no longer participating, please email us at info@cellphonesforsoldiers.com. Thank you for your support!

How It Makes A Difference

Your commitment connects lives and sends strength to our servicemen and servicewomen all over the world. Each contribution provides military members with precious talk time through our Minutes That Matter program, and it gives one-time emergency financial assistance to returning veterans through our Helping Heroes Home program.

Where to Serve

From Home/Anywhere*

Instructions

Erase the data from your device. If your cell phone has a SIM card, please remove it prior to donating. You also can search the internet for -factory reset for the specific make and model of your phone to receive instructions on wiping away all personal information. If you cannot factory reset your device do not worry. Our recycling partner is R2:2013 (Responsible Recycling) and NAID AAA certified (National Association for Information Destruction) and follows the Department of Defense standards for wiping hard drives and devices. Please pay special attention to wrapping tablets to ensure their safety during shipping. Go to https://www.cellphonesforsoldiers.com/donate/ this page to find the nearest drop off location based on your zip code. All donations are tax-deductible, please email us at mailto:info@cellphonesforsoldiers.com info@cellphonesforsoldiers.com for more information. If you have any questions concerning donations of other electronic items please contact Cell Phones for Soldiers directly at (678) 580-1976 or info@cellphonesforsoldiers.com.

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