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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.

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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 […]

September Event

If you couldn’t make the production or just can’t get enough-join us at South Barrington AMC on September 11th to see the background of this amazing story. Purchase tickets through Fandango AND if you would like to join us for dinner at Lucky Monk, 105 Hollywood Blvd, South Barrington, IL 60010 at 5pm for […]

August Events

Sunday, August 25th-EAA #579 Young Eagles Rally 7:30am-1:30pm to volunteer email: youngeagles579@gmail.com

Wednesday, August 28th-Inaugural Women in Scouting fundraiser at Garlands of Barrington, 6:30pm $50 (see attached flyer)

CLE Polos for sale!

We know it’s blazing hot outside, but we’re looking forward to cooler temps this fall so we can rock our new and improved 1/4 zips! Upon much request, we have revamped our chapter attire: The Tonal Blend 1/4 Zip Pullover is made from 100% lightweight sublimated polyester moisture management/antimicrobial fabric. Features include self fabric collar […]

Tickets to Come From Away Available

Due to scheduling conflicts, a few of our members that originally reserved tickets to see Come From Away can no longer attend. As a result, we are allowing any chapter members who are interested to claim these tickets. We are officially have FOUR tickets available for this event – they will be determined on a […]

Chicago Air and Water Show Opportunity!

We have an exclusive opportunity to offer young ladies ages 14+ to get a behind the scenes look at the Red Arrows, who will be in town for the Chicago Air and Water show! Participants will be bussed down to Gary to tour the Red Arrows operation and be given a briefing before the pilots […]