R.V. Evans Company Presents Donation to the Folds of Honor
Date Posted: 7/21/2016
INDIANAPOLIS, IN: R.V. Evans Company, with the support of its employees, customers, and vendors, raised $3,250 for the Folds of Honor Foundation and was pleased to present the check to Mike Daggett of Folds of Honor on July 21st, 2016 at the R.V. Evans Sales & Service branch office in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Each year, R.V. Evans Company selects a charity to support, and this year employees voted to support Folds of Honor as their charity of choice for 2016. "As in years past, we feel privileged to help raise awareness and offer others a chance to be a part of making a difference to those families who have given so much for our Country. Folds of Honor provides a wonderful opportunity to extend the gift of education to spouses and children of America's fallen and wounded soldiers. I am honored and proud to stand beside those at our company who voted to support such a noble mission this year. We thank all of our employees, customers, and vendors who rallied together to show their support by donating and joining R.V. Evans Company as we stood with the folds" said Kelly Evans, President at R.V. Evans Company.
About the Folds of Honor Foundation
Folds of Honor, based in Owasso, OK, is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization with a mission to empower military families by providing educational scholarships and other assistance for the children and spouses of military service men and women killed or disabled while serving our great nation. Major Dan Rooney, a former F-16 pilot in the Oklahoma Air National Guard, founded Folds of Honor in 2007, and more than 10,000 educational scholarships have been awarded.
Folds of Honor Mission Statement: Honoring their sacrifice, educating their legacy. Of the one million-plus dependents adversely affected by deployments, nearly nine out of 10 do not qualify for federal scholarship assistance. Since 2007, the Folds of Honor has carried forth this singular, noble mission. To close the gap, providing educational support to spouses and children of America's fallen and wounded soldiers. For more information or to make a donation, visit https://www.foldsofhonor.org
About R.V. Evans Company
Established in 1937, R.V. Evans Company, with locations in Decatur, IL, Earth City, MO, and Indianapolis, IN, is a privately owned and operated, full service distributor of Industrial Packaging and Fastening Systems serving manufacturing, wholesale, and construction industries. With Sales and Service Teams deployed throughout the Greater Midwest, the Company is an authorized servicing distributor for industry recognized product lines such as Bostitch, Paslode, Automated Packaging Systems, Storopack, Orion, Belcor/Wexxar, FoxJet, and more. R.V. Evans Company specializes in identifying areas where process improvements lead to cost savings for its business partners and is highly recognized for its award winning technical service knowledge and support.
Pictured from left to right: Kelly Evans - R.V. Evans Company, Stephen Sherman - R.V. Evans Company, Mike Daggett - Folds of Honor