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From the Executive Director

It is online! This is the launch our new website www.tamuseum.org where we have the Time Warner Cable PSA playing. This commercial is part of the Connect A Million Minds campaign and highlights TAM as a prime example of the practical application of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) in action.
We were just at Google L.A. to participate in The 24 Hours of Good project.  Some of the most talented Coders worked 24 hours nonstop and made a mobile version of our site that won the People’s Choice Award.  It Rocks, you just use any Tablet or Smartphone, go to www.tamuseum.org and be prepared to be blown away.  Can you believe it, a sixteen year old and our summer high school interns built our first App…

November 10, 2012  /  No Comments ››



Help TAM Win a $10,000 Grant

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April 27, 2014
by Program Director Myra Petgrave 
Each year, the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation is proud to recognize a select group of deserving aviation non-profit organizations nominated from members of the aviation community. Help…

April 27, 2014  /  No Comments ››
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The Tuskegee Airmen Learning Center & the Good News Room

July 11, 2013
by Executive Director & Founder Robin Petgrave 
The Tuskegee Airmen Learning Center was originally an exhibit of images and memorabilia donated by Tuskegee Airmen Los Angeles Chapter. The center was renovated during the MLK Jr.…

July 15, 2013  /  No Comments ››
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Youth Leadership Council (from left to right): James, Braylin, MacArthur having fun at Mulligan's Field Trip

Tweet From Aviation Explorer Post 409 Youth Leadership Council President @Therealjaydeuce

when I’m not in school or working I spend may days volunteering @tamuseum my #SecondHome #SecondFamily go follow like now #Dedicated #Loyal
— James Knox(@Therealjaydeuce) June 6, 2013…

June 6, 2013  /  No Comments ››
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Golf, Aviation, and STEM!

May 14, 2013
by Program Director and VISTA Supervisor Myra Petgrave
TAM’s High School Fundamentals of Aviation class sponsored by California Community Foundation Preparing Achievers for Tomorrow recently took a field trip to the Chester Washington Golf Course as part…

May 14, 2013  /  No Comments ››
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Go-Kart World

Go Kart World… a place of friends, food & fun.  Fast fun.  Really fast fun!
But who would think that Go Kart World could also be a place of STEM learning?  When we took our Aviation Explorers to Go Kart…

April 5, 2013  /  No Comments ››
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Congratulations and Thank You, AmeriCorps*VISTAs!

January 25, 2013
by Program Director and VISTA Supervisor Myra Petgrave
Two more AmeriCorps*VISTAs have each completed a year of service to fight poverty through education at TAM. Catherine Bradshaw Program VISTA and Cristina Tolentino Development VISTA recruited new students,…

January 25, 2013  /  No Comments ››

We Couldn’t Do It Without You

Thank you to all the wonderful people who volunteered with us this year!  Because of their selfless dedication and boundless energy, we were able to accomplish more than ever…
A team of volunteers worked with the Compton Unified School District…

December 31, 2012  /  No Comments ››

Meet our 2013-2014 AmeriCorps VISTAs – Patrick Duffy

December 29, 2013
by Cristina Tolentino AmeriCorps *VISTA
Meet Patrick Duffy, his focus as a VISTA will be on Programs & Evaluation

 Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
 Education: Ohio University
Five fun facts about you
1. I am a Beatles fanatic.

December 28, 2012  /  No Comments ››

Meet our 2013-2014 AmeriCorps VISTAs – Sarah Kimbrough

December 27, 2013
by Cristina Tolentino AmeriCorps *VISTA
(Our 2nd post in our  incoming VISTA spotlight Series)
Meet Sarah Kimbrough!
Her focus as an AmeriCorps VISTA will be on fund and resource development.

Hometown: San Gabriel, CA
Education: BA in…

December 27, 2012  /  No Comments ››

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