Shredding Event at CH 2 Parking Lot

Tuesday, July 11th from 10 to 12

Please leave recycling bag open, do not tie, the GAF Shredding on July 11th, Tuesday in CH 2 parking lot at 10 to 12, 

GAF would like to remind following rules in order to have shredding service possible. 

Do not arrive earlier than 10 a.m., no one will be there to guard your bags, All shareholders are asked to put your shredding bags at your passenger seat and stay in your car, GAF volunteers will come to get them out for you. All shareholders are asked to drop and go once truck arrives,  No cardboard box will be allowed to drop, Only plastic or Brown recycle bag with bags be opened, do not tie, There will be no chairs to sit, no line will be allowed. No magazines or newspaper please.

For better shredding service, we would like to remind shareholders:

Remove staples and paper clips.

No electronic devices will be accepted. 

Contaminated bags will be turned away.

No X-Ray copies. 

All Golden Age Foundation programs are provided free to Leisure World shareholders. The Foundation is entirely staffed by volunteers, so all contributions go directly to meeting community needs. The generous support of shareholders, residents, clubs organizations and businesses is the main source of income. The Foundation’s programs and projects are made possible by the volunteer efforts of so many. 

The next shredding service will be on November 14th, 2023 in CH 2 parking lot.

Donations are welcome. 

More information go to

Any question, please text Anna Derby at (562) 301-5339. 

Battery Recycling is Back!

July 18th, Tuesday in CH 2 Parking, from 10 to 12

Golden Age Foundation will be collecting your approved batteries (see below) for recycle on Tuesday, July 18th, from 10-12 in the Parking Lot of Clubhouse 2. The GRF ID is required.  

  • Alkaline
  • Carbon Zinc
  • Nickel Cadmium (NiCd), 
  • Nickel Metal-Hydride (NiMH) 
  • Lithium Ion (Li-Ion), 
  • Lithium Metal
  • Silver Oxide
  • Button cell batteries and all other dry cell batteries

Basically this includes all household batteries, cell phone and laptop batteries, and small, button, type batteries. We would ask you to place each lithium battery in a separate baggie as part of the recycle requirements. 

It is very important (to keep our waste fees low and keep our planet clean) to recycle batteries instead of throwing them in the dumpster. Please note that this service is for Leisure World shareholders’ personal household batteries only. Please no business batteries. Next battery recycling will be on November 21st.

The Golden Age Foundation is happy and honored to be able to serve our community in this area. Questions, please call Carl Kennedy at 661-810-9410.

 Weekly Events, Monday – Friday

Hospitality, 9 AM to 11 AM, Clubhouse 1, Monday — Friday. Free coffee and snacks served to residents. Coming to Hospitality is a great way to meet new people in the community or meet up with your friends.

Mobility Aids, 09:00 am to 11:00 am, Monday – Friday. This programs loans mobility equipment to Leisure World residents for up to six months. There is no cost for the loan. Equipment loaned includes wheelchairs, transport chairs, walkers, and rollators.