Deserve a $16,000 Vacation? Apply by Monday

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From Press Release:


Jones Valley Resort, a member of, announces a vacation giveaway to one needy family.

Jones Valley Resort is giving away one 7-night luxury houseboat vacation valued at $16,000 aboard the 65-foot Titan, the largest houseboat rental vessel in the country.

According to Mike Han, COO of, “we wanted a way to ease the tension and promote family togetherness during these trying financial times.”

Anyone and everyone is welcome to apply for this giveaway by submitting a 300-words-or-less essay stating why you or someone you know deserves this vacation. The deadline is May 10, 2010 and winner will be announced by May 15, 2010. Complete rules and regulations can be found at

“We really intend this to help out a family who deserves a break and can use a well-earned escape,” says Han. operates on three Northern California lakes, offering luxury houseboat rentals: New Melones Lake Marina, Barrett Cove Marina on Lake McClure, and Jones Valley Resort on Lake Shasta.

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3 Responses

  1. Avatar Charlie says:

    I had a wonderful surprise Sunday afternoon. showed up at my home announcing me as the winner of the vacation. My mom and my co-workers all entered me to win! I was so surprised and grateful! Here I come Shasta Lake!

    • We are so happy for you!

      If your mom and co-workers would like to share what they wrote to convince the judges, I'd be please to publish it.

      Either way, have a fun, fun time! Take lots of pictures and bring sunscreen. 🙂

  2. Avatar Charlie says:

    Here is the link to Jones Valley announcement! Woohoo! so excited!