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Country Coach Friends Inc 5th Annual Friendship Rally, Aug 17-21, 2015
Deschutes County Fairgrounds and RV Park
Redmond, OR

Rally Hosts: Pat & Candayce Detloff

2016 Club Rally Schedule:

March 14-18, 2016, CCFI Spring Rally
Lazydays Tucson KOA Tucson, AZ

Rally Hosts: Jack & Patty Skogman

August 21-28, 2016, 6th Annual Friendship Rally
Mill Casino RV Park, North Bend, OR

Rally Hosts: Pat & Candayce Detloff

Founded on Friendship in 2011 right next to where all Country Coach motorhomes were built, CCFI Rallies and Membership are open to All Motorcoach Owners. Member Discounts from Businesses Nationwide on service, parts, resort stays & more! Monthly eNews. Dedicated Club Website. Visit online to learn more.

www.countrycoachfriendsincorporated.com

Sign up online for Friends to Friends; a monthly e-Pub full of news & technical info for motorhome owners.
PO Box 403, Harrisburg, OR 97446 Email: CountryCoachFriendsInc@yahoo.com Phone 951-675-6252

4th Annual CCFI Friendship Rally, Aug 4-8, 2014

LINN COUNTY FAIR & EXPO CENTER, ALBANY, OREGON

It's a Country Coach Friends annual tradition to gather near where all Country Coach Motorcoaches were originally built. Shop vendors exhibits, attend Seminars covering informative and technical topics about your coach and this great lifestyle. Fun optional activities. Exciting live evening entertainment. Bernie & Red are eagerly anticipating their repeat performance for Country Coach Friends, for one. Rally Hosts and helpers are working on the following possible activities: Willamette Valley Touring Opportunities: Industries, Wineries …Golfing, Crafts, Cooking Classes, Geeks on Tour Computer Classes, Fire Safety seminars, maybe Bling Your Tees or Wine Bottle Art, and other 'just for the fun of it' rally activities... Four Breakfasts; Three Dinners/Social Hours. Some 50amp, some 30amp spaces and the balance are paved parking. Honey Wagon and Potable Water services included in registration fee. * SIGN UP EARLY & SAVE!

Please visit www.countrycoachfriendsincorporated.com to download the registration form. Then complete and return the form with your check to CCFI, PO Box 403, Harrisburg, OR. You can also pay online for your registration here!

3rd Annual CCFI Friendship Rally, Aug 21-25, 2013

LINN COUNTY FAIR & EXPO CENTER, ALBANY, OREGON

Be among the 200 coaches gathered to celebrate 40 years of Country Coach traveling fun! Expect Fun. Great friends. Good food and entertainment. The NW Arts & Air Festival will be happening right next door too! Enjoy 4 breakfasts and 3 dinners preceded by social hours. Attend informative, technical seminars on your coach and its systems... Travel to Junction City, birthplace of all Country Coaches just 30 minutes down the freeway, and visit three of our biggest club sponsors. Reconnect with old friends, make new friends, enjoy great evening entertainment. Do you remember the apple strudel and blueberry buckle at past rallies at this location? Expect more of the same from Affairs Catering.

Please visit www.countrycoachfriendsincorporated.com to download the registration form. Then complete and return the form with your check to CCFI, PO Box 403, Harrisburg, OR. You can also pay online for your registration here!

NOTE: 50amp sites are sold out. There are some 30amp sites still available.

EcoSave Selects Carr Industries as its National Distributor

For Immediate Release:
January 24, 2013
Media Release Contact:
Sherry Fanning 541-521-1093
Carr Industries Contact:
Matt Carr, 541-968-1888

Eco-SaveCarr Industries, cabinetry and countertops specialists, of Veneta, Oregon has been named by EcoSave as its National Distributor of the EcoSave line of bacteria-enzyme based products for treating and deodorizing RV and Marine holding tanks. As a grand opening special, Carr Industries offers a 15% discount and free shipping on orders placed at www.carr-industries.com before February 28, 2013. For over 20 years EcoSave has been a leading "green" solution for RV holding tanks, formerly endorsed by Country Coach motorcoach manufacturer founder Bob Lee, and recommended by the Escapees association, the California Travel Park Association and others.

Eco-Save is an effective, non-chemical ecologically safe, bacteria-enzyme based product for treating and deodorizing RV and Marine holding tanks. With a shelf-life of over 100 years, it may be used for other septic, sewer, vault, portable toilets and cleaning needs. Providing live aerobic bacteria cultures to digest holding tank odors at the source, the live, odor-killing bacteria go to work instantly, digesting, breaking down, and emulsifying liquid and solid waste and paper, as well as eliminating sludge. The live bacteria continue to multiply and grow. There are two liquid versions (Original Formula and Fragrance Enhanced) and a dry version. To learn more about EcoSave products, visit www.carr-industries.com online, email matt@carr-industries.com, or call 541-968-1888.


Matt CarrAbout Carr Industries: Matt Carr, owner, former plant manager of Country Coach Inc.'s cabinet shop in Junction City, Oregon, was instrumental in the build/design process of all cabinetry for every Country Coach floorplan and model during his tenure with the former manufacturer of Country Coach brand luxury motorcoaches. After 23 years at Country Coach, Carr launched Carr Industries, specializing in hand crafted cabinetry, countertops, window treatments and other services for the RV industry and residential/commercial spaces. Services include: full interior upgrades and remodels, storage enhancements, HD audio/video upgrades, tile/carpet/wood floors, countertop repair/replacements, SilverLeaf Electronics service, 12 volt/110 electrical repairs, appliance upgrades/replacements, window treatments and mobile service. Website: www.carr-industries.com. Email: matt@carr-industries.com. Phone: 541-968-1888 Fax: 541-935-8118

Come and see us at the 34th annual home & garden show!

Lane County Home & Garden ShowCome and see us at the home and garden show at the Lane County Convention Center in Eugene, OR. You can find our booth in spaces 274 & 275.

Thursday-Sunday, March 7-10

Website: www.eugenehomeshow.com

A Chance to WIN!! FREE Product from Eco-Save & Carr Industries

Eco-Save Original Holding Tank Treatment ProductCarr Industries is proud to donate 12 - 8 oz. bottles of Eco-Save, the Original Holding Tank Treatment Product that the former Country Coach provided with every new motor home that was built in the factory. The original formula is Biodegradable and consists of over 14 billion live bacteria per ounce. As the Exclusive Distributor for the USA, Carr Industries is happy to support the CCI monthly raffle with original and cherry scented formula for CCI club members.

CCI will randomly select one winner each month from our current members to receive a FREE 8 oz. Bottle of Eco-Save Holding Tank Concentrate. A $20.00 value!

Visit www.countrycoachclub.com for more information about becoming a CCI club member.

Only current members (dues are paid) will be entered into the monthly drawing. Winners will be listed in the CCI monthly E-Newsletter. Watch for the first winner to be announced next month. It could be you – if you are a CCI member in good standing!

RV Businesses Celebrate Country Coach Friends Incorporated Club's 200th Member

For Immediate Release:
January 6, 2013
Media Release Contact:
Sherry Fanning 541-521-1093
Carr Industries Contact:
Matt Carr, 541-968-1888

Industry businesses including Country Coach Corporation, Premier RV Services, Oregon Motorcoach Center, Big Rigs Best Bets Campground Directory, Carr Industries, Mary Moppins recently recognized Country Coach Friends Incorporated, an international chapter of Family Motor Coach Association (FMCA), during a special drawing marking CCFI welcoming its 200th coach family member. 18 of those 200 coach families are also new FMCA members, too, thanks to Country Coach Corporation purchasing their first year's membership in FMCA. CCFI is also history-making in terms of being the first international FMCA chapter of Country Coach owners to open its membership to all motorhome brands.

Harrisburg, Oregon, January 1, 2013 -- Country Coach Friends Incorporated, an international FMCA Chapter comprised of Country Coach (and other brand) motorcoach owners, welcomed its 200th coach member to the club. Bill & Lynette Marcione of Placerville, California joined the club thanks to Premier RV Services having purchased their first year membership at the time they purchased their coach this past year. Many business partners sent congratulations and joined in the celebration with Country Coach Friends Incorporated noting their pleasure to be affiliated with this social club. A darawing was held marking CCFI welcoming its 200th coach family member. Eighteen of those 200 CCFI Club members are new members of FMCA, too, thanks to Country Coach Corporation (CCC) of Junction City, OR sponsoring their first year's free FMCA membership!

Bob Lee, co-owner of Oregon Motorcoach Center in Eugene, OR and founder of the original Country Coach motorcoach manufacturing company, recognized the club's reaching 200 coach member families saying, "Many of these CCFI members are Terry's and my good friends, some of my oldest friends in fact. We've traveled a lot of miles to a lot of rallies together over the years…and in the process we've developed deep friendships. Isn't that what motorcoaching is about? It isn't surprising that this Country Coach club founded on friendship and open to all is steadily growing."

Louie Courtemanche, co-owner of Premier RV Services in Junction City, OR extended congratulations to the Club on reaching this membership benchmark noting, "Club President Jerry OConnor's non-stop energy and strong leadership over CCFI's formative first year as well as his passion for the Country Coach brand, the motorcoaching lifestyle, and for presenting high quality rallies is representative of the caliber of this entire club. We're proud CCFI Club and Rally Supporters."

RV-related businesses offered giveaways to members in a drawing held December 31, 2012. CCFI started with 40 coach members who became members during the 2011 Friendship Rally in Harrisburg, Oregon where the club was launched. Ken and Ellie Hamill of Big Rigs Best Bets Campground Directory, Kerrville, TX, will award the 200th member Bill & Lynette Marcione of Placerville, California a Big Rigs Best Bets directory, and a one year online renewable Big Rigs Best Bets membership.

CCC will send 200th Members Bill & Lynette Marcione an assortment of beautiful Country Coach logoed items. Mary Findlay of Mary Moppins donated a $100 gift certificate valid toward any of her eco-friendly interior and exterior cleaning products to one randomly drawn member in recognition of this Country Coach club's steady growth pattern. CCFI Members Don Pfeifer of Little Rock, Arkansas are the winning members of this gift. Matt Carr of Carr Industries, Veneta, OR, cabinetry and laminate surfacing experts, are awarding free countertop refinishing renovation to any level of finish (Matte, Satin or Gloss) for the entire coach (a $600 value). The CCFI member whose name was drawn for this gift was Rik and Kathy Poston of McCall, Idaho. The winning members may claim their gift upon their next visit to the great Pacific Northwest, perhaps during the 3rd Annual Country Coach Friendship Rally to be held in the summer of 2013.

New Members are Welcomed! Steeped in tradition, yet vibrant and growing, Country Coach Friends Incorporated members include founders of the original Country Coach motorhome manufacturing company, Bob & Terry Lee, along with brother Ron & Cookie Lee, and several of the longest tenured owners of Country Coach motorcoaches. CCFI has members across the United States, Canada and Mexico. Full Members are Country Coach owners. Associate Members own other brand motorcoaches. The Annual $75 Membership Dues are pro-rated. To join CCFI today the fee would be $37.50 plus the $25 new member initiation fee. All brands of motorcoach owners are welcome. As a member FMCA, the CCFI club is founded on friendship and mirrors FMCA precepts, bylaws and code of ethics. In 2013 rallies will be held in Kerrville, TX, Albany, OR, and Calistoga, CA. To learn about its rallies, or join visit Country Coach Friends Inc.'s dedicated website at www.countrycoachfriendsincorporated.com. If you wish to speak to someone directly about the club, contact Jerry OConnor at 775-742-4627.

Carr Industries Expands its Services/Partners with DLH Design

LogoFor Immediate Release:
November 8, 2012
Media Release Contact:
Sherry Fanning 541-521-1093
Carr Industries Contact:
Matt Carr, 541-968-1888

Carr Industries, Veneta, Oregon cabinetry and countertops specialists, recently announced expanded services through a partnership with Debbie Hollembaek of DLH Design. Thanks to this new alliance, Carr Industries now provides window treatments (repair or replacement), to create new window boxes or to add fresh blinds of any type to motorcoach owners' coaches. A wide assortment of fabric choices and design options allow RVers to further personalize the coach for function and beauty. Carr Industries offers full motorcoach interior upgrades and remodels, coach storage enhancements, HD audio/video upgrades, tile, carpet and woodflooring, countertop repair/replacement, appliance upgrades and window treatments and more.

Matt CarrMatt Carr, owner of Carr Industries, was plant manager of the former Country Coach Inc.'s cabinet shop in Junction City, Oregon. He was instrumental in the build/design process of all cabinetry for every Country Coach floorplan and model during his tenure with the former manufacturer of Country Coach brand luxury motorcoaches. Carr worked directly with customers to craft custom cabinetry to motorcoach purchasers' specifications. After 23 years at Country Coach, Matt left to pursue his own interests, launching Carr Industries. Today's Carr Industries clients recognize the Debbie Hollembaeksame old world craftsmanship and uncompromising quality control processes in all aspects of Carr's woodworking. Carr Industries specializes in hand crafted cabinetry, countertops and window treatments for the RV industry and residential/commercial spaces. Phone: 541-968-1888. Fax: 541-935-8118. Website: www.carr-industries.com. Email: matt@carr-industries.com.

DLH Design is a full service interior design firm supporting residential, commercial and RV projects. Debbie Hollembaek of DLH Design has designed luxury homes from Seattle to Hollywood, specialized in design for hospitals and schools and spent nine years as vice president of design for the former Country Coach Inc. She led the RV industry into the DLH Designresidential look design found in motorcoaches today, replacing standard RV finishes with interior components found in highend residential homes while adhering to the ergonomicchallenges of an RV. DLH Design focuses on responsible design, creating environments that reflect the client's individuality in a livable expression of the occupants personalities within a healthy inspirational space. Phone: 541-579-0910; Website: www.dlhdesigner.com. Email: dlhdesignerrv@comcast.net.

To learn more about expanded services offered by Carr Industries and DLH Design, visit www.carr-industries.com. You may speak to Matt Carr directly at 541-968-1888.

2013 CCFI Rallies On The Horizon

CCFI Spring Rally Fun
May 14-19
Buckhorn Lake RV Resort, Kerrville, TX
*General Membership Meeting to be held
Only 60 Spaces!

3rd Annual CCFI Friendship Rally
August 21-25, 2013
Linn County Expo, Albany Oregon (tentative)
*General Membership Meeting to be held
200 Spaces!

CCFI Fall Fun Rally October 7-12
Napa County Fair Grounds, Calistoga, CA

2013 CCI Rallies

"Made in America Rally"
FMCA Pre-Rally
June 10-14, 2013
Absaroka RV Resort
Cody, WY
Only 60 Available

"Salute to Our Veterans Rally"
November 4-9, 2013
(ABC) America's Best Campground
Branson, MO