Fact Sheet

The Scrap Exchange Fact Sheet 2016

Fiscal Year Averages


25 Years in Existence


7,296 Drop off donations
335 Total Number of pick-ups from businesses, industry, and residents
167 Total tonnage of reusable materials diverted from waste stream

 The Creative Reuse Center:

23,000 Square Feet Retail Store, Workshop/Open Studio, Gallery, Design Center and Offices
547,568 People served (center visits 150,000) (materials donors, outreach and others 75,000)
 12,868 Volunteer Hours: Community Service (groups/court ordered), special needs, seniors, board
         83 Employees in 2015 that were issued W-2s

Educational/Outreach Activities:

     460 Total number of Events/BDP/Workshops/Classes/Openings/Presentations/Parades, etc.
      193 Groups and Workshops: open studio groups (126), onsite workshops (18), offsite workshops (49)
       64 Birthday Parties
       86 Outreach Events; General (63), School Events (10),
       59  Presentations (12) Community Meetups (20) Sales events (5)
       39 Classes (33) and Camps (5) Room Rentals (20)
     297 Room Rentals
         1 Bootcamps
3,220 Open Studio participants
        3 Outreach States (Georgia, North Carolina, and Virginia)

The Cameron Gallery:

      12 Number of Third Friday Gallery Openings
      12 Number of Third Friday Gallery Exhibits
     80 Number of artists featured in the Cameron Gallery

Charitable Donations:

     63 Donations to schools/arts councils/artists/social service, programs/hospitals/prisons

Time Capsules:

       1 Number of Time Capsules Opened

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