2013 Awards Committee Recognition & Thanks

Thank you to this year’s Award Committee for their work in selecting our award recipients!  The committee is formed by the Vice President of Operations and is approved by the Trustees for vetting the National Award Nominations and selecting the 2013 Award Recipients.  The committee includes a previous plaque recipient, an executive board member, and…

2013 National Plaque Recipients

The National Plaque is the highest award given by the organization and are awarded only to member individuals or families who have contributed outstanding service to Family Campers.  A maximum of five plaques can be give per year.  This year’s award committee selected two member families for this honor: Jim & Priscilla Paul Jim &…

2013 National Citation Recipients

Awarded to member individuals or families who have contributed beyond the normal call of duty to members or chapters in their area, Citations are second to the highest award given by Family Campers & RVers. We awarded three winners this year: Jean & Jim Keenleyside (ONT) Jim & Jean Keenleyside of Ontario, Canada, have been members…

2013 President’s Public Service Award

Beverly and Bill Jordan of Sidney, Iowa, received this year’s President’s of Public Service Award.  Having been members since 1972, Bev and Bill have given many years of service to Family Campers & RVers. Humanitarian Efforts As representatives of FCRV, they have done clean up projects at Stuhr Museum in Grand Island Nebraska for seven…

Miss FCRV 2013

                        Miss FCRV 2013 Hannah Robb can sing opera and belt out a Taylor Swift number.                             [Photo by Ron Standiford] Fourteen-year-old Hannah Robb of Louisville, Kentucky, was selected from a field of 13 to be Miss FCRV 2013 at…

2013 Miss FCRV Pageant

– Photos by Ron Standiford – The 2013 Miss FCRV Pageant was held Tuesday, July 16th at Campvention in Amana, Iowa.  After  morning interviews and an afternoon of talent, the evening portion of the pageant began with the 13 candidates and escorts entering from the back of the audience, dancing to “Its Gonna be a…

2013 Campvention Activities

Campvention goers enjoyed the Amana Colonies area of Iowa, especially the shops and restaurants.  The level grounds of the Event Center, originally built for agricultural fairs and nestled between corn fields, was a perfect setting for all Campvention 2013 activities.  Being so close to Iowa City, several took the tour of the Iowa City Ronald…