OneDay partners with Dream Flights to maintain WWII heroes’ stories
CARSON CITY, Nev., July 4, 2021/ PRNewswire/– On the day Americans commemorate the birth of our nation’s self-reliance and the year that marks the 80 th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dream Flights is revealing trip picks up Operation September Flexibility (OSF), a historical barnstorming occasion that will honor 1,000 WWII heroes for maintaining the very flexibilities our predecessors protected upon the finalizing of the Declaration.
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According to Dream Flights Creator Darryl Fisher, start Aug. 1 through Sept. 30, 2021, the country’s biggest fleet of Stearmans will land in 300- plus cities in 49 mentions to honor more than 1,000 members of the best generation registered to get totally free Dream Flights. The second world war veterans like retired Brigadier General Lewis Harned, 96, who served not just in WWII, however likewise the Korean War and Desert Storm; Eugenia Woodward, 99, a happy member of the really first class of WAVEs; and 100 year-old Dream Leaflet Armando “Chick” Galella, who made it through the attack on Pearl Harbor
Volunteer pilots and team will fly 6 brought back Stearmans coast to coast, starting in Reno, Nev., Stevens Point, Wis., Bremerton, Wash., Valparaiso, Ind., Chico, Calif. and Long Island, New York City Mid-campaign, Sept. 8, Dream Flight teams will rendezvous at the 50 th National Stearman Fly– in Galesburg, Ill., to honor choose WWII veterans with totally free Dream Flights. After, the teams will go back to their house bases, dropping in towns along the method to honor more WWII veterans with flights.
Dream Flights is likewise happy to reveal a brand-new nationwide partner, OneDay, a Dallas– based innovation business best understood for video storytelling within senior living neighborhoods. The collaboration will enable the not-for-profit to tape-record and protect for posterity Dream Leaflets’ stories on video for the very first time. OneDay is tailoring its video app for the OSF trip and constructing out a training program so numerous Sport Clips and Dream Flights volunteers can quickly tape and record Dream Leaflets’ stories throughout this historical occasion.
” At OneDay, our vision is a world where nobody’s story goes unknown, and we are exceptionally honored to partner with Dream Flights to record and digitally protect the crucial stories and memories of these WWII heroes,” stated Clint Lee, co-founder and CEO of OneDay. “There’s no higher function of ours than storytelling. Through stories, we intend to honor our U.S. veterans and the contribution and sacrifice they have actually made to our nation, while maintaining their piece of history and tradition.”
Throughout a 20- minute Dream Flight, veterans experience the liberty and excitement of skyrocketing 1,000 feet in the air in a renowned Stearman biplane, the very same airplane utilized to train WWII pilots. Dream Flights are constantly totally free. The not-for-profit depends on business sponsors, donors and private contributions to support its objective. Every dollar contributed supports the upkeep, fuel, and other expenses straight associated to running 6 Stearman biplanes throughout a 61 day nationwide trip. Tax-deductible contributions can be made at https://dreamflights.org/donate/. Follow Dream Flights at Facebook.com/ dreamflightsorg
Operation September Flexibility is the not-for-profit’s very first objective devoted to honoring veterans who served in a particular war, according to Fisher. The name Operation September Flexibility, he stated, represents the Sept. 2, 1945 finalizing of the Japanese Instrument of Give up, which efficiently ended WWII.
Dream Flights’ Operation September Liberty is supported by the kindness of its main sponsor SportClips and nationwide partners American Healthcare Association/National Center for Assisted Living, Argentum, Discovery Elder Living, Veterans United House Loans, VFW and OneDay American Airlines is the main airline company of Dream Flights.
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