The National Stearman Foundation is parent organization of National Stearman Fly-In NFP Inc., which is held every September in Galesburg, IL.
The Foundation’s purposes are:
- To provide a permanent source of funding for the National Stearman Fly-In, NFP Inc., in Galesburg, Illinois.
- To foster and promote among youths and adults interest, awareness and knowledge about Stearman aircraft and the individuals who developed, flew, maintained and supported them.
- To establish procedures to discover, collect, preserve, catalog and store artifacts, records and historical accounts relative to the Stearman and other training aircraft of the era.
- To develop and operate a museum facility and/or other venues to preserve and display Stearman aircraft, related components and artifacts for historical research and public educational purposes.
Support of the Foundation’s efforts is greatly appreciated. Materials and/or financial contributions may be tax deductible as the Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation. Donors should consult a tax professional before finalizing donations to any organization.