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Young kids believe they must play sports to earn a living, we are showing them there are plenty of career opportunities in aviation.

- Jim Shaw -

Thank you to all of Supporters /Sponsors, Donors, and Contributors to the 2018 Jim Shaw’s ACE Academy & Annual Golf Tournament! We greatly appreciate you all and most importantly praise our major supporters; without you this would not have been possible:

Thank you to Forsyth Tech Mazie S. Woodruff Aviation Technology Lab and Smith Reynolds Airport for providing the educational facilities for our students to learn!

Thank you to Jim Monroe, for providing the local pilots and planes for our students to get hands-on flight experience and a once in a lifetime opportunity!

Thank you to Piedmont Advantage Credit Union for providing the crucial financial literacy piece empowering our students with the ability to make informed financial decisions!

Thank you to Chick-Fil-A for providing meals for our students each year!

Thank you to Truist Bank for providing your resources for scholarships!


Donors & Contributors

UPS Flight Forward


Piedmont Advantage Credit Union 

Russell Funeral Homes


Wingo's Fine Jewelry

David Mount Foundation

John Googe

Scott Bauer 

Inmar Corp

Piedmont Flight 

Harry and Elizabeth Weilier 

Mrs. Virginia Newell

Georgia Tarheels 


Smith Reynolds Airport 

Preston Sims & Darden, P.A.

Mr. Greg Errett 

Mayor Allen Joines 

Hometown Auto

Whole Foods


Winston Salem Foundation

US Healthcare 

Twin City Medical

Bill Hollan

Mike Baughan