March 2022 Eyeglass Collection
In conjunction with the annual
Campus Race to Zero Waste
(formerly RecycleMania) competition, University Facilities
and Services will be collecting eyeglasses through the month of March to be recycled.
This month, you can mail your unwanted glasses to:
University Mail Services
Rochester, NY 14627-0001
Place glasses in any box or envelope and send them through
the intramural mail program.
Prescription and nonprescription glasses,
sunglasses, and frames are acceptable. We are partnering with the
Lions Eye Bank at Rochester and ultimately the glasses are sent to
the Lions Club
where program volunteers clean, sort, and package the glasses.
Usable glasses are then sent to those in need, mostly in developing