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Cintas Teams up with Navy Federal Credit Union to Host Nationwide October “Shrederal” Events


Free shredding events allow communities to dispose of confidential documents safely and securely

MERRIFIELD, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cintas Corporation, a leader in secure document management services, and Navy Federal Credit Union (NFCU) will host nationwide “Navy Shrederal Day” document destruction events on Oct. 13 at 52 NFCU locations. The events will take place from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. These free events will provide community members with a safe and secure resource to shred their confidential, personal and business documents.

“Identity theft is a growing threat for individuals and businesses across the nation,” explained Karen Carnahan, President and COO of Cintas Document Management Division. “These events will bring awareness of proper document management to the community and provide people with a secure method to safely dispose information. More importantly, the events will provide individuals with the peace of mind that their sensitive information will not end up in the wrong hands.”

During the events, anyone can bring up to four boxes (12” x 24” in diameter) of documents and have them shredded on-site by a certified Cintas employee. From drop-off to destruction, all documents will be constantly monitored and protected.

“Protecting our members' confidential information is always a high priority,” said Gale Lewis, Senior Vice President, Branch Operations of Navy Federal Credit Union. “We are thrilled to be working with Cintas to offer our members and the local communities a secure and convenient method to dispose of their personal documents.”

Events will occur in the following states:

  • Connecticut
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • Colorado
  • Washington
  • Georgia
  • Virginia
  • California
  • Arizona
  • Nebraska
  • South Carolina
  • North Carolina

For a complete list of participating NFCU branches, please visit

Cintas provides cost-effective document shredding, storage and imaging programs. Its services are designed to provide businesses with data privacy and security, compliance with regulatory requirements and greater control and access to information.

For information about these free events, contact Aisha Rasul at 703-206-3086 or Scott Ryan at 240-294-0389.

For more information about Cintas document management services, visit

About Cintas Corporation:

Headquartered in Cincinnati, Cintas Corporation provides highly specialized services to businesses of all types primarily throughout North America. Cintas designs, manufactures and implements corporate identity uniform programs, and provides entrance mats, restroom cleaning and supplies, tile and carpet cleaning, promotional products, first aid, safety, fire protection products and services and document management services for more than 900,000 businesses. Cintas is a publicly held company traded over the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol CTAS and is a component of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.

About Navy Federal Credit Union

Navy Federal Credit Union is the world’s largest credit union with $50 billion in assets, four million members, 225 branches, and a workforce of over 10,000 employees worldwide. The credit union serves all Department of Defense military and civilian personnel and their families. For additional information about Navy Federal, visit

Cintas Corporation
Sean Coyne, 412-651-8065
Navy Federal Credit Union
Aisha Rasul, 703-206-3086

Source: Cintas Corporation