Our 21st annual 2nd Chance Week was a success! Here are some statistics on how Morgan Hill and Gilroy did this year:
Over 300 garage sale locations
600+ eyeglasses donated
100+ coats donated
56 bikes donated
Thank you for keeping materials out of the landfill and giving them a new home!
Doesn't Your Stuff Deserve a Second Chance?
In recognition of the many benefits of reuse, Morgan Hill, South County, and Gilroy hold their annual "Second Chance Week" each September.
With the goal of putting more used stuff back into circulation and keeping materials out of the landfill, "Second Chance Week" features a diverse range of innovative Reuse, Resale, and Repair activities. Events include:
The popular South County Garage Sale
Universal Waste Awareness Day
Trash Nothing Day
Donate Coats for Kids and Adults Day
2nd Sight Day - donate used eyeglasses to the Lion's Club
Recycle Your Cycle Day - donate unwanted bikes for reuse
Be sure to bookmark this page and check back in August 2024 to see next year's scheduled activities or send us an email with your questions. For more information, visit our FAQ (PDF) page.