Six grants from the Spirit AeroSystems Charity Golf Classic will contribute USD105,000 to nonprofit organizations in Kansas, Oklahoma and North Carolina.
The 2015 grant recipients are:
Kansas Food Bank – USD30,000
Community Food Bank of East Oklahoma – USD20,000
Mary´s Kitchen Food Bank of North Carolina – USD10,000
Real Men Real Heroes – USD15,000
Boys and Girls Clubs of South Central Kansas – USD20,000
Rainbows United – USD10,000
The annual Spirit Charity Golf Classic event raises money for nonprofit organizations in Spirit communities and builds relationships with Spirit´s supplier partners. Since its founding in 2011, the classic has raised USD700,000 for charity. Funds raised at the annual event support children´s charities providing educational opportunities and hunger relief programs.
The fifth annual Spirit Charity Golf Classic was held Aug. 27, 2015. The private event recognizes Spirit AeroSystems suppliers with a day of golf and hospitality events while raising money for charitable organizations.
Spirit AeroSystems, with headquarters in Wichita, Kan., USA, is one of the world´s largest non-OEM designers and manufacturers of aerostructures for commercial aircraft.