To provide work, social, and training opportunities for developmentally challenged individuals, while promoting reduction, re-use, and recycling of waste in Northumberland County.
Beyond the Blue Box serves the County of Northumberland by providing an affordable retail outlet for reusable items by:
- Providing training opportunities for citizens of Northumberland County who are developmentally challenged – see our gallery of volunteers.
- Promoting the reduction, reuse and recycling of waste in order to protect and preserve the environment.
- Providing an affordable shopping outlet for the community. Donating items to people in need when a referral is received from a community agency.
- Donating items in response to emergencies such as fires.
- To conduct research and educational programs in order to encourage the reduction of waste and the promotion of recycling and reusing.