WACO, Texas - November 01, 2016 - (BUSINESS WIRE) -For the sixth year in a row, professionals from The Grounds Guys, a premier, full-service grounds care franchise, will band together with its family of service brands under The Dwyer Group® umbrella to donate services to local charities in need during weCARE Week, totally free of charge.
The Grounds Guys established the service project initiative in 2011 in remembrance of Monika Woerlen and her family, a sibling of one of the original The Grounds Guys founders, who perished in a house fire. Today, the event has grown into weCARE Week and is observed during the first week of November by The Dwyer Group.
Services provided during weCARE Week consist of lawn care, window washing, cleaning of landscapes and service equipment. Some of this year’s projects include:
“weCARE Week reflects The Grounds Guys’ core mission to give back to the communities in which we serve,” said The Grounds Guys President Chris Elmore. “Year after year our hardworking franchisees mobilize an army of volunteers to lend a helping hand to charities in need. It’s an amazing collective effort in remembrance of the Woerlen family.”
As the originators of weCARE Week, The Grounds Guys’ entire national workforce dedicates the first week of November to local community service projects across the country. Since the program’s inception, The Grounds Guys have donated more than $100,000 worth on product and service.
Other Dwyer Group brands participating in weCARE Week include Aire Serv®, Five Star Painting®, Protect Painters®, Glass Doctor®, Mr. Appliance®, Mr. Electric®, Mr. Rooter® and Rainbow International Restoration®. Together, these brands provide a diverse array of specialty services through more than 2,600 franchises in 11 countries.
Founded under the name Sunshine Grounds Care in 1987, The Grounds Guys was rebranded in 2010 by The Dwyer Group®, an international franchise holding company of 10 franchise businesses supporting more than 2,600 locations globally. Since 2010, The Grounds Guys has since grown into a more than 200 location, full-service grounds care company offering commercial and residential landscape management services. For more information please visit The Grounds Guys website at www.groundsguysfranchise.com.
SOURCE The Grounds Guys
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