Tenleytown Trash is DC's only locally owned & operated, CBE waste management and recycling company offering regular and bulk pick up.
We are Tenleytown Trash, Washington, DC’s only locally owned and operated, CBE certified, waste and recycling management company. Founded on the principal of “better service for our community.” Service and philanthropy have always been and will always be very important to us. The words "Tikun olam - Repair the world," are written on every truck we own so as to be a constant reminder to us that it is our responsibility to help make the world a better place.
If you or your non-profit organization is in need of assistance, please contact us to hear more about how we can help. Below is a list of organizations with whom we partner, support and volunteer:
Coach Barney with his Special Olympics team.
Barney stands next to the words "Tikkun Olam -
Repair the World," written on every truck.
Anne Frank House-A DC nonprofit that provides permanent housing and social services to homeless men and women with chronic mental illness.
“Your generosity in (hauling trash out of an apartment) at no charge and with such efficiency and good nature, saved us much needed resources that can be used to support our other residents.”
Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind-A DC nonprofit dedicated to helping the blind or visually impaired population of our region overcome the challenges of vision loss.
“Please accept my heartfelt thanks for your very generous donation.”
-Anthony Cancelosi, President and CEO
JCC's Behrend Builders-A non-profit that assists lower-income families repair their homes.
“With your help a family in need was able to clear out debris from a house fire. We are now able to continue to help this family and make their home livable again.”
-Mark Spira, Director of Development
SpeakeasyDC’s youth program at SEED School of Washington, DC is a storytelling program for local children.
“We have talked about leading a program for youth for years, but have not had the financial backing to do so!"
-Amy Saidman Artistic Exec. Director
Special Olympics of Montgomery County - A nonprofit that provides year-round sports training and athletic comptitiion in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
The gift of time and talent that you devote our programs is impossible to quantify, yet critical to the success of our programs.”
-Pamela Yerg, Area Director
YACHAD-A nonprofit committed to repairing affordable housing and community centers in the DC area.
“You all are amazing! Every year you out do yourself with the amount of good work you donate to our organization!...Our homeowners are incredibly grateful to you as well.”
-Audrey Lyon, Executive Director
Wolly Mammoth Theater-A DC nonprofit arts organization that serves an essential “Research and Development” role within the American theater.
"Thank you so much for your support. Thanks to your generous contribution, our organization can continue to thrive."
Want your organization to be on this list? Please contact us to hear more about how we can help you.