Arnold Air Society - Silver Wings Angel Flight Educational Fund Inc

aka ASEF   |   Spotsylvania, VA   |  http://www.aas-sw.org/asef

Mission

Provide academic scholarships, internships, and fellowships to members of Arnold Air Society and Silver Wings - collegiate organizations focused on service, leadership development and civic leadership and to advance participation in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education, specifically aerospace education.

Ruling year info

2015

Principal Officer

Monica Mitchell

Main address

9006 Judiciary Drive

Spotsylvania, VA 22553 USA

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EIN

47-1229002

NTEE code info

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (B12)

IRS filing requirement

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Programs and results

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Our programs

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Academic Scholarship Program

Raise funds for and provide academic scholarships to members of Arnold Air Society (AAS) and Silver Wings (SW).
Our short term goals including raising and awarding $6,000 in FY 2015 to be awarded in 2016. We anticipate this amount to grow to $16,000 annually by FY2020.

Population(s) Served

ASEF will raise money to support a flight scholarship program supporting college students learning principles of flight through flight training programs. Short Term goals include raising and awarding $6,000 in 2015 with growth to $16,000 annually by FY2020.

Population(s) Served

Raise funds and award $ to support summer internships for Arnold Air Society and Silver Wings members. Short term goals include raising and awarding $3,000 for internships in FY2015 and growing this to $15,000 in FY 2020.

Population(s) Served

Raise $ to fund participation in Arnold Air Society and Silver Wings Leadership Conferences.

Population(s) Served

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Goals & Strategy

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Raise at least $50,000 per fiscal year to support funding of academic scholarships, flight scholarships, summer internships, and Leadership Conference Fellowships to Arnold Air Society and Silver Wings members.

Email and mail campaigns to former Arnold Air Society, Silver Wings, and Angel Flight members (alumni) to donate.
Participation in corporate giving programs like Amazon Smiles, Kroger Community Rewards, Combined Federal Campaign, corporate United Way Campaigns, Walmart Community Grants, Coca-Cola giving programs.
Pursuit of Corporate sponsorships

ASEF received its Texas Incorporation and IRS Tax exempt approval within 9 months of forming a committee to pursue foundation of a 501(c)3. ASEF has raised over $3,500 within the first 90 days after IRS approval. With dedicated board members and volunteers we anticipate we will meet our annual goals to raise and distribute funds for scholarships, fellowships, and internships.

ASEF received its Texas Incorporation and IRS Tax exempt approval within 9 months of forming a committee to pursue foundation of a 501(c)3. ASEF has raised over $3,500 within the first 90 days after IRS approval. With dedicated board members and volunteers we anticipate we will meet our annual goals to raise and distribute funds for scholarships, fellowships, and internships.

Financials

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Arnold Air Society - Silver Wings Angel Flight Educational Fund Inc

Board of directors
as of 8/7/2017
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Board chair

Monica Mitchell

AT&T

Bonnie Dunbar

University of Houston STEM Center

Gary Copsey Col (Ret), USAF & ASEF Secretary

Nicole Camhout

Richard Bundy Brig Gen (Ret), USAF & Board Treasurer

Len Vernamonti Ex-officio Board Member

Dan Woodward Brig Gen (Ret), USAF & ASEF ex-officio member

Executive Director AAS-SW

Peter Mask President AAS-SW Alumni Assoc & ASEF ex-officio member

Maj USAF

Beverly Mentzer Ex-officio Board Member

ASEF Registered Agent

Cherish van Mullem Lawyer, member of the board

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? No
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? No