Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) June 06, 2012 - Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Pittsburgh donated $3,250 today, to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation. Mr. Rooter Pittsburgh, collected this during its “For The Kids” campaign last summer at the Three Rivers Regatta. The check was presented at 3:00 p.m., EST to Kristen Crusan in the lobby of Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. “This charity is near and dear to our hearts because we have kids; 15 of them that we have welcomed into our home,” Bob and Carol Beall of Mr. Rooter Plumbing Pittsburgh said. “The health of a child should never be taken for granted,” says Carol, ” for when a family is in the midst of a medical crisis, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation is there to heal the entire family.”
The Beall family: Carol, JP, Megan, Alex holding the Mr. Rooter check, flanked by Kristen Crusan, spokesperson for Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation and Robert Beall, president of Mr. Rooter Plumbing Pittsburgh.
Mr. Rooter of Pittsburgh, the family owned and operated plumbing business, is referred by over 2.9 million customers in the Southwest Pennsylvania and Northeast Ohio; loyal customers, who have come to expect the quality services of Beall and his reputable licensed plumbers.
“We are very thankful to this foundation for their family programs which provide education, support and activities to help families cope with the challenges that are endured during a child’s hospitalization. Beall, his family, his employees and their families, all contributed to this donation, that was the result of sponsoring the “Kid’s Zone” during the Three Rivers Regatta in 2011. Beall’s wife Carol, sons, JP and Alex and daughter Megan were in attendance; they all share their father’s philanthropic efforts with enthusiasm.
“I just want to thank the families who brought their children to have fun at the “Kid’s Zone” where we collected the donations for their generous support of the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation,” says the president of Mr. Rooter Pittsburgh, Robert A. Beall.
Kristen Crusan of Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, JP, Megan and Robert Beall in the lobby of the hospital during the presentation of the check from Mr. Rooter Plumbing Pittsburgh,
Established in 1999, Mr. Rooter Pittsburgh is one of an all-franchised, full-service plumbing and drain cleaning company with approximately 300 franchises worldwide. Recognized by Entrepreneur magazine among its “Franchise 500” and Franchise Times Top 200, Mr. Rooter franchisees provide services to both residential and commercial customers. Beall was named “Rookie of the Year”, in 2001, “Mentor of the Year”, and “Builder of the Year, respectively, in 2006.
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