ATSG Golf Outings Raise Over $ 118,000 For Charity
Two events in two months brought together a total of 233 participants and 42 sponsors
WILMINGTON, Ohio – September 30, 2021 – Air Transport Services Group Inc. recently hosted the second of two charity golf tournaments this year to raise funds for local and national charities. This is the first year that the company has sponsored two tournaments. Over $ 118,000 was raised through registration fees, sponsorships and donations to the two events.
âIn 2020, due to travel restrictions, we had the unique opportunity to transform our traditional golf outing into an employee-focused tournament,â said Kym Parks, Marketing Director of ATSG. âThe comments have been exceptional; everyone enjoyed the opportunity to spend a relaxing day on the golf course chatting with their colleagues and friends. As a result, we have decided to continue the employee tournament while reintroducing the traditional golf classic for our industry and community partners.
The Employee Golf Tournament was hosted by ATSG’s Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services affiliate and took place on August 7 at the Elks 797 Golf Club in Wilmington, Ohio. One hundred and two golfers took part in the tournament and the practice.
The second tournament, called ATSG Charity Golf Classic, focused on the company’s suppliers, customers and partners. It was held September 22-23 at the Snow Hill Country Club just north of New Vienna, Ohio. The two-day event hosted one hundred and thirty-one golfers.
Sponsors who helped make these golf tournaments possible included 321 Precision Conversions, Aerospace Rotables, Aerostrat, Aircraft & Avionics Solutions LLC, Airbus, Airline MRO Parts, Applied Database Technology, Aramark, Cargo Repair, Clinton County Port Authority, Coldwell Banker (Susan Utley), Full Aviation Services and Modification, Delta TechOps, EFW, First Class Air Support, Flight Vehicles Consulting, GA Telesis, Honeywell, IFS Software, Infinity Air, Investis Digital, Landing Gear Technologies, LAUNCH, Lufthansa Technik, Sharp Leadership Development, Corporate Shumaker Law, Stellar Industrial Supply, TA Connections, TP Aerospace, Turbo Resources, US Cargo Systems and Wencor Group.
âWe couldn’t have hosted two great golf tournaments like this without the help of a lot of people,â Parks said. “We appreciate everyone who volunteered, provided sponsorship, or participated in any way. Thank you.”
All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association, American Heart Association, American Red Cross, ATSG Catastrophic Relief for Employees, United Way of Clinton County, Wounded Warrior Project and local pantries.
About Airline Services Group, Inc.
ATSG is a leading provider of aircraft leasing and air freight and passenger transportation and related services to domestic and foreign air carriers and other companies that outsource their air freight and passenger needs and of passengers. ATSG, through its rental and airline subsidiaries, is the world’s largest owner and operator of converted Boeing 767 cargo aircraft. Through its major subsidiaries, including three airlines with separate and distinct FAA Part 121 Air Operator Certificates, ATSG provides aircraft rental, air cargo transportation, ACMI and charter services. passengers, aircraft maintenance services and airport ground services. ATSG subsidiaries include ABX Air, Inc .; Global Airborne Solutions, Inc .; Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services, Inc., including its subsidiary, Pemco World Air Services, Inc .; International Air Transport, Inc .; Cargo Aircraft Management, Inc .; LGSTX Services, Inc .; and Omni Air International, LLC. For more information, please see www.atsginc.com.
Caption: The ATSG recently hosted the second of two charity golf tournaments this year to raise money for local and national charities. (Photo by Mike Hacker)
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Marketing Director ATSG Inc.