At our October club meeting Tom discussed the Jerrie Mock Aviation Pioneer Sculpture Fund held at The Licking County Foundation to erect a bronze statue in Newark OH to honor her as the first woman to successfully complete a solo flight around the world. 47 years ago!
If you would like to learn more you can download the campaign overview here: Jerrie Mock Campaign Overview (1209 downloads)
Here is an article on her journey: Historynet.com
If you would like to make a donation visit The Licking County Foundation web site and click on the “Donate” button. Be sure to designate you are supporting the Jerrie Mock Aviation Pioneer Sculpture Fund.
You can also add to our donation by sending your contribution designated as “Jerrie Mock Fund” to:
EAA Chapter 402 Clubhouse
520 Heath Road
Heath OH 43056
Thank you Tom for your efforts!