OH – April 2018 / Newsmaker Alert / Spring
has sprung! RVers who have been in winter “hibernation” start to turn their
attention to preparing their homes on wheels for the upcoming travel season.
Members of the Family Motor Coach Association
(FMCA), a Cincinnati, Ohio-based organization for RV owners, are among
those making plans for spring and summer travels.
Provides Valuable Benefits and
for RV Owners
RVers prepare for the spring travel season.
As the result
of a historic vote for the organization in 2017,
FMCA is now
welcoming all self-contained RV owners.
members look to the association to provide them with benefits and services
that enhance their travels. A vote of the membership of this group in late
2017 has made those services and benefits available to a wider audience
of RV owners.
to this vote, motorhomes — motorized RVs — had been the focus of the member-owned
club, which dates back to 1963.
asked about FMCA branching out to welcome even more RV owners to its family,
FMCA national president Jon Walker said, “We’re excited to be able to use
the expertise and knowledge FMCA has developed over the years within the
motorhome realm to now serve the needs and interests of owners of all self-contained
RVs. After all, the RV lifestyle is more about people than it is about
the equipment RVers have chosen for their travels.”
offered by FMCA include a tire-purchasing program; special member-only
rates on roadside assistance, mobile internet plans from Verizon and Sprint,
and RV insurance; a monthly magazine in print and digital formats; and
the FMCAssist Medical Emergency and Travel Assistance Plan, valued at $105
per family and included in the annual dues.
cost to join FMCA is just $60 for the first year and $50 per year thereafter.
The first-year fee includes a set of membership plates to display on one’s
RV. Multiyear dues discounts are available.
is unique among the major RV clubs, because it is the only one owned and
governed by its membership.
join or to learn more, visit FMCA.com
or call 800-543-3622 or 513-474-3622.
Family Motor Coach Association
Motor Coach Association (FMCA) is an international organization for families
who own and enjoy the use of self-contained recreation vehicles (RVs).
The association maintains its national headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio,
and currently has more than 75,000 active member families. FMCA offers
its members a number of benefits, including a subscription to its monthly
magazine; a medical emergency and travel assistance program valued at $105
per family; a tire purchasing program; group rates on a roadside assistance
program and on RV and auto insurance; and discounted rates for RV tours
and caravans. Perhaps the most important benefit of FMCA membership is
the camaraderie and friendships that develop among people enjoying the
common interest of RV travel. The organization can be reached at 513-474-3622
or 800-543-3622 and on the web at FMCA.com.
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ext. 234 or 513-474-3622