The Ross Group of companies, which includes Ross Environmental Services, Inc., Ross Incineration Services, Inc. and Ross Transportation Services, Inc., hosted their first-ever Holiday Open House on Wednesday, December 13th from 5:30 to 7:30pm.
The family friendly event, aimed at bringing Ross associates, their families and neighbors together for a jolly good time. The night featured holiday music, hot cocoa and cookies for all, a Dear Santa letter writing station and more.
Attendees were also able to snap photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Photographs were taken in front of a Christmas tree surrounded by presents donated by Ross associates to kids of all ages in Lorain County Children Services programs. This marks the 12th year the companies have participated in this program. Associates from all three companies sponsor a child and the purchases and wraps items on their wish list.
“The Ross Group of companies participate in the Lorain County Children Services’ Caring Tree program because we understand that being stewards in the community is very important,” said Justis Clifford, Senior Corporate Communications Specialist for Ross Environmental Services, Inc. “One of our sayings is ‘What We Do Matters’ and that applies for what we do in our business, the community and the planet. During the holiday season, our associates look forward to shopping for the children to help make their holidays a little brighter. It’s an honor and privilege for us to give back.”