Author: Pat Cappelaere

Sinead Kirnan (2017)

Sinead Kirnan of Newburgh, NY will be using the $5,000 towards earning her private pilot’s license as part of her journey towards Air Force Aviation. Sinead is currently a C-17 Loadmaster with the Air National Guard, 105th Airlight Wing based in Newburgh, NY. She is finishing her BA in Biology

Ashley Taylor (2015)

Ashley Taylor of McCall, Idaho, is currently working for the U.S. Forest Service as a Smoke Jumper, an elite fire fighter.  She will use the $2,000 funds to continue her flight lessons to become a pilot of the planes out of which she has been jumping. Read our blog post about Ashley and the