Charity & Scholarships

universitiesAtlanta Air Cargo Association is proud of the work we do every year in supporting our community.

We have endowed chairs at four universities in the Atlanta area:

  • Georgia Southern
  • Georgia State
  • Clayton State
  • Georgia Tech

At our June luncheon, scholarships are awarded to students attending an accredited Georgia college or university and studying in the logistics, transportation, or international business fields.

Individuals wishing to apply for a scholarship may do so by completing the application which can be downloaded at this link 2017 Scholarship Application

2014 Charities

Every year, the Atlanta Air Cargo Association identifies and contributes to charities in our community. In 2014, we are proud to have made contributions to the following organizations:

Berts Big Adventure Charity Logo Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta Logo Haven House Charity LogoReal Life Center Atlanta

Past Scholarship Winners:

2014:

  • Chris Chennault
  • Amanda Butler

2013:

2012:

2011:

  • Chris Chennault
  • Abigal Butler

2010:

  • Neil Anthony, Southern Export Services
  • Sarah Breffle, Atlanta Intl Packaging and Crating

2009:

  • Richard Hartley, USA Cargo

2008:

  • Joshua Lewis, JAS Forwarding
  • Hope Chavez, Atlanta Customs Brokers
  • Marcel Breffle, Atlantic Intl Packing
  • Andrew Falconer, Saturn Freight Systems

2007:

  • Marcella Breffle, Atlanta Intl Packing & Crating
  • Kristen Holt, Atlanta Perishables Group
  • Hope Chavez, Atlanta Customs Brokers

2006:

  • Brandon Darrow, FedEx Trade Networks
  • Samantha Wisner, FedEx Trade Networks
  • Esperanza Chavez, Atlanta Customs Brokers

2005:

  • Andrew Falconer, USA Cargo
  • Kathleen Garnett, AZ Warehouse

2004:

  • Brittany Carruthers, ACI - Air Cargo, Inc.
  • Sherry Kane, Alliance Airlines

2003:

  • Stephanie Nakajima, Nippon Express
  • Kristen Worley, FedEx Trade Networks
  • Warren Jones, Chapman Freeborn

2002:

  • Cody Wisner, FedEx Trade Networks
  • Brittany Carruthers, Alliance Airlines

2001:

  • Wayne Taylor, Jr., Delta Airlines

 

Habitat for Humanity

habitat-logo1The AACA celebrated their 30th year anniversary by building a house with Habitat for Humanity. $40,000 was totally funded and built by AACA members and helpers. The project started in July 1999, and continued every Saturday through the hot summer months until completion in October. The house was built in coordination with the Southern Crescent Habitat for Humanity.