Soil-Away recently contributed to and participated in the Annual David Horst Memorial FCA Open. The “best-ball” charity golf tournament took place at Manchester Country Club. Team Soil-Away was proud to bring home the trophy for the first time. The team consisted of
Soil-Away employee, Debbie Hurley, has been part of the Amherst Garden Club for the past several years. The mission of the club is to provide educational resources and networking opportunities for members to promote the love of gardening, civic landscaping and environmental responsibility. The members have a wonderful time gardening together and being involved in the beautification of local private areas. All are welcome to join the club.
Do you own or manage a business in New Hampshire? Are you a sales professional? If so make sure to tune into Marketing Mojo Radio. Every week the show features advice and professional interviews focusing specifically on marketing your business. Recently, Josh Solloway of Soil-Away Cleaning & Restoration was featured. “The principles for marketing our water and fire restoration services are applicable across numerous markets and professions,” states Solloway. “It comes down to building relationships and having a passion for what you do.”
Soil-Away is proud to be working with Make-A-Wish again this year. On Thursday, May 8th company representative, Josh Solloway, will be captaining a table at the 6th Annual Breakfast of Wishes in Manchester. This event is aims to build awareness of the organization’s mission, showcase their positive impact on the New Hampshire community, and raise money to support their cause.
This is the third consecutive year that Solloway has participated in the event as a table captain. “Make-A-Wish had a huge impact on my family when they supported my baby cousin during her battle with Neuroblastoma,” explains Solloway. “Our family cannot thank the organization enough and we will never stop supporting the entire Make-A-Wish team and wish families.”
Last year, the event included revealing 4-year-old Hailey’s wish to be a cowgirl. At the event, Hailey and her father were showered with gifts from Make-A-Wish volunteers preparing them for their trip to a Colorado Dude Ranch and Hailey’s transformation into a cowgirl. One of the most memorable moments was when wish child Meghan sang “The Climb” to attendees, showing her strength through her battle with her illness.
The Make-A-Wish mission is to “serve a unique and vital, role in helping strengthen and empower children battling life-threatening medical conditions.”
If you are interested in attending this event or donating to Make-A-Wish, please contact Josh at 603-641-6555. The event is Thursday, May 8th from 7:30-8:30am at the Best Western Executive Court Banquet Facility in Manchester, NH.
Please join Soil-Away as we support our good friends at The Dry Cleaner by Val in their quest to raise $10,000 for Brigham and Women Hospital through the March of Dimes. Team Dry Cleaner by Val will be walking on May 10th in Boston for this great cause. March of Dimes Mission is “to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth, and infant mortality.”
The Dry Cleaner by Val is dedicated to this cause because of a recent miracle within their family. Richard and Gracielle Swanson had a premature son born at 26 weeks weighing in at 2.5 pounds. The Brigham and Women Hospital’s NICU team helped support baby Roy until he grew healthy and was able to go home. Please learn more and DONATE HERE!
In an effort to boost company awareness and community involvement in the Greater Manchester region, Soil-Away is teaming up with the Girard At Large radio show. Host Rich Girard broadcasts live from Manchester every weekday from 6-9am on WLMW 90.7 FM New Hampshire Family Radio. Soil-Away is sponsoring the weekly History Segment on Tuesdays at 7:40am and will have 30-second spots on other days of the week.
The relationship between Rich Girard and the Soil-Away team was born from the Hooksett Chamber of Commerce of which both are members. “We are excited to start working with the show,” explains Josh Solloway of Soil-Away. “Rich is a motivated and energetic radio host and member of the community. It will be a fun and productive experience.”
The mission of Girard At Large is “To connect local people, places and things.” Their motto is “News from our own backyard.”
Please remember to tune in to Girard At Large (90.7 FM) every Tuesday morning at 7:40am to hear Soil-Away’s sponsored segment.
Soil-Away Director of Client Services, Josh Solloway, recently served as a volunteer judge at the New Hampshire DECA State Career Development Conference. The annual event took place at the Radisson Center of NH in Manchester on February 13th. It drew hundreds of high school business students from around the state. Student participants competed in various events testing their entrepreneurial, management, and marketing skills.
“This was my second consecutive year participating as a judge,” states Solloway. “It is such a great opportunity for the students to challenge themselves and really learn a lot that they can apply to everyday life and their future.”
DECA’s mission is to “prepare emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.” They are a “non-profit career-tech organization for high school students who are enrolled in marketing, business, and business related courses. It is a curriculum based, leadership focused organization which offers students a chance to develop their business, entrepreneurial, and management skills as well as develop social and team building capabilities.”
Soil-Away founder, Jack Solloway, was recently recognized by the New Hampshire Chapter of the Special Olympics for his faithful support of the organization. Jack has supported the organization through sponsorship since 2000. “The Special Olympics is an important partner of the community,” states Jack. “They have a great mission and it is a privilege to have supported them for so many years.”
The mission of Special Olympics New Hampshire “is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.”
To learn more about Special Olympics New Hampshire visit their website
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Last night, with single-digit temperatures, members of the Soil-Away team volunteered to ring the bell for the Salvation Army at the Mall of New Hampshire in Manchester. Set up at the lower Macy’s entrance, Founder- Jack Solloway, Director of Client Services- Joshua Solloway, and Sales Manager- Neil Mishkit encouraged shoppers to show their generosity during the holiday shopping. “It was great to see everyone supporting the Salvation Army,” stated Neil. “While it was very cold, most people did not hesitate to donate.”
The Soil-Away Team has made volunteering for the Salvation Army an annual tradition. “Serving the community is a big part of what we do,” explains Jack. “Year-after-year, ringing the bell is a lot of fun. And obviously it is for a great cause!”
Hooksett, NH – Over 75 local business professionals attended the Hooksett Chamber’s after-hours networking event at Soil-Away this past Wednesday. Attendees were able to make new connections and deepen relationships with neighboring businesses and organizations. One organization to greatly benefit was the Make-A-Wish Foundation of NH. Soil-Away worked with Director of Philanthropy, Jason Tremblay, to run a 50/50 raffle. Doug Porior of Umbral Technologies won the raffle which he promptly donated back to the non-profit. Other parties that sponsored the event include the NH Fisher Cats, Drinkable Arts, The Dry Cleaner by Val’s, and Anytime Fitness. Food was catered by High Street Farm House (Goffstown), Klemm’s Bakery (Windham), and members of the Soil-Away Family.