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Herbert Bone Bestows Major Gift to National Model Aviation Museum

The AMA Foundation has received a bequest of more than $171,000 to support the National Model Aviation Museum.  The AMA and AMA Foundation would like to thank the family of Herbert Bone for his generous estate gift. Herbert is a Heritage and Legacy Society member of the AMA Foundation. Herbert had a lifelong passion for model… read more Herbert Bone Bestows Major Gift to National Model Aviation Museum

Register your club to celebrate National Model Aviation Day

Join the AMA Foundation in celebrating the ninth annual National Model Aviation Day, August 15, 2020! National Model Aviation Day was created to encourage clubs to celebrate their hobby by sharing it with their communities. Year after year, clubs use this day to raise money for the AMA Foundation and other charities close to their heart. Donations… read more Register your club to celebrate National Model Aviation Day

Ronald Hesselbrock Leaves Major Gift For AMA Scholarship Fund

The AMA Foundation has received a gift of $135,000 to assist with scholarship efforts.  The AMA and AMA Foundation would like to thank the family of Ronald Hesselbrock,Oxford, Ohio,  for this generous gift. Ronald, a Heritage and Legacy Society member of the AMA Foundation, requested these funds be allocated upon his passing. Ronald died on his birthday,… read more Ronald Hesselbrock Leaves Major Gift For AMA Scholarship Fund

Casa Grande Annual RC Air Show Collects More Donations Than In Past Years

The Casa Grande RC Flyers held their annual RC Air Show on Saturday March 14th. The crowd size was not the largest the club had seen, but that didn’t mean the donations also decreased, in fact it was the opposite. During the event, more food was donated to the Casa Grande Food Bank than during… read more Casa Grande Annual RC Air Show Collects More Donations Than In Past Years

Remembering Michael Lee “Mike” Mosbrooker, Lt. Col. US Army (Ret.)

Michael (Mike) Lee Mosbrooker, 81, of Oak Harbor, Washington, passed away on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at home surrounded by his family after a brief battle with metastatic melanoma. Memorial service will be held at 10am on Thursday, March 5, 2020, at Wallin Funeral Home in Oak Harbor, with Chaplain David G. Lura officiating. Mike… read more Remembering Michael Lee “Mike” Mosbrooker, Lt. Col. US Army (Ret.)