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Remembering Heroes All Year Long

Mary James, from HAYS Cleaning, Inc., presents checks to Jim Kruse. The funds will be used to purchase goods and ship boxes to troops overseas. Also pictured, Jim's granddaughter.
Mary James, from HAYS Cleaning, Inc., presents checks to Jim Kruse. The funds will be used to purchase goods and ship boxes to troops overseas. Also pictured, Jim’s granddaughter.

This past Veterans Day, HAYS Cleaning partnered with the St. Patricia Holy Name Society and local Adopt-a-Platoon member, Jim Kruse, to gather care package items for the troops. HAYS Cleaning customers and friends donated many bags of items, as well as cash donations to help purchase other items. 

While everyone seems to remember the troops during the Christmas season, Jim, and his group of volunteers, remembers them every month with regular shipments of care packages.

Read more here.

Helping Our Heroes: Past & Present

As the days of May become warmer, we are all getting ready for Memorial Day.Take advantage of this special offer by HAYS Cleaning and also consider supporting our service men and women by contributing to care packages. HAYS Cleaning, with the help of local businesses and individuals, sent 15 boxes to the troops overseas last December. We hope to send another shipment this July.


May 16, 2012 – HAYS Cleaning, Inc. is pleased to announce the “Helping Our Heroes” Past and Present Special! This event honors Memorial Day, and the many Americans who served in the United States Armed Forces, as well as recognizing Independence Day and the men and women who continue to protect our freedoms today.

In recognition of Memorial Day, HAYS Cleaning will provide a complimentary residential cleaning for Veterans of the United States Military, spouses of active servicemen and parents of veterans or servicemen. This complimentary service will include up to three (3) hours of residential housecleaning.

To take advantage of this offer, please contact HAYS Cleaning by calling 708-598-3819 or emailing mary@hayscleaning.com. Call or email by June 8, 2012, to schedule your appointment for services within 30 days. Veteran or current Military Identification must be provided in order to receive the complimentary cleaning. Limit one complimentary cleaning per household. Offer valid for new and existing residential customers. (Service to locations outside of our normal service area may be required to purchase additional service hours.)

In recognition of Independence Day, HAYS Cleaning will also be collecting Care Package items for Soldiers stationed overseas who continue to protect our freedoms. Items may be dropped off at Roberts Road Bible Church, 8419 S. Roberts Road, Justice, IL 60458, Monday-Saturday, 10am-2pm, from now through July 4, 2012. HAYS Cleaning will be sponsoring the shipment of the items to military locations. Monetary donations for the care packages may be sent to HAYS Cleaning or Roberts Road Bible Church; please make your check payble to “HAYS Cleaning, Inc.” and label your donation “Care Packages for Soldiers.”

Supporters will be listed on the “Helping Our Heroes” website, sponsored by HAYS Cleaning, at http://www.helping-our-heroes.com.

Roberts Road Bible Church is a “Light House,” located at 8419 S. Roberts Road, Justice, IL 60458. People from various backgrounds come here to be touched by the “Hero’s Hand.” For more information on the church, please call 708-598-2330 or visit http://www.rrbchurch.org.

HAYS Cleaning Inc. was established in 1979 and has grown from a hobby of owner/operator Mary James. The people at HAYS Cleaning want to make a difference, not just do a job! We believe liking what you do for “a living” delivers results our clients see and value.

HAYS Cleaning, Inc. is located at 9428 S. 78th Ct., #3, Hickory Hills, IL 60457. For more information on the “Helping Our Heroes” offer or the Care Packages, please call 708-598-3819, visit www.hayscleaning.com or email mary@hayscleaning.com.