President’s Letter June 2018
I wish to thank the following Rogue Valley Corvettes members for stepping forward to distribute RVC “Fall Classic” literature/registrations at recent car show events: Roger Puhl, Tony Wiggins, Morris Chamberlain, Dave Guches, and Karen McQueen. Tony Wiggins and John Warren have also done a great job in promoting trophy and plaque sales for the Fall Classic on September 8th at Bigham Knoll Campus in Jacksonville, but they need your assistance as well. There have been many positive comments received in the distribution of our flyers and trophy sales efforts regarding the outstanding job RVC does in presenting this car show and our efforts to assist Skills-USA as well as the Klamath Community College Automotive & Diesel Mechanics programs. RVC take great pride in assisting these vocational programs for our Southern Oregon youth and we presented $9,000 in scholarship funds to these schools from last years Fall Classic. We expect local TV Channels 10 & 12 to attend Fall Classic 2018 for coverage and interviews as well. Your RVC Board of Trustees have met many times in recent months to insure a successful event and great appreciation goes to John Warren, Tony Wiggins, and Marilyn Pack for their invaluable assistance and extraordinary efforts.
I would like to welcome Bill & Brenda Carpenter as our newest members to the RVC family. In addition, Cal & Donna Garo are expected to be joining RVC in the near future with their beautiful 2003 C5 Anniversary Coupe. Cal has spent the last 27 years in coaching kids in football, track & field, and baseball. He has spent thousands of hours in that endeavor and he’s anxious to be a part of Rogue Valley Corvettes.
The RVC calendar is loaded with events that you don’t want to miss which include Drive your Corvette to Lunch, Day-trip to Sporthaven Marina, and the 4th of July Parade in Central Point. The activities list goes on and on so let’s continue to make those “Corvette Memories” together with these fun filled events. The July 14th RVC meeting is really special as John & Sharon open up their fabulous home to RVC members and we have a very informative presentation by Meguiar’s Products Senior Area Sales Manager, Terry Richards, on Corvette detailing scheduled for that meeting.