FSF Board Announces Scholarships for 2014

For the sixth year in a row, the Five Stones Foundation is providing scholarships to ESS Clean, Inc. employees and their children.  The Board of Five Stones Foundation (FSF) aims to award scholarships to make higher education more attainable.  Sometimes a college degree can be the difference that enables an individual to achieve a higher [...]

By |2017-07-06T14:40:17+00:00August 26th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Annie’s House of Hope

ESS Clean Inc. has partnered with the New Hope Church to renovate and repair a home that is owned by the church. Annie’s House of Hope will serve as a temporary transitional living space for women who have recently been released from the prison system in Illinois. The New Hope Church’s vision is to help [...]

By |2017-07-06T14:40:17+00:00August 26th, 2014|Uncategorized|

ESS Clean, Inc. named 2012 Best Company Website for a Mid-Size Company by BSCAI

Urbana, IL – ESS Clean, Inc. announced today that it has been named the Best Company Website for a Mid-Size Company and were recognized in the August/September issue of SERVICES magazine as well as online at www.bscai.org/awards.  The award was present by the Building Service Contractors Association International (BSCAI) which bestows the award annually to [...]

By |2017-07-06T14:40:41+00:00November 13th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Sharing Contract Cleaning Industry Insights

Paul Taylor, a veteran in the Building Service industry shares with other industry professionals on healthcare reform and the affordable care act The Building Service industry is much like any other when it comes to the hot potato topic of healthcare reform.  Businesses large and small are taking a proactive approach to prepare for new [...]

By |2017-07-06T14:40:41+00:00September 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|

ESS Clean, Inc. Participating in Effingham County Relay for Life

ESS Clean, Inc. is a Diamond level sponsor for the Effingham County Relay for Life event happening at the Teutopolis Junior High track 7/12/13. ESS has branches in Effingham, Bloomington, and Urbana. All ESS branches are supporting the event in different ways from donating items to a company-wide garage sale held at our Effingham Branch [...]

By |2017-07-06T14:40:41+00:00July 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Financial Peace Class Starting January 27

Every Spring, ESS offers an opportunity for Team Members to participate in the Financial Peace University class at no cost.  This year, class starts on January 27, 2013 and will meet every Sunday evening at 6pm for nine weeks.  Contact the office to sign up.

By |2017-07-06T14:40:41+00:00December 19th, 2012|Uncategorized|

ESS Builds Community Garden for Service Day

Twenty volunteers from ESS arrived at the corner of Lierman and Washington in Urbana on Saturday August 25, to build a community garden for a struggling neighborhood.  The LNAC (Liermann Neighborhood Action Committee) has been planning a community garden for six months.  ESS stepped up to provide workspace for preparing the raised garden beds, funds [...]

By |2017-07-06T14:40:41+00:00August 26th, 2012|Uncategorized|

$10,000 in Scholarships Awarded to ESS Team

The Five Stones Foundation awarded $10,000 in scholarships for the 2012/2013 school year.  As a result of our Core Value - "Improve the Lives of our Team", ESS formed and independent scholarship foundation called the Five Stones Foundation to award scholarships each year to ESS employees and their dependents.  The goal is to help alleviate [...]

By |2017-07-06T14:40:41+00:00June 15th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Team Members Graduate Financial Peace

Seven ESS Team Members completed Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University on Saturday, April 14, 2012.  Financial Peace University is an intense training program on personal finance.  ESS offers the class every spring at no cost to all ESS employees.  The class covers BUDGETING, RELATING WITH MONEY, GETTING OUT OF DEBT, BUYING INSURANCE, NEGOTIATING GOOD DEALS, [...]

By |2017-07-06T14:40:41+00:00April 18th, 2012|Uncategorized|