Arrow Exterminators Sponsors Camp Twin Lakes’ 4th Annual Radiothon
More than $200,000 raised for nonprofit benefiting children
facing serious illnesses and life challenges
Arrow Exterminators, a local termite and pest control company,
sponsored Camp Twin Lakes' Fourth Annual Radiothon on July 16,
which raised $229,790 for the camp from 758 donor pledges - $59,775
of which was raised during the hours that Arrow employees
volunteered their time to answer the phones and accept pledges.
Arrow also made a corporate donation and many of its employees made
personal pledges. The Radiothon was held at Camp Twin Lakes'
state-of-the-art facility in Rutledge, Georgia, and in its first
four years has raised more than $1 million to support the
organization and its mission.
Camp Twin Lakes is a special nonprofit organization that offers
year-round recreational, therapeutic and educational programs to
over 7,000 children throughout Georgia who face serious illnesses
or other physical, emotional, and life challenges . Arrow is a
corporate sponsor of Camp Twin Lakes and Kevin Burns, Arrow's chief
development officer, is a board member.
"Community relations is a very important part of our culture and
we are very passionate about giving back to the community and
supporting our neighbors," said Emily Thomas, Arrow president and
chief operating officer. "We are honored to support Camp Twin
Lakes' mission of exceptional year-round programming that provides
life-changing experiences to campers, allowing them to feel the
joys of childhood while they grow in their confidence and
Arrow Exterminators and the Thomas family are committed to
giving back to their communities. Through financial donations and
volunteer efforts, Arrow supports a variety of national and local
causes. Joe and Emily Thomas, as well as many Arrow employees,
serve on the boards or committees of several non-profit
organizations, such as St. Jude's Recovery Center, JumpStart, March
of Dimes, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Camp Twin Lakes.