News

Category: “Press”

North Texas Giving Day

September 19, 2019 from 6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. North Texas Giving Day is an 18-hour giving extravaganza where donors have the chance to give to their favorite non-profits and make a huge impact as a community.  This year, we hope to raise $50,000 to support Angel Flight South Central’s mission coordination. Lone Star...

Brews and Props

Saturday, November 2, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. Indian Pueblo Cultural Center 2401 12th Street Northwest  Albuquerque, NM 87104 Join us for a fun evening of food, beer, and incredible artistry, all benefitting Angel Flight South Central! We will be auctioning 48 custom painted 4' propellers by some of New Mexico's premier...

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...

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.