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Art Van Furniture Donates New Serta Mattresses Indiana Fire Department

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Art Van Furniture recnetly announced that it is gave the give the gift of great sleep to the dedicated firefighters at the Evansville Fire Department Station 17 in Indiana. On Thursday, December 27, Art Van Evansville donated and delivered 15 new Twin XL Serta mattresses to Station 17, located at 425 W. Mill Road at Kensington Avenue.

“Evansville residents depend on courageous firefighters for their safety, and we want to help ensure these brave public servants receive the best rest possible while serving the community,” said Mike McCord, franchise owner and CEO of Art Van Evansville. McCord is spearheading the Art Van PureSleep 911 initiative.

“Firefighters are subject to sleep deprivation while on duty and that can cause a number of issues from health risks to high risk decision making under stress,” said Fire Chief Mike Connelly of the Evansville Fire Department. “We are extremely grateful for this donation of mattresses from Art Van Evansville which will improve the quality of sleep they get and improve their health, wellness and safety on the incident scene. Simply put; it benefits the firefighter and the public.”

The 38,000 square foot Art Van Evansville showroom (5476 E. Indiana St. in the Village Commons Shopping Center) opened in July 2018 and is Art Van Furniture’s seventh store in Indiana.


About Art Van Furniture, LLC: Art Van Furniture, LLC is the Midwest's No. 1 furniture and mattress retailer with 188 stores in nine states operating under the following brands; Art Van Furniture, Art Van PureSleep, Art Van Flooring, Scott Shuptrine Interiors, Levin Furniture, Levin Mattress, Wolf Furniture and Gardiner Wolf Furniture. Founded in 1959, the company is headquartered in Warren, Mich. Art Van Furniture owned by Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P. of Boston. For more information, visit artvan.com.

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