CINCINNATI // PRNewswire // -- Today Window Genie®, a national franchisor of window cleaning and other home services, announced its official sponsorship of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Operating in over 40 U.S. cities, Window Genie® serves both residential and commercial markets with its "best in class" services, including window cleaning, window tinting, pressure washing and more. The company is easily identified by its attention-grabbing GENIEMOBILES™ as well as its outstanding reputation -- USA Today recently listed Window Genie® as one of the Top 50 Franchises for Veterans.
Window Genie® will raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation by donating $5.00 for every new customer from June 1, 2010 through May 31, 2011. Existing customers will also have the opportunity to support the charity by making donations through their local Window Genie® franchise.
Richard Nonelle, President of Window Genie®, commented on the company's decision to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation, saying, "As a system, we felt strongly about giving back to our local communities and we wanted to do this with an organization that we were passionate about, as well as one that operated with the highest level of integrity." The Foundation's mission reflects the life-changing impact that a Make-A-Wish® experience has on children, families, referral sources, donors, sponsors and entire communities. Window Genie® is proud to play a role in bringing joy to children when they need it most.
David Williams, president and chief executive officer of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of America, is also enthusiastic about the new sponsorship. "Our relationship with Window Genie® does even more than raise resources to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions," he said. "It also shows that our mission resonates with people, and that Window Genie® trusts our ability to turn its generosity into meaningful Make-A-Wish experiences for the children we serve."
Franchise owners throughout the country are geared up to promote the new sponsorship and raise money with each new customer during the upcoming year. Master Franchise owner for the State of Florida, Magnus Sublett commented, "Window Genie® has always been about delivering the best in service, so to be aligned with one of the very best charities and to give back to children in our local community is a great opportunity and privilege."
Window Genie is a Nationally-ranked franchise system offering window cleaning, window tinting, pressure washing and related services to the residential and commercial markets. Founded in 1994 in Cincinnati, it has since grown to over 40 cities and offers "best in class" services. Easily identified by the wrapped GENIEMOBILES™, Window Genie was also recently listed by USA Today as a Top 50 franchise for Veterans.
The Make-A-Wish Foundation grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Founded in 1980 when a group of caring volunteers helped a young boy fulfill his dream of becoming a police officer, the Foundation is now the largest wish-granting charity in the world, with 65 chapters in the United States and its territories. With the help of generous donors and nearly 25,000 volunteers, the Make-A-Wish Foundation grants a wish every 40 minutes and has granted more than 193,000 wishes in the United States since its inception.
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