For Immediate Release:
Elkhart, IN- Forest River Bus is proud to announce the recipient of the bus giveaway pledged to celebrate the building of our 100,000th vehicle. With more than 200 submissions, the process of choosing the winner was both challenging and emotional for the committee of four individuals; two individuals from the local community and two from within the industry, not associated with Forest River Bus.
David Wright, President of Forest River Bus, states, “We are excited and proud to announce Harmony Day Support, from Forest VA, as our Forest River Bus recipient. We look forward to working with their team to produce a vehicle that will perfectly fit the needs of their staff and residents.”
Harmony Day Support, a non-profit organization, services 80 adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. According to Andy Coleman, Executive Director of Harmony Day Support, “At Harmony, we place strong value on creating a culture of safety, independence, personal growth, and community service through whole person development. It is our goal to provide caring, personalized attention and learning opportunities with a focus on social, academic, independent living, spiritual support, and employment preparation training.” To learn more about Harmony Day Support visit www.harmonydaysupport.org.
Forest River Bus, owned by Berkshire Hathaway, designs and builds its buses in Goshen and Elkhart, Indiana. Forest River Bus has a rich history of manufacturing expertise and dedication to customer satisfaction, building small to midsize shuttle buses for both the public and private transportation markets. Offering affordable options to a wide range of users such as hotels, churches, retirement centers, and transit companies, Forest River remains North America’s largest shuttle bus manufacturer. Forest River, Inc. is one of America’s leading manufacturers of recreational vehicles, pontoon boats, cargo trailers, and buses.