Sewer Mayor Joaquin Buendia has signed in this morning a collaboration agreement with the Association of Recycling and Reuse Southeast, through its president, Jose Manuel Teban, for the implementation of systems of selective collection of household waste textiles, footwear and toys, in order to put them back in value or for use as raw material in the manufacture of new clothes and belongings.
Both were accompanied by the Councillor for Social Welfare, Health, Francisca Terol.
The agreement will have the effect of one year, may be extended to another.
Joaquin Buendia said that "action to develop is the placement, at street level, 15 collection bins household waste textile, footwear and toys, whose location will be determined in a few days, from the Department of Works and Services. such action is performed with a double objective which is, on the one hand, provide residents of the municipality managing this type of waste generated in private homes, and on the other hand, promote social transformation processes and thus , activity and job creation, primarily aimed at groups at risk of social exclusion "is promoted.
Buendia said that "in this regard, the signing of this agreement provides two questions that complement, and are, the development of educational, social and occupational workshops. As well as the donation of four containers of clothes for Social Work with the project Recovers Caritas in the district of San José Obrero. One of the ways that have been considered to develop our goals is the establishment of commitment to society and the environment working to promote values â€‹â€‹of tolerance, equality, multiculturalism, sustainability and social and environmental commitment. "
The Department of Social Welfare, Health and Consumer Affairs has as main objective to offer service and actions aimed at social protection of individuals, families and groups, in order to compensate for the economic shortcomings, limitations of autonomy and personal integration, and to prevent marginalization social, favoring the improvement of the quality of life of groups at risk of exclusion and promoting personal and social change towards integration into its immediate environment.
The Reciclados Association and Reused del Sureste is a Non Governmental Organization, non-profit and its objectives has the project development and targeting the most disadvantaged sectors of the population social programs, it is headquartered in the Murcian municipality of Santomera .
And as indicated by its president, Jose Manuel Teban, "it is not the first action we have in Sewell, because we have another collaboration with the Solidarity Beata Piedad Association and its soup kitchen, having two containers also near the center. This it is a new charity drive, to people in need have a job in which to develop with his family the day and is a pleasure to come to work, through this agreement, with the town of Sewell ".
Source: Ayuntamiento de Alcantarilla