News Archive for the ‘Donor Spotlight’ Topic

Supporters Celebrate at 2018 Events

Our supporters helped us celebrate the progress of Yankee Air Museum’s campaign to Save the Willow Run Bomber Plant at a variety of fun special events this year. We’re very grateful for the support of our donors! Join our family of donors and supporters at upcoming events… …and please consider joining them in donating to […]

Matching Grant: Thanks, Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs!

We are proud to announce that the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) will provide matching funs for donations received through June 30, 2018. So, thanks to MCACA, if you donate now, you can double your donation! MCACA believes that a vibrant cultural scene is important to strong communities and Michigan’s excellent quality-of-life, and […]

Donor Spotlight: Historic WWII Connection Links NEXUS and Willow Run Bomber Plant

The pipelines’ and the Bomber Plant’s 65-year-old shared link to WWII sparked NEXUS Gas Transmission to recently award a $100,000 grant to the Save the Willow Run Bomber Plant Campaign. It’s a well-known fact that the construction and operation of the Willow Run Bomber Plant put Detroit on the map, applying assembly-line manufacturing used with […]

A Fresh Coat of Paint at Willow Run!

This year, we put a new coat of paint on the exterior of the historic WWII-era Willow Run Bomber…thanks to some very generous companies and organizations! Painting work commenced at the end of September, 2016 and was finished in spring of 2017. It not only greatly improves the looks of the building – more importantly […]