Provide Hope and Clean Homes to Cancer Patients this Cleaning for a Reason Week
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LEWISVILLE, Texas — April 5, 2022 — Cleaning for a Reason, an ISSA Charities™ signature program that provides clean homes for cancer patients, announced that the annual Cleaning for a Reason Week will take place April 18-24, 2022. During the week, Cleaning for a Reason, its residential cleaning partners, sponsors, and the cleaning industry community will come together to build awareness of the charity’s mission and raise funds to reach more cancer patients.
“Each year, our generous cleaning partners and sponsors answer the call to expand the impact of Cleaning for a Reason,” said Cleaning for a Reason Founder Debbie Sardone. “I am proud of our community’s work to give cancer patients a clean and safe home and look forward to reaching more patients, partners, and sponsors this Cleaning for a Reason Week.”
Cleaning for a Reason partners with residential cleaning companies to offer free house cleanings to cancer patients in the United States and Canada. Cleaning partners give two home cleanings to each man, woman, and child undergoing cancer treatment in their communities who apply and receive a match. Cleaning for a Reason Week aims to encourage more cleaning partners to join the network and serve a greater number of patients.
During the event, ISSA member companies can support the cause by becoming a Cleaning for a Reason corporate sponsor or launching a company-wide fundraising campaign. By contributing to Cleaning for a Reason, sponsors further the mission of providing a sigh of relief to cancer patients across North America and can realize benefits to employee engagement and brand recognition.
“A cancer diagnosis can turn someone’s life upside down and cause routine tasks like home cleaning to fall by the wayside,” said ISSA Charities Director of Development Sandy Wolfrum. “I encourage both individuals and companies to get involved in Cleaning for a Reason Week and help Cleaning for a Reason bring joy and a clean home to cancer patients and their families.”
Learn more about Cleaning for a Reason at cleaningforareason.org.
About Cleaning for a Reason
Cleaning for a Reason partners with more than 1,200 residential cleaners throughout the United States and Canada to offer free house cleaning to any household battling cancer. Since 2006, the nonprofit and its partners have donated more than $15.2 million in services, helping more than 45,000 cancer patients. In 2017, Cleaning for a Reason was adopted by ISSA Charities, the charitable arm of ISSA, The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association. To apply for services, to join as a cleaning partner, or to support the work of Cleaning for a Reason, visit cleaningforareason.org.
About ISSA Charities
ISSA Charities™ is the charitable and philanthropic arm of ISSA and the worldwide cleaning industry. A 501(c)(3) organization, ISSA Charities’ mission is to make the world a cleaner, healthier, better place to live by sponsoring, funding, and operating charitable and social programs directly connected to the cleaning industry. Our Signature Charities are changing the way the world views cleaning: Cleaning for a Reason provides professional home cleaning for cancer patients; the ISSA Hygieia Network advances women, diversity, equity and inclusion in the cleaning industry; and ISSA Scholars supports youth with scholarship aid and seasonal internships. To learn more about ISSA Charities and to make your own donation, visit issacharities.org.
With more than 10,500 members—including distributors, manufacturers, manufacturer representatives, wholesalers, building service contractors, in-house service providers, residential cleaners, and associated service members—ISSA is the world’s leading trade association for the cleaning industry. The association is committed to changing the way the world views cleaning by providing its members with the business tools they need to promote cleaning as an investment in human health, the environment, and an improved bottom line. Headquartered in Rosemont, Ill., USA, the association has regional offices in Milan, Italy; Whitby, Canada; Parramatta, Australia; Seoul, South Korea; and Shanghai, China. For more information about ISSA, visit www.issa.com or call 800-225-4772 (North America) or 847-982-0800.
Theresa Colston, Mulberry Marketing Communications, [email protected]