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TAM’s Youths Visit Local Elementary School Career Day

Representatives from TAM visited Longfellow Elementary School in Compton on Nov. 18 as part of the school’s Career Day. James Knox and MacArthur Dandridge visited the school and spoke to…
December 8, 2014  /  No Comments ››

TAM Helps Davis Middle School’s STEM Program Take Flight

Benjamin O. Davis Middle School in Compton was the site of a visit from very important figures in aviation. Guinness world record-holding pilot Barrington Irving and Tuskegee Airman Levi Thornhill…
November 24, 2014  /  No Comments ››

Help TAM Win a $10,000 Grant

Your Vote Counts! Click to Vote. April 27, 2014 by Program Director Myra Petgrave    Each year, the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation is proud to recognize a select group of deserving aviation…
April 27, 2014  /  No Comments ››

The Tuskegee Airmen Learning Center & the Good News Room

  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. Day…
July 15, 2013  /  No Comments ››

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!

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…
May 14, 2013  /  No Comments ››

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…
April 5, 2013  /  No Comments ››

Congratulations and Thank You, AmeriCorps*VISTAs!

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, volunteers,…
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…
December 31, 2012  /  No Comments ››

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