DEERFIELD BEACH, FL – date – Coverall North America, Inc., one of the leading franchisors in the commercial cleaning industry, today announced it has awarded more than $750,000 in college scholarships over the past 15 years. Starting in 2005, Coverall created The Coverall Foundation Scholarship Program, providing scholarships to the children of its independent franchised business owners. This year, Coverall presented 31 scholarships, exceeding $46,000.
“The Coverall family is proud to be in a position to help the children of our hard-working franchised business owners pursue their dream of higher education,” said Shirley Klein, Coverall’s Chief Operations Officer.
Coverall is committed to supporting its network of more than 8,000 independent franchised business owners by providing comprehensive training, support and business tools. And, Coverall is dedicated to helping them, and their families, thrive in their local communities. The scholarship program is an added benefit the company takes great pride in.
“During these unprecedented times, it is important to offer additional assistance where possible,” added Klein. “It is our hope that these scholarships will make a difference in the lives of these students.” Our Coverall Foundation Scholarship Program is something we can do for the children of our franchised business owners who are committed to creating jobs in their local communities, while running the businesses that support their families.”
The Foundation has awarded over 200 scholarships since its inception to students from across the country. High school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are dependents of Coverall® franchised business owners, who have been in the Coverall System for at least one-year are eligible to apply. Applicants must have a B, or 3.0, GPA and by applying as a full-time student to an accredited, non-profit college, university or vocational/technical school in the United States.
About Coverall North America, Inc.
Since its inception in 1985, Coverall North America, Inc. has grown into a leading franchised brand, licensing thousands of entrepreneurs to operate independent commercial cleaning franchised businesses using the Coverall® brand and system. In 2008, Coverall launched its proprietary Health-Based Cleaning System® Program, and in 2014, introduced the Coverall Core 4® Process, demonstrating its dedication to continuous innovation and leadership on behalf of its franchisees. Coverall’s unique process combines advanced cleaning technologies and tools, hospital-grade disinfectants, professional training programs, business support services, and a passion for healthy cleaning. System-wide, more than 8,000 Franchised Businesses provide the Coverall cleaning system and services to over 50,000 customers across 90 markets. For more information, visit www.coverall.com to schedule a virtual or in-person meeting.