At American Textile Recycling Services, we are constantly working towards Our Greener Tomorrow. Use this blog for opportunities to attend local eco-events and support nonprofit organizations in your area, as well as gain easy green living tips and meet our new and outstanding team members.

  • Eastside Community Connection and ATRS Austin Connect

    The old proverb states, “You give a man a fish and feed them for a day, but teach a man to fish, and feed them for a lifetime.  ”It is then fair to say that Eastside Community Connection, or ECC, (www.austinecc.org) teaches many “to fish”!  The ECC enlists the help of college students, to design and educate their adult clients.  The clients are taught ...

    Posted at June 15, 2012 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • The Champions for the Invisible Minority: Center On Independent Living

      The Champions for the Invisible Minority:  Center On Independent Living   Since 1985, the Center on Independent Living, or COIL, has been going strong!  Passionately, COIL helps people with disabilities of all origins feel accepted, by teaching them how to live independently.  Can you imagine what a gift it must be to learn that you do not have to live in an institution, or a hospital setting, your whole life?  Well, that is exactly what COIL gives ...

    Posted at June 15, 2012 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • ATRS and Homeless Empowerment Relationship Organization

    Have you ever heard the saying, "Whether you think you can, or think you can’t, you’re right."  It means that WE ARE ALL capable of doing great things, but we must FIRST believe we can.  For some, this may be the hardest obstacle they face in life.  Negative self talk becomes paralyzing. HERO said it best (on their website www.hero-usa.org), they are a non-profit organization ...

    Posted at June 6, 2012 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • Whitney Farmer, Employee of the Month.

    Community Relations Coordinator in Dallas, did an outstanding job in spearheading and coordinating the successful LA Fitness Turkey Drive for Metroplex Community Services.

    Posted at May 1, 2012 | By : | Categories : Our Team | 0 Comment
  • ATRS Hosts 1ST Annual Pre-Fiesta Silent Auction to Benefit Center on Independent Living (COIL)

    ATRS San Antonio presents the first annual Inaugural Pre-Fiesta Silent Auction and Fundraiser, for Center on Independent Living (COIL)!  Say that three times fast!  The much anticipated event is going down on Wednesday, April 11th, 2012 from 6pm-8pm. at Rumi Lounge and Grille 12730 NW Military Hwy Ste 110.  You can look forward to bidding on goodies from City Base Cinema, Sea World, Tilted Kilt, Crystal's Tutu Cute, Val's Cupcakes, Otra Vez Couture, Scentsy, Reaching ...

    Posted at April 1, 2012 | By : | Categories : Our Environment | 0 Comment