July 25, 2018   /    www.arvc.org
In This Issue:
Reader's Digest Names "Best RV Parks in Every State"
Congratulations to the 23 ARVC Member-Parks That Made the List!

With the popularity of RVing on the rise (more than 550,000 units sold in 2017!), seems as though just about every publication on the newsstand is writing about where to go and what to do.
Now Reader's Digest has gotten in on the action by coming out with their list of the "Best RV Parks in Every State."
ARVC is proud to have 23 of the parks named to the list as members of the ARVC community!
RV Roadtrip Takes Al Roker to ARVC Member-Park in Maine
Sagadahoc Bay Campground hosts Today Show segment

Anyone watching the Today Show yesterday morning would have likely caught a glimpse of Sagadahoc Bay Campground in Georgetown, Maine.
The ARVC member-park owned by Pat and Eric Kosalka, hosted Al Roker and Craig Melvin who are celebrating the outdoors by traveling the country in an RV.
OHCE Session Preview:
Improve Your Campground By Welcoming Complaints
Last Week's Most Popular Stories:

Avoid Frivolous Lawsuits with Campground Immunity Law
Accidents happen at campgrounds all the time. It's just part of camping. It's what happens after an accident that can be a body blow to you and the future of your campground. Frivolous lawsuits happen with regularity and ARVC is focused on providing a solution for all our members by fighting hard for campground immunity laws. GET STARTED IN YOUR STATE

Applications Now Being Accepted for New 20 Group
From visiting other campgrounds around the country to having your campground professionally critiqued in a constructive manner, the list is endless as to what a campground gains once it joins a 20 Group.   LEARN MORE ABOUT JOINING A 20 GROUP!
Getting to Know the ARVC Staff
ARVC Welcomes New Leader of Education and ARVC Foundation
President and CEO Paul Bambei recently announced the  hiring  of Paula Horwitz  as  ARVC 's  director of education  and events , and executive direct or of the ARVC Foundation.  
Paula  joined the ARVC team  in mid-July  after serving  most recently as director of education for The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation in Denver, where she oversaw the development and execution of all educational programming and curriculum . Previously, she
 served  two  years as  manager of instructional design for the Colorado State University-Global Campus Paula   has a bachelors in English literature from Penn State, a  Masters in liberal studies  from the University of Denver and a Masters in curriculum and instructional design from the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs.
"Paula is exactly what ARVC  and the ARVC Foundation  need  as we strategically look at our educational programs of the future.  Clearly, members are asking for fast-pace d, video-based online training tools that can be easily accessed at their convenience and Paula perfectly fits the bill.  Look forward to seeing ARVC turn a new page in the educational arena , starting with a first glance  at OHCE in November."  
Please join us in welcoming Paula  to this all-important responsibility of taking ARVC's education , events   and the ARVC Foundation to new heights. To contact Paula , send her an email at   phorwitz@arvc.org or call her at 303-681-0401 x120