The Citrus County Sams lend a hand in west-central Florida Since the start of the Good Sam Club in 1966, members have always been eager to lend a hand, and that’s especially true among the club’s nearly 1,500 Good Sam chapters throughout the United States and Canada. Chapter members across the continent contribute thousands [...]
When is a blanket more than a blanket? When it’s a “hug.” Children in need of a reassuring hug have been receiving blankets fashioned by Georgia’s Singing Sams chapter of the Good Sam Club since 2006. That’s when chapter members first got together at an RV campout to make tied fringe blankets for the nonprofit [...]
Winnipeg’s Redboine Sams help kids battling life-threatening illnesses Since the start of the Good Sam Club in 1966, members have always been eager to lend a hand, and that’s especially true among the club’s nearly 1,500 Good Sam chapters throughout the United States and Canada. Chapter members across the continent contribute thousands of hours each [...]
When it comes to the Good Sam spirit, not even a lightning strike can deter members from doing good deeds
Thirty-three years ago, the Good Sam Club lent its support to a fledgling nonprofit known as Dogs for the Deaf. Today, Dogs for the Deaf is recognized as North America’s oldest and largest Hearing Dog institution, providing trained dogs to people with a variety of challenges, from hearing loss to autism. Over the years, the Good Sam Club has played a big part in the success of Dogs for the Deaf, now celebrating its 35th year.
What do a stray animal advocate, a couple of volunteer contractors, two disaster-relief workers and a pair of perennial do-gooders have in common? These RVing altruists have all received the Good Sam Club’s prestigious RVer of the Year award.
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Second Chance Sams share more than a love of RVing At the 1977 Spring Samboree in Belleville, Kansas, 14 Good Sam members came together to form the first Second Chance Sams chapter for RVers who’ve been given a second chance at life. The chapter was the brainchild of former firefighter A.W. “Smokey” Linn, who survived [...]
Want to have some fun and meet other RVers? Become a Camping World Goodwill Ambassador! Goodwill Ambassadors are the friendly faces who serve as Camping World’s number one contact with customers in campgrounds, at RV shows and RV rallies. They also develop positive relationships, working to continually build good rapport with both campground management and [...]
At the Peach State’s Spring Samboree in March, the South Georgia Rivers Sams staged a hotdog lunch to benefit Atlanta’s Rally Foundation for Childhood Cancer Research. Chapter members grilled and served more than 900 hot dogs over the course of the day and afterward presented a check for $1,921 to the Rally Foundation. Good Sam’s [...]
Article and photo provided courtesy of MagicValley.com The Twin Falls Good Sam Travelers Club recently donated $200 to the National Federation of the Blind of Central Idaho for the upcoming statewide convention held April 13-15 at the Red Lion Hotel Canyon Springs in Twin Falls. Pictured, from left, are Good Sam Vice-chairman Carl Kruse and President [...]