In the Community
As a family owned and operated company with decades of history in the great state of Texas, ABC Home & Commercial Services prides itself on being an active community partner and a fun and family-friendly place for its employees to work. Take a look at some of the important community events and fun company activities our employees and their families have been a part of, and get to know the great people that keep ABC Home & Commercial Services running strong.
If you know about an important community event ABC should be a part of, please tell Bobby about it.
Season For Caring - December, 2011
ABC lended a hand to the Ruiz family to make their home bed bug and pest free. You can read more about the effort from the Austin American Statesmen.
ABC & The Austin Heart Walk - October, 2011
ABC employees got together to raise money and walk in support of the American Heart Association at the annual Austin Heart Walk. This year's event raised nearly $600,000.
Official Moo'ver – July, 2011
As an Official Moo'ver of CowParade Austin, ABC's dedicated employees have been tirelessly picking up and delivering cows around Austin, all in an effort to raise money for the Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas.
Entertaining the Kids – March, 2011
The ultimate in Pest Control apparel. Pest Division Manager Brian Kelly entertains his nieces at home… with real lizards! Kids, don't try this at home!
ABC Anteaters are Softball Champions! – July, 2010
ABC Home & Commercial Services' own ABC Anteaters won 1st Place in the men's division of the summer 1 season of the City of Austin Parks & Recreation's softball league. Pictured left to right are: (Top) Alfred Alvarado, Roland Diaz, Manuel Gonzalez, Richard Mendoza, Renee Salazar, and Brandon Skrabanek; (Bottom) Javier Gamboa, Walker Hale, and Jay Lee Hill. Congrats guys!
ABC's Coloring Book for Kids – July, 2010
From Anteaters to Yellowjackets, this one's for the kids. Click on the coloring book to download and print it, then get the crayons ready!
Austin Tour de Cure – May, 2010
Helping the American Diabetes Association in the fight against diabetes.
ABC proudly supported the American Diabetes Association's Tour de Cure ride with over 50 employees turning out to volunteer at or ride in the event and help fund research efforts to fight against and cure diabetes.
Bike MS 150 – May, 2010
One hundred rides. One destination: A world free of MS.
Bobby and the ABC family cycled hard at this event to raise money and awareness in the fight against multiple sclerosis. Thanks to all the riders and volunteers for their hard work to support this effort.
Potluck Lunch – January, 2010
Andy the Anteater heard there were some great cooks in the ABC office and sat down with the ABC family to enjoy a potluck luncheon and see if the rumors were true. Results: Tasty!
Brothers in Arms: Ride for Charity – May - July, 2009
The Jenkins Brothers – Bobby, Raleigh and Dennis – set out in the summer of 2009 to embark on the Brothers in Arms: Ride for Charity, an epic 2,380 mile, 42-day journey from Austin to Calgary, Canada. The ride was a recreation of one that Bobby took one summer while he was in college. This time, the brothers used the ride as a means to raise money for three of their favorite charities. Bobby dedicated his ride to Caritas, raising over $73,000 for this important organization that works to fight hunger, homelessness, and poverty in Austin.
In the Kitchen at Caritas – May, 2009
In the spirit of giving back, ABC employees worked hard to prepare and serve meals in the Caritas Community Kitchen to help feed the hungry in the Austin community. Thanks to all who volunteered to put their time in to this worthy cause.