Giving Back

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Lending a hand to those who serve

May 9, 2019 By
Pest management professionals (PMPs) continue to step up to lend a hand to military personnel currently protecting our country or seeking employment once their tour of duty is over. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has been officially doing its... Read more»
photo: Toby Srebnik

Brock’s Mouse Limo Ride Through Lion County Safari

August 23, 2016 By
Today we have a guest blogger post from Toby Srebnik, Manager of PR, Social Media & Community Events for Truly Nolen, relating an inspirational story that might provide that much-needed smile you’ve been working on all day. A student at... Read more»
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Citarella Termite & Pest Management ‘adopts’ a classroom and makes a difference

July 28, 2016 By
We love to hear stories about the industry so near and dear to our hearts giving back to their communities, so naturally I was delighted when the first email I cracked this morning was from Kevin Citarella of Citarella Termite... Read more»
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Truly Nolen & Florida blogger team up to spread smiles in wake of Orlando shootings

July 26, 2016 By
Something TRULY special happened on July 20: Central Florida blogger and multimedia producer Jen Vargas, whom we have worked with in the past, is a big fan of our Truly Nolen MouseLimo. We actually ran into her at the Mascot... Read more»
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photo: Westerville Flag Bridge Facebook page

Flag Day is every day for Capital City Exterminating company

June 14, 2016 By
Happy Flag Day, America! Here’s a holiday-relevant story to make you smile. The Belknap family, whose company, Capital City Exterminating has been around since 1943, created what’s affectionately known as “The Flag Bridge.” Prior to their contribution, the Park Road... Read more»
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The winning mural can be seen behind Malden Mayor Gary Christenson and Yankee Pest Control Owner Galvin Murphy (pictured from left to right). Photo: Paul Hammersley

Giving Back: Community Involvement is Company-Wide

January 25, 2016 By
When your town’s Chamber of Commerce selects you to receive its first-ever Community Service award, there’s no denying your knack for helping out. Galvin Murphy, ACE, owner of Yankee Pest Control in Malden, Mass., received the first Community Service award... Read more»
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Many at Dodson Pest Control support Relay for Life each year.

Giving Back: A History of Philanthropy

November 24, 2015 By
Dodson Pest Control has been giving back to the central Virginia area for decades. During his nearly 40 years at the helm of Lynchburg, Va.-based Dodson Pest Control, which was started by his father and uncle in 1944, Bert Dodson... Read more»
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Photo: Mosquito Joe

Giving Back: Outreach Builds Bridges

November 13, 2015 By
As our regularly occurring department “Giving Back” underscores time and again, when a pest management company does something good in the community, it receives much more in return — brand awareness, increased employee morale and strengthened local ties. Here are... Read more»

Giving Back: Bringing the Industry Together for a More Hopeful World

May 27, 2015 By
Ever since her first mission trip in 1997, Mattress Safe Vice President Andrea Hancock has been hooked on touching the lives of people who are in need and desperate to find hope. Hancock was inspired to take things further after... Read more»
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Giving Back: Blue-Ribbon Generosity for the County Fair

April 6, 2015 By
Tony Taylor has long been a community-minded individual, both personally and as co-owner of Tulare, Calif.-based Res-Com Pest Control. Recent projects include the firm’s 15th annual holiday luncheon, which has cumulatively raised $850,000 for the Salvation Army. In August, Taylor... Read more»
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