Bill and Kristin Fenech increased their personal donation to the RV Learning Center by $5,000, making their total lifetime contribution $57,500.
According to a press release, the Fenechs have been supporters of the RV Learning Center since 2004. Bill Fenech is co-owner of Grand Design RV Company and a longtime executive with several divisions of Thor Industries Inc.
The annual fundraising campaign allows investment in new technology to keep learning affordable, flexible and relevant. Other recent contributors are listed on the RV Learning Center’s website.
“The Fenechs’ generous gift shows their understanding of, and commitment to, the role of education in the future of our industry,” said RV Learning Center Chairman Jeff Pastore of Hartville RV Center in Ohio. “Their continuing support helps secure affordable education for our dealership staff now and for years to come.”
Donations to the RV Learning Center fund programs encompass webinars on current topics, training and certification for dealership staff, essential publications and learning guides, along with the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) Convention/Expo. A printable form for online donations can be accessed here.
The RV Learning Center is a tax exempt organization as described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions may be tax deductible as charitable donations.