Tonka Green

7th Annual Trash into Treasure

Saturday, April 27, 2019; 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

How it works for donors:

  • Start cleaning and sort items listed into separate bundles
  • Drop off your donations at Minnetonka High School's front parking lot on Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. It's that easy! Receipts for your donation are provided at the drive-thru event.

Items being Collected:

  • Bikes, Trikes, Training wheels and bike parts and tools
  • Children's Books
  • All other books, DVD's, CD's, and Audio Books, and video games
  • Shoes and boots
  • Fleece Blankets
  • Fleece Fabric
  • Towels and Blankets
  • Business Wear Clothing
  • Children's Clothing
  • All other Clothing
  • Re-usable grocery sized bags
  • Good Gardening Tools and Gloves
  • Formalwear (prom dresses)
  • Pet items*
    • Pet food (must be unopened and dropped off before expiration date)
    • Powdered laundry detergent
    • Disinfectant wipes Baby food with meat (for sick cats)
    • Cage scratchers for cats from
    • Kuranda dog beds from
    • 48-inch high exercise pens
    • Gentle leaders (medium and large sizes)
    • Kongs (all sizes but especially the larger ones)
    • Greenie’s Pill Pockets
    • Newspaper and shredded office paper (must be long strips of shred, not small cross-strips)
    • Old blankets and towels
    • Clean plastic shopping bags
    • Canned tuna in water
    • Bleach and dish soap
    • Paper towels and kleenex
    • Zip-lock bags

Benefiting Organizations: A Better Society’s Project Life Cycle

  • Random Acts of Kindness Foundation
  • Animal Humane Society
  • ARC Value Village
  • Blankets for a Cause
  • HCMC
  • Eden Prairie Prop Shop
  • ICA
  • Roller Garden Artistic Skating Club
  • Soles 4 Souls
  • Dress it Forward

Volunteer Student Organizations:

  • MHS Earth Group MHS Student Government
  • MHS People for Paws
  • MHS Legacy Class of 2019
  • Roller Garden Artistic Skating Club
  • Tonka Serves
  • MHS Blanket’s for a Cause
  • MME Service Club
  • Deephaven Elementary Students
  • MHS Feminist Club
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Trash Into Treasure Contact

Lonnie Hillis

Event Details
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Minnetonka High School