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Brews + Props Auctions 47 Propellers to Support AFSC

KQRE talks with our own Brews + Props outreach coordinator Patti Farley, New Mexico wing leader Steve Rhenberg, and artist Cynthia Mulvane about the cool hand-painted propeller auction being held at Bosque Brewing in Albuquerque on on Oct. 13! More details about the event are here. You can participate in the auction online or in person...

D CEO Magazine Names AFSC an Organization of the Year

At its inaugural Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards on August 1, D CEO magazine named Angel Flight South Central its Organization of the Year in the Micro Organization category. D CEO applauded Angel Flight South Central for flying more than 32,000 missions since its founding in 1991, and for its volunteer pilots...

Air Charity Network Inducted into International Air & Space Hall of Fame

It's been a big summer for Angel Flight! We are excited to share that Air Charity Network (the umbrella organization that encompasses all the Angel Flights across the country) will be one of the 2018 inductees into the International Air & Space Hall of Fame. The members of the International Air & Space Hall of Fame are...

Board member flies to North Pole to support Angel Flight South Central

On July 14-28, AFSC treasurer Wayne Maynard took an exciting adventure: he flew from Dallas to the North Pole and back to raise awareness and funding for Angel Flight South Central. Wayne first became involved with Angel Flight because he lost a brother to cancer, and he has become an avid supporter ever since.  The trip involved...

Angel Flight South Central on CBS-4 News

CBS-4 News travels with Veronica Bishop as Angel Flight South Central volunteer pilot Ernesto Lugo flies her to her treatment for stage 4 metastatic breast cancer. Every day, AFSC provides free flights for people with medical and humanitarian needs.

Vote for our 2018 Endeavor Award finalist!

Melvin Jenschke has flown more than 1,200 hours and spent nearly $1 million of his own money to fly relief missions for Angel Flight South Central. He is now a finalist for a 2018 Endeavor Award. If he wins, AFSC will receive a $15,000 grant.

New Executive Director for Angel Flight South Central

We would like to welcome the new Executive Director for Angel Flight South Central, Todd Quesnel. Todd Quesnel’s love for aviation began long before he can remember.  His father was a pilot, and Todd would accompany him to the airport to watch the planes, secretly wishing he was in one.  At the age of 16, Todd officially...

Angel Flight and CASA

A CASA volunteer shares her experience with an Angel Flight trip to visit her child.  Volunteer pilots helping volunteer advocates! To read the story featured in Living Magazine, click HERE.  

Building a Better Community

Angel Flight South Central was recognized as one of 7 nonprofit organizations in North Dallas that assists the community both locally and in outlying areas.  Click here to read the article.

Doing Good in Fayetteville, AR

Arkansas Wing Leader Don Cope recently had an opportunity to share his experiences of being a volunteer pilot on KNWA.  Their "Doing Good" segment also features passenger JoAnn Hoffman, who travels regularly with Angel Flight South Central.  Click here to see the video.