ARVC Foundation

About the ARVC Foundation

The ARVC Foundation is a 501(c)3 charitable nonprofit organization established for the purpose of advocating and advancing professionalism in RV park and campground management and practices. The ARVC Foundation's mission is to develop and deliver the Gold Standard in education programs for the enhancement of the Outdoor Hospitality industry.


The ARVC Foundation works continuously to design and develop educational offerings that allow members of the outdoor hospitality industry opportunities to enhance their skill sets to advance their knowledge base and further their careers.



The ARVC Foundation is proud to offer scholarships to assist individuals in participating in education opportunities such as the annual Outdoor Hospitality Conference and Expo (OHCE) and the National School of RV Park and Campground Management.



There are many ways you can donate to the ARVC Foundation! Make a direct contribution online now or participate in either the spring or fall auction. Contributions may qualify as a tax deduction.


Disaster Relief

Many parks across the U.S. have recently been impacted by natural disasters. Donate to help the ARVC Foundation provide these parks with much needed and immediate financial support. LEARN MORE


Get Involved

The ARVC Foundation is looking for individuals or companies willing to lend their time, talents, and expertise to help the Foundation further its goals in the areas of education, fundraising and communications.


Board of Trustees

The ARVC Foundation is led by a volunteer board of trustees comprised of voting members of ARVC. The board guides the Foundation staff on areas such as education development and community service.

Meet the Trustees

What does the
ARVC Foundation Do?

  • Develops and enhances curriculum for ARVC education programs
  • Operates the National School of RV Park and Campground Management
  • Offers multiple learning options, including classroom study and online learning
  • Awards scholarships to attend the educational events and programs Supports the industry by providing emergency assistance to parks impacted by natural disasters