Thor companies to hold RV events at clubs

ELKHART, Ind. — Boys and Girls Clubs of Elkhart County is working with Thor Industries and its subsidiaries to provide four RV Day events for club members this summer.

The series of four fun and educational events will take place at Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County club locations in Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury and Nappanee. The first event was held in June and was hosted by Heartland RV.

Each of the four events is being produced by a local Thor Industries subsidiary — Heartland RV, Jayco, Keystone RV and Thor Motor Coach — and provide fun, giveaways and educational opportunities for Boys & Girls Club members

Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County announced that Thor Industries Inc. and its subsidiaries, Heartland Recreational Vehicles LLC, Jayco Inc., Keystone RV Co., and Thor Motor Coach, will be hosting the second of four “RV Day” events for local club members on July 10.

The second event will will take place at Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County’s Middlebury Clubhouse from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jayco is presenting this event and it will mark the company’s 50th year in business. Jayco is planning to bring three RVs to the Middlebury Clubhouse for Boys & Girls Club members to see. Members will learn about the different types of RVs, hear about the kinds of jobs available at Jayco and Thor, and learn more about the impact the RV industry, and Thor Industries, in particular, has on the community.

Boys & Girls Club members also will build model RVs in the LEGO Challenge and show off their creativity by participating in an RV art contest. The event will feature activities and games for all age groups, including corn-hole and a photo booth. Jayco team members will run the games and activities and the company will provide birthday cake and bottled water for club members.



For more than 60 years, Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County has been inspiring and empowering young people to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. The organization serves more than 5,000 young people through club membership and community outreach.

SOURCE: Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County press release


Ronnie Wendt

Ronnie Wendt

Ronnie Wendt has been a writer/editor for more than 25 years, working in law enforcement, aviation, supply chain and the RV industry. She's not a stranger to RVs, however. She grew up camping, and still camps as many weekends as she can every year. She is the owner of In Good Company Communications and can be reached at

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