Trash Bash Was A Smash! Raised $25,000 for Local Non-Profits

Over 550 attended October 20th event
Jay Coburn, Executive Director of Community Development Partnership, accepts a $2,500 donation from Nauset Disposal President Shawn DeLude (Nauset Disposal photo)

On Friday, October 20, Nauset Disposal hosted over 550 customers, friends and community members at the company’s annual fundraiser, Trash Bash. The 2017 event marked the largest event to date, raising over $25,000 for local nonprofits. Beneficiaries included Cape Cod Cares for the Troops, Cape & Islands United Way, Center for Coastal Studies, Community Development Partnership and Wild Care Cape Cod. Attendees donated non-perishable food items that were later donated to the Lower Cape Outreach Council, as well as children’s clothing items benefiting Katelynn’s Closet.

Shawn DeLude, President of Nauset Disposal, stated “Having grown up on the Lower Cape I’ve developed a deep interest in the health and economic sustainability of our community. Starting Nauset Disposal 18 years ago was a way to combat large corporate business and promote doing business locally. It is imperative that we keep money on Cape Cod by supporting LOCAL businesses. My commitment to providing the best customer service while conducting business with respect to our community and the environment will always remain our mission. Our alliance with and support of many nonprofits on Cape Cod is just another extension of who and what Nauset Disposal represents. It is exciting to work with such a talented team of local employees and their families. The support of our customers and the community was loud and clear at the event. I am thankful to any and all that participated, donated and supported our annual Trash Bash.”

Trash Bash would not have been successful without the support of top level sponsors: Cape Cod Beer, Complete Payroll Solutions, Cape Cod Title & Escrow, Cove Road Real Estate, Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank, Bayside Tent and Table, Wind Screens, Hot Chocolate Sparrow, Platinum Auto Service, Stephan McMahon & Company, PC, CC Construction, Cape Cod Insulation, Orleans Auto Supply, Cape Community Business Partners, the Hole In One, and media sponsor Cape Cod Media Group.

An event that is truly the result of collaboration, team work and generosity, Nauset Disposal would like to recognize and thank the following local businesses for their involvement and contributions to Trash Bash: Agway of Cape Cod, Ames Pizzeria, Barley Neck Inn, Baskin’s True Value, Cape Abilities, Cape Capture Photo Booth, Cape Coastal Landscaping, Cape Cod Package Store, Cape Cod Truck, Cape Rental World, Cotuit Liquors, Eastern Bank, E.J. Jaxtimer, Etzy’s Wine Bar, Fairway Restaurant, Friends Market Place, Fullers Liquors, Glivinski & Associates, The Grab Brothers, GUAPO’s, Jailhouse Tavern, Kerry Insurance, Land Ho!, Local Scoop, Lost Dog Pub, Mahoney’s Atlantic, Nauset Farms, Nauset Marine, Northside Thrift Shop, Notis Construction, Orleans Firebirds, Red Balloon Toy Shop, The Red Nun, Simple Signs, Sea Dog Brew Pub, Southeast Truck Center, Vermont Pure, Vetorino’s Landscaping, Whitely Fuel, Windmill Liquors, WirelessZone. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on