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2017 Holland CareAffaire on Saturday, August 26th

2017 Holland CareAffaire on Saturday, August 26th

Please join us for the 2017 Holland CareAffaire on Saturday, August 26th from 8:00 AM to Noon at  Tulip City Air Service, West Michigan Regional Airport.  This fun filled day begins with the Wings of Mercy Runway 5K.  Discounted online registration is still available at https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Holland/WingsofMercyRunway5K.  Same day registration and packet pick up will start at 7:00 AM on the 26th. The Holland Lions will have their delicious pancake breakfast available from 8 to Noon.  The Young Eagles free plane rides for kids ages 8-17 will start at 8:30 with registration available on a first come first served basis.  We will also have classic cars and vintage aircraft on display along with plane and helicopter rides for an additional donation. Please join us for this wonderful family event and support a great cause!

Time to Register for the West Michigan Runway 5K

Time to Register for the West Michigan Runway 5K

The 4th annual West Michigan Wings of Mercy Runway 5K is set for Saturday, August 26 at the West Michigan Regional Airport.  The race starts at 8:00 AM sharp.  Register online at runsignup.com.  Packet pick up and same day registration start at 7:00 AM on 26th.  Your registration fee includes a pancake breakfast at the Holland CareAffaire immediately after the race. Please join us for this one of a kind 5K and support a great cause. 

3rd Annual Wings of Mercy FunDay, Saturday, July 15

3rd Annual Wings of Mercy FunDay, Saturday, July 15

Our amazing Chicagoland volunteers are hard at work preparing for the 2017 Wings of Mercy FunDay to be held on Saturday, July 15 at Campbell Airport near Grayslake, IL.  The event starts at 8:00 AM with the Lake County Runway 5K; online registration available at runsignup.com.  Lunch will be served from 10AM to 2PM.  Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children 12 & under and includes your choice of hotdog or hamburger and access to the Airplane and Car Show, Silent Auction, Pet Adoption, Sailor the Dog Show, and many more fun, family activities.

For directions to Campbell Airport click here.  Online registration for Runway 5K click here.

 

Saturday, June 10, 2017- Muskegon Run For Wings 5K Walk/Run

Saturday, June 10, 2017- Muskegon Run For Wings 5K Walk/Run

Register now for the 12th Annual Run for Wings 5K Walk/Run to be held on Saturday, June 10 at Executive Air Transport, Muskegon Co. Airport.  The flat, fast course and chip timing make this a great run for first timers or those who want to get a personal best time. The registration fee includes a race t-shirt and pancake breakfast at the Muskegon CareAffaire.  Register online at www.runforwings.org

2017 Muskegon CareAffaire, Saturday, June 10

2017 Muskegon CareAffaire, Saturday, June 10

Make plans now to attend the Annual Muskegon CareAffaire on Saturday, June 10 at Executive Air Transport, Muskegon County Airport.  Our volunteers are working tirelessly to bring you a one of a kind event.  Sign up now for the Run For Wings 5K Walk/Run at http://runforwings.org/.  The Muskegon Host Lions will be cooking their famous Pancake Breakfast starting at 8:00 and ending at noon.  There will also be a Classic Car Show with prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and People’s Choice.  Contact Matt Boes at mailto:mboes@structuralconcepts.com if you would like to enter.

Dates Set For 2017 Summer Events

Dates Set For 2017 Summer Events

Mark your calendars now for our 2017 Summer Events:

A HUGE THANKYOU to our amazing volunteers who make these events possible.  If you would like to volunteer for an event, please call our office at 616.396.1077 and we will connect you with the coordinator in your area.

Even a bad day golfing is better than a good day at work…

Even a bad day golfing is better than a good day at work…

Especially if you are golfing for a great cause. There is still time to register for the Wings of Mercy Charity Golf Outing sponsored by Gerber Collision and Glass.  This annual event will be held at The Meadows Golf Course in Allendale on Wednesday, September 14.  Registration begins at 7:00 AM with an 8:00 AM shotgun start.  The format is a four person best ball scramble.  Lunch will be served after the event.  If you would like to attend, please fax or email your information to John Schreiber at john.schreiber@gerbercollision.com, 616.204.0398.

October 2017 Flight Log

10/1/2017 KRST-KMBS Richard Terzo and John OlsonCessna 340 10/3/2017 KMKG-KRST Chad L and Larry Fuerst Skyknight 10/6/2017 KRST-KBIV John Laws and Larry Fuerst Baron 10/9/2017 KTVC-KRST Ryan Veenstra and Ray Chester Socata 10/11/2017 KGRR-KAXN Nick Jilek and Mark...

September 2017 Flight Log

9/1/2017 KFDK-KGRR Ryan Veenstra and Ray Chester Socata 9/1/2017 KPNE-KFNT Richard Terzo and John Olson Cessna 340 9/7/2017 KPLN-KRST Chad L and Larry Fuerst Skyknight 9/8/2017 KRST-KPLN Jerry Baarman and Kevin Jarchow Centurian 9/10/2017 KMKG-KRST Roland Betker and...

August 2017 Flight Log

8/3/2017 KIWD-KMSN Timothy Brenner and Charles Binder Cirrus 8/5/2017 KMSN-KIWD Richard Terzo and John Olson Cessna 340 8/6/2017 KARB-KANJ Chris Faircloth and Greg Johnson Comanche 8/6/2017 KCMX-KARB Tim Fino and William Beecroft Seneca 8/7/2017 KARB-KCMX George...

July 2017 Flight Log

7/1/2017 KBED-KBIV Gary VanderVeen and Andrew Gibson Bravo 7/4/2017 KRST-KMKG Mike Miller and Larry Fuerst Baron 7/10/2017 KPLN-KRST Chad L. and Larry Fuerst Skyknight 7/12/2017 KRST-KPLN Chad L. and Larry Fuerst Skyknight 7/14/2017 KMKG-KARB John Sorensen and Paul...

June 2017 Flight Log

6/1/2017 KEGV-KRST Chad L and Larry Fuerst Skyknight 6/2/2017 KRST-KEGV Timothy Brenner and Terry Lutz Cirrus 6/4/2017 KBIV-KFDK Vern Eliason and Robert Seidl Aztec 6/4/2017 KARR-KRST Nick Jilek and Mark Nelson Merlin IIIB 6/5/2017 KRST-KARR Nick Jilek and Mark Nelson...

May 2017 Flight Log

5/8/2017 KMKG-KMSN Richard Terzo and John Olson Cessna 340 5/9/2017 KMSN-KMKG Richard Terzo and John Olson Cessna 340 5/9/2017 KANJ-KRST David Garland and Brett Milford Seneca 5/11/2017 KCMX-KARB Chad L and John Sorensen Skyknight 5/12/2017 KARB-KCMX Jerry Schmidt and...

April 2017 Flight Log

4/2/2017 KMKG-KRST John Olson and Richard Terzo Golden Eagle 4/4/2017 KRST-KGRR Nick Jilek and Mark Nelson Merlin IIIB 4/4/2017 KGRR-KRST Nick Jilek and Mark Nelson Merlin IIIB 4/4/2017 KMGY-KRST Nick Jilek and Mark Nelson Merlin IIIB 4/7/2017 KRST-KGRR Nick Jilek...

March 2017 Flight Log

3/2/2017 KFDK-KBIV Nick Jilek and Mark Nelson Merlin IIIB 3/2/2017 KMKG-KRST Nick Jilek and Mark Nelson Merlin IIIB 3/2/2017 KARB-KOWD Nick Jilek and Mark Nelson Merlin IIIB 3/3/2017 KRST-KMKG George Schraft and Larry Fuerst Cessna 310 3/6/2017 KRST-KMOP Chad L. and...

February 2017 Flight Log

2/3/2017 KARB-KCMX Timothy Brenner and Brett Milford Cirrus 2/5/2017 KPLN-KRST Vern Eliason and Robert Seidl Aztec 2/6/2017 KSAW-KARB George Schraft and Trip Harrington Cessna 310 2/8/2017 KARB-KSAW George Schraft and Trip Harrington Cessna 310 2/13/2017 KMKG-KRST Tim...

January 2017 Flight Log

1/1/2017 K77G-KPNE John Laws and Brett Milford Baron 1/3/2017 KMKE-KRST Gary Sage and Micah DeLeeuw Golden Eagle 1/7/2017 KPNE-K77G Drew Grooters and Larry Fuerst Chancellor 1/7/2017 KPLN-KRST Roland Betker and Jeff Priebe Cessna TTx 1/13/2017 KRST-KPLN Gary Sage and...

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