February 2013: NSMA volunteers and its supporters stand behind Jennifer Stahl and Kim Bendis, arrested on private property.
Their attorney expenses to defend their innocence are expected to be high. Send your contributions to their legal funds in care of NSMA. Checks need to be made out to each of them individually. Donations to NSMA cannot be used by Jennifer and Kim for their personal benefit.
Jennifer Stahl -or- Kim Bendis, c/o NSMA, 1427 Westglen Dr., Naperville, IL 60565
-OR- use a credit card on PayPal
To actively participate in our continued efforts to educate our community about the risks and implications of “smart” meters in Naperville, please make a financial contribution to our not-for-profit, grass-roots, 100% volunteer-operated, citizen organization. Donations fund actions supporting our mission, including legal action and informing the public.
We are now accepting donated items that can be resold! See below for more information.
Your contributions are essential and greatly appreciated.
By mail (preferred): Send checks made to Naperville Smart Meter Awareness
1427 Westglen Dr
Naperville, IL 60565
By credit card:
Donate to Our Online “Garage Sale”:
We are now accepting new and gently used items that are suitable for resale. All proceeds from sales support NSMA.
What we need:
In particular, we need the following items which have good resale value on eBay and Craig’s List. Condition must be good to excellent and electronics must be fully functional.
- Gift cards, Store Credit, Gift Certificates
- Airline vouchers
- Local sporting events or concert tickets
- Stereo Equipment (especially Bose, Onkyo, Vintage Stereo Receivers or Speakers)
- Scrap gold and silver
- Camping equipment (especially Coleman lanterns, NorthFace Gear, Tents)
- Name-brand Handbags and accessories (especially Coach, Kate Spade, LV)
- Name-brand children’s clothing in excellent condition
- Gaming systems such as Xbox 360, Playstation 3, PSP, Nintendo DS
- Apple products, such as iPods
- North Face clothing or boots (mens, womens, children sizes)’
- Other – call us to find out if we can accept it!
We understand that it can be very hard to assess the potential value of items you want to give us. The best guidance we can offer is this:
If you were shopping on Amazon.com, you came across the items you’re about to donate to NSMA and you made a purchase, would you be pleased with the item you receive? If not, you may not want to send it our way.
We unfortunately cannot accept the following items:
Any large items longer than 3′, books, baby car seats, FAX machines and telephones, halogen lamps, VHS tapes, televisions, building products, magazines, ceiling fans, broken or chipped glasses and plates, torn or stained clothing.
How to donate:
To discuss what goods you have to offer, email your name and telephone number to NapervilleSmartMeters@yahoo.com. We will call you to discuss your items and arrange pickup. (1609)