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Over 300 Media Mentions Globally Across TV, Radio, Print & Online

For Immediate Release: IWantToMowYourLawn.com Adds Tools Helping Seniors, Veterans, Disabled & Underprivileged Persons Receive Free Yard Care from Charitable Landscapers & Individuals https://iwanttomowyourlawn.com/iwanttomowyourlawn-inc-adds-tools-helping-seniors-veterans-disabled-underprivileged-persons-receive-free-yard-care-from-charitable-landscapers-individuals/ (Published to Yahoo! Finance)

The Drew Barrymore Show


Air Date 10/25/2021

Link to Video on Drew’s website: https://www.thedrewbarrymoreshow.com/videos/why-this-man-went-from-ad-vp-to-the-face-of-a-grassroots-lawn-mowing-movement-drews-news


CBS NEWS

As seen on CBS This Morning – Saturday 8/22/2020 – National News
“Laid off ad agency VP mowing seniors’ lawns for free”

Website Link: https://www.cbsnews.com/video/laid-off-ad-agency-vp-mowing-seniors-lawns-for-free/


CNN


https://www.cnn.com/2020/09/02/us/new-jersey-man-mows-seniors-lawns-for-free-trnd/index.html

 

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The Star-Ledger
New Jersey’s largest print newspaper
1st Page Local Section

Follow-up Story “Good Samaritan Taking Good Deeds Nationwide”

Newspaper

Online Version: https://www.nj.com/togethernj/2020/12/nj-man-mowing-seniors-lawns-for-free-is-taking-his-good-deeds-nationwide.html

Re-shared by NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney: https://www.facebook.com/senatorsweeney/posts/10158859302959476

 


Washington Post – Inspired Life Section

washington post inspired life

Link to story: https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/2020/09/18/lawn-care-free-new-jersey-mow/

 

NJ.com Instagram Account

 

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NJ.com Video Feature Across Social Media


Total Landscape Care

Link to article: https://www.totallandscapecare.com/business/article/15065027/brian-schwartz-starts-free-landscaping-service-amidst-pandemic


WAYNE Magazine – Part of USA Today Network

NJ Businessman's Landscaping Nonprofit Goes Nationwide from Brian Schwartz

Distribution 26,000 Households


Fox 5 News New York & New Jersey

Link to story: https://www.fox5ny.com/news/laid-off-advertising-executive-mows-lawns-for-seniors-at-no-charge

Story via Fox NY garnered over 9,000 Upvotes on Reddit (with 96% approval rating)


LIVE! National TV – Fox & Friends

Link to video: https://video.foxnews.com/v/6188061956001#sp=show-clips


Turf Magazine

Link to article: https://www.turfmagazine.com/lawn-care/he-wants-you-to-mow-their-lawn/


ABC 7 NY – Eyewitness News

Link to website article: https://abc7ny.com/10571601/
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-&- Tweet to their Followers: https://twitter.com/ABC7NY/status/1389210675956813825?s=20


Fox 10 Arizona


The Philadelphia Inquirer – “The Upside”

Link to Story: https://www.inquirer.com/life/brian-schwartz-mows-lawn-laid-off-20201009.html

Social Media Posts:


Fox News @ Night with Shannon Bream


Green Industry Pros – “Grass Roots” Podcast


The Dad

 

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+ Link to Story on Their Website: https://www.thedad.com/dad-mows-for-free/

& Follow-up Story

 


The Record – North Jersey Newspaper

As spotlighted on the front page header and first page of local section in “The Record” -and- Herald News newspapers Sunday Edition (8/16/20) for North NJ (Part of USA Today Network / Gannett)

As seen on the homepage of NorthJersey.com
Part of USA Today / Gannett Network

Link to Article: https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/passaic/wayne/2020/08/14/out-of-work-wayne-man-mowing-lawns-elderly-no-charge/3308377001/And Here’s The Video Feature on NorthJersey.com :

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Follow-up Story by NorthJersey.com (Part of USA Today Network) – Featuring Volunteers & New Trailer

Link to story: https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/passaic/wayne/2020/09/18/brian-schwartz-mows-lawns-free-after-job-loss-inspires-others/5817907002/

+ Twitter Share on the NorthJersey Account

Print version of the follow-up story featured on the First Page of Local Section on The Record Newspaper


Morning Radio NYC – CBS 880AM

Interviewed by New York City’s WCBS 880AM Morning Show & posted to their website
https://www.radio.com/wcbs880/news/local/nj-man-starts-mowing-lawns-for-seniors-veterans-for-free

Twitter Feed


New Jersey News Network


Turf’s Up Radio


News 12 New Jersey

As Seen On The Home Page of News 12 New Jersey Website
Link to Article: http://newjersey.news12.com/clip/15083038/jersey-proud-man-laid-off-by-covid-19-will-mow-your-lawn-for-free

“Jersey Proud” TV Segment:

And follow-up segment 6 weeks later on News 12 TV

News 12 TV – In-Person Interview in Lodi, NJ

Link to story: https://newjersey.news12.com/i-want-to-inspire-others-wayne-man-volunteers-to-mow-the-lawns-of-those-in-need

Link to story: https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/passaic/wayne/2021/08/06/iwanttomowyourlawn-charity-wayne-nj-brian-schwartz-16-states/5475021001/


Real Simple (a brand of Meredith Corporation)

Link to story: https://www.realsimple.com/work-life/life-strategies/man-mows-seniors-lawns-for-free-during-pandemic


Southern Living (a brand of Meredith Corporation)

Link to article:
https://www.southernliving.com/news/lauren-laborde-volunteer-free-lawn-mowing-houston

Also posted to their Facebook wall: https://www.facebook.com/SouthernLiving/posts/10157735564771463

Syndicated to Daily Motion, 88.1 KCFY, FOX 10 TV & MSN


ABC 13 Houston

Link to article: https://abc13.com/houston-mom-lawnmower-woman-mows-lawns-for-seniors-and-veterans-mowing/7396632/

Facebook Post: https://www.facebook.com/abc13Houston/posts/10158507884594342

Picked up by: Groovin FM Radio & The Buzz on iHeart Radio, Oldies 93.5 iHeart, Magic 96.5 Radio, SunnySkyz, 106.3 the Buzz


Ashton Kutcher’s Company “A Plus”


SunnySkyz

& Follow-up Story on SunnySkyz Website



CBS News 6 ~ Over 1 Million Views


Upworthy

 

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Original Upworthy Post (2020)


Telemundo

Link to story: https://www.telemundo.com/shows/en-casa-con-telemundo/historias-de-vida/se-quedo-sin-empleo-por-la-pandemia-pero-corta-gratis-el-cesped-de-decenas-de-veteranos-tmna3833392

Landscape Management

Link to article: https://www.landscapemanagement.net/i-want-to-mow-your-lawn-website-update-allows-for-easier-participation/


The Week – Magazine (8/27/21)


The Uplift


The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Newspaper
“Inspire Atlanta” Section


Wayne Life Newspaper (circulation ~12,000 households)

As seen on Main Page of MyPaperOnline (New Jersey) Website
https://www.mypaperonline.com/wayne-man-laid-off-by-covid-19-makes-his-mission-to-mow-lawns-for-free.html

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Additional stations (TV, Radio & Online) across various states:

Cars 108 – WCRZ.com

Link: https://wcrz.com/meet-the-man-who-lost-his-job-started-mowing-lawns-for-free-video/?trackback=twitter_mobile

The Bobby Bones Show, Dax Shepard PodcastWVTM Channel 13, 4029TV.com, @vvsd_veterans, KCRA.com, KESQ TV-3, KEYT.com, KION, KSBW.com, News965.com, WESH, WFTV, WPBF.TV 25, Albany Herald, Clayton News Daily, Gwinnett Daily Post, Henry Herald, Jackson Progress-Argus, Rockdale Newton Citizen, WJCL.com, Wsbradio.com, LocalNews8.com, ABC57, KCCI Channel 8, WLKY.com, WDSU.com, WMTW.com, WBALTV.com, WCVB.com, WHDH-TV, KOOL 108 Iheart, WAPT.com, ABC 17 News, KMBC.com, KETV Omaha, Twitter Fox5Vegas, WMUR.com, KOAT.com, News Radio 770, Do You Remember by Dana Daly, My NBC5, WOR News TAlk Radio 710 HD, Wsoctv.com, WXII-12.com, WHIO, WLWT.com, Fox23, KOCO.com, NewsTalk KRMG, 106.7 The Eagle, KTVZ.com, Erie News Now, Hot 92.1, WGAL, Wpxi.com, WTAE.com, 97.5 WCOs Iheart, FOX Carolina – WHNS 21, WYFF 4.com, WGOWam, WRCB-TV 3, KVIA.com, WBAP, 95.7 The Jet, MSN.com, CBS 58 News, Wisn.com, WeavingCommunity, More Radio Station Mentions: Power 88 Alabama, KOA-AM (Radio), WTVN-AM (Radio), KOGO-AM (Radio), KXNT NewsRadio 840, The Big 870, FM News 101 KXL, News/Talk 92.3 KTAR, NewsRadio 1040 WHO, KFBK-AM (Radio), WOAI-AM (Radio), KGMI News/Talk 790 (Radio), KMOX-AM (Radio), KLBJ-AM (Radio), Fox News, WRKO AM 680, WGMD-FM (Radio), KIRO-AM (Radio), CNN International (US), WDBO-FM (Radio), WOKV-AM (Radio), WIBC-FM, KINK Radio, WWJ-DET (CBS), K13XD (CBS), KTHV (CBS), KXLJ, KTVL (CBS), KIRO-SEA (CBS), KDBC (CBS), CBS 4 Valley Central, KFDM (CBS), KGPE-FRES (CBS), KBAK (CBS), WHLT (CBS), KTVN (CBS), WJTV (CBS), KOIN-POR (CBS), KCOY-SBA (CBS), KVAL (CBS), KEPR (CBS), KPSP (CBS), KELO (CBS), WMDN (CBS), WTVR-RIC (CBS), KBNZ, KCLO (CBS), KXLH (CBS), WUSA-DC (CBS), KGWC (CBS), WBBJ-DT3 (CBS), KXGN (CBS), KRCG (CBS), WNKY CBS 40, KMEG (CBS), KJNB Northeast Arkansas CBS, KFMB-SD (CBS), KRTV (CBS), KBZK (CBS), WBZ-BOS (CBS), KFSM (CBS), KHSL-CR (CBS), KREM (CBS), KPAX (CBS), KPHO-PHX (CBS), Delta CBS, KTVQ (CBS), KVIQ (CBS), KOVR-SAC (CBS), KLAS-LV (CBS), KSWT (CBS), KDKA-PIT (CBS), KXMC (CBS), WJAX, CBS Lake Charles, WKMG-ORD (CBS), KMOV-STL (CBS), KENS-SAT (CBS), KPIX, KPIX-SF (CBS), WFOR-MIA (CBS), WBBM-CHI (CBS), WDJT-MILW (CBS), WBNS-CBO (CBS), KEYE-AUS (CBS), WPEC (CBS), WFSB-HFD (CBS), WINK-FTM (CBS), WHBF-DAV (CBS), KHQA (CBS), WTSP-TB (CBS), KCTV-KC (CBS), WFMY (CBS), KUTV-SLC (CBS), KHOU-HOU (CBS), WTOL (CBS), KIMT (CBS), WISC (CBS), KZTV (CBS), KCNC-DEN (CBS), WKRG (CBS), WAKA (CBS), KYW-PHI (CBS), KCCI-DM (CBS), KRQE-ABQ (CBS), WCIA (CBS), KDLH (CBS), WGCL-ATL (CBS), WKBT (CBS), KGAN-IOW (CBS), WTTV (CBS), KLBK (CBS), KWTX-WAC (CBS), WMBD (CBS), WMAZ (CBS), KCBS-LA (CBS), KMTV (CBS), WOWK (CBS), KIDK (CBS), KYTX (CBS), KOTV (CBS), WCBI (CBS), KBOI (CBS), WWL-NO (CBS), WNCN-RAL (CBS), WCCO-MIN (CBS), KTAB (CBS), KOLR (CBS), WJMN (CBS), KOAM (CBS), WVNS (CBS), KTVT-DAL (CBS), KLFY (CBS), KREX (CBS), WFRV (CBS), WCBS-NY (CBS), CBS 41, WTRF (CBS), KSYC 103.9 FM, Fox 12 Oregon


PIVOT: Paying it Forward – Short Film Documentary


International Coverage

Poland TV24 affiliate Toteraz


Huffington Post UK

“A Minute of Kindness”

Link to the segment here: https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/a-minute-of-kindness-mowing-lawns-for-the-elderly-and-veterans_uk_5f68dc77c5b6f7e41b0004fd

and posted to their official Facebook Page

Canada

4 Print Newspapers: Toronto Sun, Edmonton Sun, Winnipeg Sun & Calgary Sun

I Want To Mow Your Lawn! Story featured in 4 Canadian Newspapers from Brian Schwartz
I Want To Mow You Lawn! Story featured in 4 Canadian Newspapers from Brian Schwartz

Spain

Córdoba Buenas Noticias

Link to article: https://www.cordobabn.com/articulo/buenas-noticias/lauren-laborde-dedica-cortar-cesped-personas-mayores-forma-gratuita/20201030184540064741.html

Argentina

Link to story: https://www.grupolaprovincia.com/interes-general/por-la-pandemia-perdio-su-empleo-se-reinvento-y-ahora-corta-el-pasto-gratis-a-los-abuelos-564033

Austria

Die Ganze Woche, a popular weekly Austrian magazine completely in German language w/ circulation over 400,000 readers in Austria. 11/18/20
1st Page & 2nd page | English translation including audio clip recordings

 





 

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