CHARLOTTE, NC – May 4, 2017 – The Waste Technology Division of Schaefer Systems International, a leader in waste and recycling cart manufacturing and waste technology, is sponsoring this year’s 2017 Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) Live Auction as a Gold Giveaway Sponsor. The auction will take place on May 10th at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center during the Waste Expo 2017. The Auction is EREF’s largest fundraiser, which has raised more than $17 million since 1995.
“We’re committed to being a long-term supporter for EREF,” said Maria Frizzell, CEO of Schaefer Systems International’s waste technology division. “Schaefer has supported the EREF auction in past years, but this year we wanted to participate in a greater capacity for environmental research. Schaefer is a supporter in environmental research and believes that education is the best way to get the public involved. Schaefer was delight
SCHAEFER is participating as a gold giveaway sponsor, which will allow one lucky bidder during the Fund-A-Need portion of the Live Auction to have a chance at winning the grand prize drawing for a trip for two. For each $100 donation, bidders will receive one entry to win one of three fabulous trips planned by EREF.
About SSI Schaefer Systems International:
Schaefer Systems International provides waste and recycling carts, as well as waste technology solutions throughout North America. Schaefer Systems International designs and manufacturers innovative intralogistics storage and picking solutions for all types of industries in addition to waste technology products and services. Schaefer Systems International is part of the SCHAEFER Group, a global leader in logistics and materials handling founded in 1937 with offices and plants in over 50 countries.
About Environmental Research & Education Foundation:
EREF is a 501(c)3 class charity that funds and directs scientific research and educational initiatives for waste management practices to benefit participants and the communities they serve. For more complete information on EREF funded research, its scholarship program, and hot to donate to this great cause, visit www.erefdn.org.