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Sun RV Resorts Partners with National Park Foundation to Inspire Outdoor Exploration


SOUTHFIELDSun RV Resorts, a leading outdoor hospitality company announced today its partnership with the National Park Foundation (NPF) in support of the Foundation’s Outdoor Exploration program. Throughout the next year, Sun RV Resorts will donate $250,000 toward the National Park Foundation’s mission to connect everyone with the social, mental, and physical health benefits of national parks and outdoor discovery.

Sun RV Resort locations across the country provide elevated RV, cabin and tent camping sites with resort-style amenities at great destinations and allow guests to choose their own adventure with curated outdoor experiences that best suit their interests. Select resorts in Oregon, Maryland and Virginia offer on-site crabbing, while other resorts offer high ropes courses, hiking, zip lines, white water rafting and more. Unique recommendations are provided for each location, encouraging guests to explore and rediscover nature, creating tangible moments and memories.

“Sun RV Resorts shares in the National Park Foundation’s passion for the outdoors, education and conservation, making this a seamless partnership,” said Nick DiBella, SVP of Sun RV Resorts. “With 160 locations across North America, we have seen the power of outdoor exploration first-hand, from bringing people together, to re-instilling a sense of connection and inspiring an interest in discovering what more the world has to offer. We’re looking forward to working closely with the National Park Foundation for years to come, encouraging more travelers to discover the beauty that surrounds us.”

Sun RV Resorts’ mission is instilled in the idea of living your best life through exceptional and transformative outdoor experiences. This purpose is weaved into every aspect of the business and is in direct alignment with the National Park Foundation’s Outdoor Exploration program. Sun RV Resorts’ donation to NPF will benefit programs that eliminate barriers, promote access, and cultivate connections to the social, mental, and physical health benefits of the outdoors.

“Like the National Park Foundation, Sun RV Resorts greatly values the benefits that nature and the outdoors provide to everyone,” said Will Shafroth, president and CEO of the National Park Foundation. “We’re thankful to Sun RV Resorts for helping us connect everyone to the wonder of national parks, and we are excited to work together to inspire a lifelong love for these places.”

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Sun RV Resorts is a division of Sun Communities which owns and operates or has an interest in 552 manufactured housing and recreational vehicle communities located in 39 states throughout the United States and Ontario, Canada, as of December 30, 2020. Sun Communities' portfolio consists of approximately 188,000 developed sites.

Established in 1975, Sun Communities became a publicly owned corporation in December 1993. The company is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT) listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol: SUI.

Sun Communities has twice been honored by the Manufactured Housing Institute as winner of the "Community Operator of the Year" award. The award is emblematic of Sun Communities' focus on professional management at the community level.

The National Park Foundation works to protect wildlife and park lands, preserve history and culture, educate and engage youth, and connect people everywhere to the wonder of parks. We do it in collaboration with the National Park Service, the park partner community, and with the generous support of donors, without whom our work would not be possible. Learn more at