6th Annual Shred Fest
Sunday, May 19, 2013
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
Shred Fest NYC is a free paper shredding event, held to increase public awareness of identity theft prevention and to remind New Yorkers about the importance of shredding documents that contain personal information before throwing them away. In addition to having their documents shredded in truck mounted industrial shredding equipment, New Yorkers will receive information on how to prevent identify theft. The first 5 people to arrive will recieve a free paper shredder donated by Staples. All of the shredded paper generated by Shred Fest NYC will be recycled.
- Old Bank Statements
- Old Pay Stubs
- Credit Card Applications
- Old Papers With Personal Identifying Information
This event will be held at multiple locations thorughout the city. Visit nyc.gov to find the closest one to you.