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Press Release: Clean Express Auto Wash Celebrates Solon Grand Opening by Giving Away 2,500 Free Car Washes; Raises $14,300 to Benefit the Solon Benevolent Fund

Cleveland, Ohio, July 16, 2021Clean Express Auto Wash recently celebrated the Grand Opening of its sixth Greater Cleveland location with 10 days of free car washes and a monetary donation campaign for the Solon Benevolent Fund (SBF) at 34235 Aurora Rd. in Solon. Throughout the Grand Opening period, Clean Express Auto Wash gave away more than 2,590 free car washes at a retail value of more than $46,620 and collected $14,311.43 in monetary donations for the Solon Benevolent Fund.

During the Grand Opening, Clean Express Auto Wash offered a free signature “Clean-est” car wash ($18 value) to every customer in exchange for a monetary donation to the Solon Benevolent Fund. Clean Express Auto Wash also offered discounted retail gift cards with all proceeds donated back to the SBF.

“The incredible Solon Benevolent Fund volunteers worked alongside our team throughout the entire 10 days of our campaign, and because of this dual effort we are grateful to present to them this record-breaking Grand Opening donation,” said John Roush, Express Wash Concepts CEO. “We entered the Cleveland market just under a year ago, and it’s amazing to see just how successful this brand is not only in terms of customer experience, but the overall impact we are having with local non-profit organizations.”

The Solon Benevolent Fund’s mission is to improve the lives of children, seniors and needy within the Solon community. As an all-volunteer charity, the SBF has granted more than $350,000 to individuals and organizations in need since its inception. The Solon Benevolent Fund annually helps hundreds of community members through referrals by the Solon Senior Center, Solon City Schools, and religious institutions, as well as providing college and vocational scholarships and assistance to local food pantries. SBF Board members evaluate requests for assistance and disbursements are made throughout the year based upon the merit of each application.

Clean Express Auto Wash is Greater Cleveland’s newest, premier express car wash with 11 locations currently open or under construction. Clean Express Auto Wash currently operates washes at 3606 Carnegie Ave. in Cleveland, 4365 Mayfield Rd. in South Euclid, 18170 Bagley Rd. in Middleburg Heights, 5720 Broadview Rd. in Parma and 9475 State Rte 14 in Streetsboro. Five additional locations in Eastlake, Elyria, Maple Heights, Strongsville and a second Parma location are slated to open by early 2022.

About Clean Express Auto Wash: Clean Express Auto Wash is Greater Cleveland’s newest, premier express car wash with 11 locations either open or currently under construction. Clean’s fast, high-quality and environmentally friendly car washes are 100% satisfaction guaranteed, and available in three options: Clean ($7), Clean-er ($12) and the signature Clean-est ($18). The Monthly Unlimited Wash Club, starting at just $20 a month per vehicle offers unlimited car washes at any Clean Express Auto Wash location. For more information, locations and hours, please visit

About the Solon Benevolent Fund: Founded in 2005, the Solon Benevolent Fund provides financial assistance to a wide variety of Solon programs, institutions and individuals in need. These include, but are not limited to, school programs, religious organizations, families and community groups. Requests for assistance are carefully reviewed by the Board of Directors at monthly meetings. For more information, please visit

About Express Wash Concepts: Express Wash Concepts is the parent company of Central Ohio-based Moo Moo Express Car Wash, Dayton, Ohio-based Flying Express Car Wash, Greater Cleveland-based Clean Express Auto Wash, Toledo-based Meyers Auto Wash and Virginia-based Green Clean Express Auto Wash. With 45 locations and rapidly growing, Express Wash Concepts’ portfolio of award winning, premier express car washes are 100% satisfaction guaranteed. For more information, please visit