donateNYC Partners

donateNYC encourages New Yorkers to support these nonprofit partners in their important reuse activities and social missions:

Lower East Side Ecology Center

electronic waste collected by the Lower East Side Ecology Center

Lower East Side Ecology Center offers free community-based compost collection and education, electronic waste reuse and recycling, stewardship of public open spaces, and environmental education. The Center’s programs divert e-waste and compostable waste from landfills and offer opportunities for New Yorkers to learn about environmental issues facing the City, while simultaneously working to solve those problems.

donateNYC Partner Fact: LESEC diverted more than one million pounds of electronics from landfills in 2017.


Accepted: Please call ahead to ensure that your donation can be accepted.

  • Cell Phones
  • Computers
  • Electronics
  • Food Waste/Compost

Contacts & Location

Lower East Side Ecology Center

General Inquiries
P.O. Box 20488
New York, NY 10009

E-waste Warehouse and Reuse Center
469 President Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215