The Arc of Clarion and Venango Counties

Project Name: Arc eRecycling of Clarion and Venango Counties

Contact Information:
Luanne McNamara
(814) 226-7033
319 Main Street
Clarion, PA 16214
lmcnamara@thearcclarion.org
http://thearcclarionvenango.org

Project Description

Arc eRecycling of Clarion and Venango Counties is an eRecycling business that is solely managed and operated by people who experience disabilities. The goal of the business is to successfully employ people with disabilities in valued roles in a commnity-based work setting while decreasing ewaste in our communities. Arc eRecycling collects ewaste from community members, area businesses, schools and other parties in need and disposes of the ewaste at a regional waste facility.

Project Highlights

  1. Arc eRecycling of Clarion and Venango Counties is a business which was developed by a management team comprised of people who experience disabilities. The management team is responsible for the development of the business plan, operating processes, hiring and personnel management processes, payment systems, and bookkeeping methods for the business.
  2. Arc eRecycling is solely managed and operated by people who experience disabilities.
  3. Employees of Arc eRecycling are paid a competitive wage which exceeds minimum wage requirements and affords employees with a community-based work experience.

The Arc of Clarion and Venango Counties