There is an upbeat article by Haya El Nasser in the June 2, 2010, USA TODAY about the joys of RVing.
It features retired Green Bay Packers football player Gilbert Brown who “was introduced to recreational vehicles when his Gilbert Brown Foundation, which contributes to 144 children’s charities, partnered with the Wisconsin Association of Campground Owners to raise money. Every time a campground hosted a fundraiser, he would go,” states the article.
“Brown now owns an RV and has inspired friends to do the same. He encourages people — especially those in urban areas — to at least try it once. ‘Get the kids outdoors instead of sitting in the house playing PlayStation,’ he says.”
Read the full article in the June 2, 2010, edition of USA TODAY.
Photo: Retired NFL star Gilbert Brown, his wife, Carla, and their children, from left, Jada, Jamil and Jesse enjoy jumping in their recreational vehicle and going someplace to camp. by Darren Hauck for USA TODAY