Helping Airmen is the singular philosophy driving everything at Air Force Aid Society. More than 27,000 assists. Nearly $14.4 million in direct help through emergency financial assistance, education support and community programs.
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AFAS News And Updates
WASHINGTON, January 2, 2020 – The Air Force Aid Society's (AFAS) General Henry “Hap” Arnold Education Grant application window is now open for the 2020-2021 academic year. Eligible recipients have until April 30, 2020, to submit applications. The General Henry...
AIR FORCE AID SOCIETY HONORS TUSKEGEE AIRMAN, RETIRED COLONEL CHARLES MCGEE WITH NAMED HAP ARNOLD EDUCATION GRANT
WASHINGTON, December 6, 2019 – Air Force Aid Society (AFAS) announced today plans to award an Hap Arnold Education Grant to pay tribute to Col. Charles E. McGee, a retired African-American fighter pilot and Tuskegee Airmen.McGee served on active duty for 30 years and …
Air Force Aid Society was selected as a Finalist for Best in Social Media and Digital in the Shorty Social Good Awards
New York, NY, Oct. 16, 2019 – Air Force Aid Society has been selected as a Shorty Social Good Award Finalist for Hurricane Michael Disaster Relief Effort in the Emergency Relief category. The Shorty Social Good Awards honor the social good initiatives...