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…

2012 Scholarship Recipients

By Herb & Marie Petersen, National Scholarship Directors NCHA (FCRV) Scholarship, Inc. has awarded 11 scholarships, up from 8 last year. The total amount of awards is $12,000. 29 applications were sent out with 15 returned to Scholarship Management Service. All selections were reviewed by the FCRV Scholarship Board with a few changes made. No…

2012 Chapter of the Year – Alf Campers

Illinois chapter Alf Campers of the greater St. Louis Area earned the honor of “FCRV Chapter of the Year for 2012.”  The award goes to the chapter that excels in participation in programs of Family Campers & RVers, community activities, and publicity. The chapter did various conservation projects throughout the year such as Adopt-a-Highway, Cardinals…

2012 National Plaque Winners

  Plaques are the highest award given by the organization. Plaques are awarded only to member individuals or families who have contributed outstanding service to FCRV.  This year’s recipients are: Jack & Sonya Smye from Hamilton, Ontario, have been members since 1980. Most recently Jack has been on the Board of Trustees for the past…

2012 National Citation Winners

National Citations are second to the highest award given by the organization. Citations are awarded to member individuals or families who have contributed beyond the normal call of duty to members or chapters in their area. This year’s winners are: Carol & Mike Burns (NY) Carol & Mike Burns from Nelliston, New York, have been…

2012 Lifesaving Award – Dale Berg

Dale Berg, Wisconsin It is many people’s idea of a worst-nightmare car crash: – No real signs of an accident, save for the fresh skid marks that most drivers would barely even register as they drive over them on their morning commute. Those who did see them, might ask themselves, “Were those there before?” or…