Tom Johnson Camping Center Raises Over $13,800 for Shriners Hospitals for Children
Local RV dealer donates a portion of month's profits to Shriners Hospitals
Pictured Are (L-R): Gary Stroud, Tim Poteat, Martha Poteat, Tom Johnson, Lace Poteat, Tommy Johnson, Illustrious Sir H. Mike Cook, Fred Laxton and Ron Valentine.
Marion, NC (April 10, 2012) - Tom Johnson Camping Center announced today the donation of $13,841 to Shriners Hospitals for Children. Tom Johnson Camping Center set aside the month of March to be Shriners Hospitals for Children month and is donating a portion of the proceeds from March RV sales.
Tom Johnson and Gary Stroud were on hand for Tom Johnson Camping Center to present the check to the Illustrious Sir H. Mike Cook, Potentate, Oasis Shriners, Fred Laxton, Chief Rabban, Oasis Shriners and Ron Valentine, Shriners Hospital Coordinator, Oasis Shriners.
"We are extremely excited to accept this donation from Tom Johnson Camping Center," said Illustrious Sir H. Mike Cook, Potentate, Oasis Shriners. "Shriners Hospitals for Children provides care to children in many key areas and performs valuable research and instruction for the medical community and this donation goes a long way towards assisting in these efforts."
"Tom Johnson Camping Center was only able to raise these funds by the grace of our customers and hard work of our employees," said Tom Johnson, President, Tom Johnson Camping Center. "Thanks go to all of those individuals for making this possible and providing these funds to aid Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Shriners Hospitals for Children provides care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other specialized healthcare needs. In addition, they are leaders in research and the education of physicians and other healthcare professionals in caring for these medical conditions. For more information on Shriners Hospitals and how you can assist in their efforts please visit www.ShrinersHospitalsforChildren.org.
Founded in 1967, Tom Johnson Camping Center, conveniently located in Concord and Marion, North Carolina, is the inaugural recipient of the Dave Altman Number One RV Dealer Award. A Blue Ribbon award-winning dealership, Tom Johnson Camping Center is among the top-ten recreational vehicle dealerships nationwide. With expertise in sales, service, parts and rentals, Tom Johnson Camping Center offers a comprehensive selection of motorhomes, fifth wheels, travel trailers and fold downs as well as camping and rally space.