AFNE News and Events
Angel Flights: The sun never sets on humble pilots who lift sick to far-off care
Published February 24, 2015
A wonderful piece regarding Angel Flight NE's volunteer pilots' efforts.
Time Matters When It Comes to Life-Saving Medical Care
Published October 31, 2014
The Watchmaker Holds Watchtoberfest Raffle to Benefit Angel Flight NE.
Fashion Week hits the Vineyard
Published September 17, 2014
The Boston Globe published a great piece on the Martha's Vineyard Fashion Week.
Breitling Supports Angel Flight Northeast's Mission
Published May 27, 2014
NEW YORK, NY & NORTH ANDOVER, MA (May 27, 2014) – Swiss watch company Breitling is proud to support Angel Flight Northeast (“AFNE”), a nonprofit organization that schedules free air transportation for patients who need to access life-saving medical care that is not readily available to them due to their geographic location and who lack the financial resources to travel commercially to receive treatment or diagnosis, with a donation of $100,000.
Angel Flight Northeast connects patients with medical care
Published April 25, 2014
Beechcraft published a wonderful online piece regarding how individuals like Jim Cear, AFNE Chairman & Volunteer Pilot, are making a difference with their time and aviation talents. As Jim Cear takes off in his Beechcraft Bonanza V35B, he’s carrying a precious passenger—Mason, an 8-year-old boy who suffered burns on 87 percent of his body. Mason is traveling with his father from New Jersey to Boston for medical care at Shriners Hospital for Children. His father first called Angel Flight Northeast in 2010, and since then the nonprofit organization has coordinated 94 flights for Mason and his parents, at no cost.
Published Monday, March 17, 2014
Bangor Daily News published a wonderful piece on how PenAir & Angel Flight NE collaboration to assist this family from Maine.
Reading Co-operative Bank donates to Angel Flight Northeast
Published Monday, November 4, 2013
Reading Co-operative Bank recently made a sizeable donation to Angel Flight NE. Angel Flight NE is a volunteer group of over 1,000 private pilots and volunteers who fly or transport sick patients and their families, free of charge, to locations where they can receive the health care they need.
Published Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Angel Flight Northeast, a nonprofit that coordinates free air transportation for patients to access life-saving medical care, has announced it has been presented with a proclamation by the New York State Legislature presented by Assemblyman Mark Butler and Mr. Jim Landrio to recognize its continued dedication in coordinating free air transportation for patients to access medical care
Morpho Detection Partners with Angel Flight Northeast
Published Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Morpho (Safran), through its subsidiary Morpho Detection, Inc., announced it has partnered with Angel Flight Northeast, a nonprofit that coordinates free air transportation for patients to access life-saving medical care. As a result, Angel Flight Northeast will be able to coordinate more than 60 additional flights for patients who need to access life-saving medical care that would normally be out of their reach. Angel Flight Northeast coordinates approximately 90 flights each week.
Pilots from Greater Nashua combine love of flying with joy of giving
Published Sunday, July 14, 2013
Flying is fun for some pilots and a passion for others, but flying for a good cause is especially satisfying for pilots Mike Rosenblum, of Nashua, and Tom Quail, of Bedford. They are volunteer pilots for Angel Flight Northeast, an nonprofit organization founded in 1996 with the mission to provide patients and accompanying family members free transportation to appointments for medical care at facilities throughout New England and elsewhere. Rosenblum and Quail are among the more than 1,000 volunteer pilots who transport infants, toddlers, teens and adults. The patients usually are accompanied by at least one family member.
Volunteer pilots are angels to the ill
Published Friday, July 12, 2013
Flying is fun for some pilots and a passion for others, but flying for a good cause is especially satisfying for pilots Mike Rosenblum, of Nashua, and Tom Quail, of Bedford.
Maine Aroostook County American Legion Posts Join Force for a Meaningful Cause
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Maine Aroostook County American Legion Posts Join Force for a Meaningful Cause Within Aroostook County located in Northern Maine, the American Legion Posts from the 16th and 17th districts have joined forces through various fundraisers and activities to raise over $14,000 and awareness for Angel Flight Northeast (AFNE), a nonprofit organization that...
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2014 General Events
Date: Feb 26 – March 4
Location:Poker Room, Hampton Falls, NH
Date: March 8
Location:Lakeview Restaurant St. Agatha, ME
Date: May 17-18
Location:American Legion Madawaska, ME
Date: June 2, 2014 Starting Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Pocasset Golf Club
AFNE Volunteer Appreciation Fly-In
Date: June 14, 2014 Starting Time: 9:00 am
Location: New England Aviation Museum – BDL- Winsor Locks, CT
Date: July 29, 2014
Location: 24-26 Woodfield Drive (Scarborough, ME)
Fourth Annual Ride for Angels Non-Competitive Cycling Event
Date: September 7, 2014 Starting Time: 7:00 am
Location: Lawrence Municipal Airport, North Andover, MA
Date: September 15-21, 2014 Starting Time: Various Events & Starting Times
Location: Martha's Vineyard, MA
Date: September 20, 2014
Location: Ellis River Riders Showgrounds (Andover, ME)
Date: Monday, October 13, 2014 Starting Time: Shotgun Start @ 9:00 a.m.
Location: Pebble Creek Golf Club (Colts Neck, NJ)
Click here to visit the EWR Charity Golf Event Website
The Watchmaker's Watchtoberfest Raffle to Benefit Angel Flight NE
Date: October 17 & 18, 2014
Location: 379 Main Street, Stoneham, MA
Date: November 21, 2014 Starting Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Seaport Hotel, Boston, MA
Gráficas Gallery Fundraiser
Date: December 2014 .
Location: Nantucket, MA
2013 General Events
Thanks to everyone who made this event such a huge success!
Click here to see some of the moments captured during the evening.
Date: November 22, 2013
Time: 5:30 pm - 11:59 pm
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