Lightspeed Aviation Foundation is proud to announce nominations and applications for the foundation’s 2015 grant program are now open. The deadline to receive nominations is January 31, 2015 midnight PST. Applications will be accepted until February 6, 2015 at midnight PST. Each year, the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation is proud to recognize a select group of deserving aviation nonprofit organizations that are actively promoting growth in aviation or using aviation as an instrument for humanitarian causes.
Grant applicants should have a designated development director, website, an active Facebook page and the willingness and capacity to regularly engage and actively reach out to their constituencies and new supporters. Nomination and grant application forms are available at www.LightspeedAviationFoundation.org.
Anyone may nominate an aviation charity. Those who nominate an aviation charity and “Like” the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation on Facebook www.facebook.com/LightspeedAF will qualify to win Lightspeed Aviator Sunglasses valued at $350. The winner of the sunglasses will be contacted via email and announced on the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation Facebook page in February 2015.
The Lightspeed Aviation Foundation was established in 2010 out of the commitment and passion of the Lightspeed Aviation Corporation to serve the aviation community. Since introducing its first product at EAA AirVenture in 1996,Lightspeed Aviation has established a reputation for leading product innovation in aviation headsets with a number of “first to market” advances in comfort, quiet, clarity, and pilot-centric functionality. This has earned Lightspeed a loyal customer following among professional, commercial, and private pilots.