Friend me on FacebookJoin my network on LinkedIn

April is Volunteer Month!

Happy Monday Everyone!

April is National Volunteer Month and Chicago’s Leading Edge has some great volunteer opportunities! We are looking for help with the following events. If something piques your interest, please let us know! Volunteering is a great way give back to the aviation community and a fun way to represent Chicago’s Leading Edge!

[…]

Annual Trivia Fundraiser – Thursday, Feb. 20th

Annual Fundraiser February 20, 2020

The 2020 fundraiser is scheduled for February 20, 2020 at Fitz’s Spare Key’s in Elmhurst. We’ll have a great trivia night with tons of silent auction items! There are also many food and drink specials! There is a $10 cover charge at the door and donations are welcome.

All proceeds from the event […]

January Chapter Meeting – January 24th at 6:30PM

Our next meeting is a social event with the Chicago 99’s. Please join us for dinner and drinks next week. Details and flyer below.

Jan 24th at 6:30pm

Fox & Turtle, Itasca Country Club

No RSVP required.

See you there!

January Updates

Happy New Year everyone! And Happy Friday!!

2020 kicks off with a few exciting events brought to you by 99’s Aviation Expo and the Career Symposium from Great Lakes WAI chapter!

The 99’s Aviation Expo will be held in Itasca Holiday Inn on Saturday, January 25th There will be a social meeting and dinner at […]

December Chapter Meeting – Thursday, Dec. 12th

Happy Holidays Everyone!

We will be having our Annual Holiday Party on Thursday, December 12th at 6pm at Pilot Pete’s, Schaumburg. Dinner is $25 per person and includes a salad, choice of Lemon Butter Chicken or Salmon, tax and tip. RSVP and pay through our “Donate” tab on our website. Bring an aviation themed gift […]

October Chapter Meeting – Oct. 22nd at 7pm

Our annual resume and scholarship workshop is this Tuesday, October 22nd at Lewis University. Bring your resume to receive input on format and content. In addition, we will also discuss how to put together a winning scholarship packet and if you have your essay, we will be happy to give feedback on that as well.

[…]

October Updates

Resume & Scholarship Workshop at Lewis University:

On October 22nd, Tuesday @ 7pm, there will be a Resume & Scholarship Workshop at Lewis University, Harold A White Aviation building. This is a great opportunity for members looking to learn about how to build a professional resume, groom their resume (if they have one already) […]

Fall Updates

We hope everyone is enjoying the last of the summer as we transition into Fall! Speaking of Fall, we wanted to send out this newsletter to share what our amazing and dedicated officers and members have been up to lately.

On September 11th:

Our members met up for a viewing of “You Are Here: […]

2019 Scholarships Due November 12, 2019!

It is SCHOLARSHIP season! This year we are offering a total of $3000 in two substantial awards:

$1500 towards flying or a rating $1500 towards educational expenses

Did you know that Chicago’s Leading Edge has been giving out scholarships exclusively to our members since 2012? And in that time we have awarded nearly $16,000 to […]