Re: [vox] promoting wares
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Re: [vox] promoting wares
I think that this is a great idea.
Since I had the geat turn out at my garage sale I found out that exposure is
the key. I sumitted to sac bee, craigslist and put up 11 different
professional looking made signs in the surrounding area. I had no idea I
would have as many people.
If we (lugod members) do further pursue this I would like to be a part of it
in any way that I possibly can. It would be a good pr plug to say that we
can take e waste but we should benefit from the results. Regard this with a
business approach and we will get results. Think of it as a club and we
will be stagnant.
I would also like to add that Lugod should benefit from this i.e. all items
sold go to lugod treasury. I have some very useful items that I would be
glad to donate to the cause. We can even get some of those professional
cd/dvd copies of ubuntu and the like.
Again exposure is the key. One man should not hold the brunt of the
responsibility to make this happen. Thay said I would also like to take
this time to appaude Bill Kendrix for all of what he has, currently and will
be doing for lugod. He is a pivitol person that does a lot for this
organization. Thank you Bill.
Please let me know if this idea commits so I can make arrangements and
coordinate the time/space continuum.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Alex Mandel" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, September 16, 2010 10:29 AM
Subject: Re: [vox] promoting wares
>A tangent to that idea and my last about e-waste recycling...
> This morning I had the idea that maybe LUGOD could organize a
> electronics swap & recycling event. I think in the past we've done
> something similar, the difference here is that we could coordinate with
> the recycling people (trivalley or something similar) so that we can
> accept e-waste.
> That way people will come to drop stuff off too not just to peruse;
> we'll be doing something good for the community and if the tax laws work
> out we might get donations from it (We'll need to check on the diff
> between 501c3 and c7)
> On 09/16/2010 09:51 AM, jimbo wrote:
>> oops! Garage sale went thru last weekend! Had over 120 potential linux
>> Oh well...I will coordinate my garage sale w/ sfd next year.
>> Thanx Bill.
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Bill Kendrick" <email@example.com>
>> To: "LUGOD's general discussion mailing list" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> Sent: Tuesday, September 14, 2010 11:55 AM
>> Subject: Re: [vox] promoting wares
>>> On Sat, Sep 11, 2010 at 06:49:48AM -0700, jimbo wrote:
>>>> Hey is this sfd? If so I can promote some cds at my garage sale
>>>> and sun.
>>> You can do what you want! :) You could register yourself (and your
>>> sale) with the SFD website, if you want. ;)
>>>> I will be selling a lot of computer stuff and the tower will have
>>>> linux on
>>>> it. Right now, I have knoppix loaded on the hard drive, lol.
>>>> If someone wants to come by and drop off some cds or stuff let me
>>> I don't personally have any spares. I've got a stack of nice, and less
>>> professional looking Ubuntu 10.04 discs which I'll be giving out at
>>> set-up at the Davis Food Co-Op.
>>> And PS - SFD is this coming Saturday (9/18). I see your email was from
>>> week prior, so I'm not sure if "this sat and sun" mean 9/11, 9/12. In
>>> case, I hope it went well. ;)
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