San Diego, CA (August 8, 2013) — Travel To Go, a family-owned company specializing in affordable luxury vacation memberships, was the donor of the “Grand Prize” of C.A.R.E.‘s Super Raffle held recently at its conference in Myrtle Beach, SC. The 50” LCD flat screen TV, complete with installation was raffled to benefit C.A.R.E. and its marketing efforts.
Jeanette Bunn, President of Travel To Go, Vice President of C.A.R.E. and Co-Chair of the C.A.R.E. Marketing Committee, helped plan the Silent/Live Auction and Super Raffle. As a result of her efforts, over $21,000.00 was raised during the conference. Bunn has helped raise over $175,000 for C.A.R.E. during her tenure as Co-Chair of Marketing/Revenue Generation Committee. Vicki DiFabio, C.A.R.E. Treasurer noted that “Jeanette Bunn continues to drive the various events that provide the funding needed to market the C.A.R.E. organization, leaving the membership dues competitive and providing added value to our members.”
Patti Larsen of Rockledge, FL was the lucky winner of the TV. Patti was surprised when she learned she held the winning ticket and said “This is the first time in my life that I have won a major prize. From past experiences, I have always thought of purchasing raffle tickets as simply donating to a cause. Thanks again to Travel To Go for the generous donation. I am very pleased with the TV, the installation and the service related to that. I am truly grateful and blessed. All the best to Travel To Go and the C.A.R.E. group.”
Travel To Go has been a member of C.A.R.E. since 1991 and Ms. Bunn has been a Vice President since 2006. Funds raised are used to promote C.A.R.E. to the vacation and timeshare industries with the goal of recruiting members. In addition to Travel to Go’s donation of the TV, Ms. Bunn coordinated the efforts of committee members for the donation of auction items that included vacation weeks, industry advertising, electronics, jewelry, and gift cards.
C.A.R.E. (www.care-online.org) is a non-profit trade association founded 28 years ago with members in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Europe. The association offers over 2,500 vacation properties and services over one million vacation owners and members. The C.A.R.E. member base of over 150 companies is comprised of resort developers and service companies, property management firms, homeowners associations, rental and exchange organizations and travel clubs engaged within the vacation industry whose goal is to offer members the tools to provide outstanding vacation services while committed to the highest standards and ethics
About Travel To Go
Travel To Go (www.traveltogo.com) offers travel benefits and services to a loyal customer base of 50,000++ members and is currently celebrating 23 years in the vacation and travel industry. The company prides itself on its 5-Star service standards and achievement of its mission to “Making Dreams Come True.” The company is licensed with all necessary agencies including the states of California, Florida and Hawaii. They maintain an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau and are members of the San Diego Chamber of Commerce
Contact: Jeanette Bunn/800-477-6331, ext. 108
Media: Georgi Bohrod/619-155-1661