Giving Back

For our communities and
our industry.

 

We are grateful to the communities we serve and the aviation industry we love. To say thank you, we support our local communities,  contribute to charitable organizations, provide leadership to our industry and help foster the next generation of aviation professionals.

  • Clay Lacy promoting STEM+ with students from Gault Elementary School and Barrington Irving’s Flying Classroom.

  • Hosting the Association for Corporate Growth 101 Chapter’s annual meeting and forum on Aerospace and Defense Industries.

  • Presenting sponsor and exhibitor at Supervisor Michelle Steel’s OC Job Fair.

  • Lacy’s Lamont Lacefield speaks with students at Valley Charter Elementary in North Hills, CA about aviation career opportunities and making a difference in the community.

  • Clay Lacy hosts Make in LA, empowering hardware and startup business in LA.

  • Clay Lacy employees speaking with 1,800 high school students at the Van Nuys Airport Career hosted in Clay Lacy’s hangar.

  • Clay Lacy donates two business jets to local mechanics school with U.S. Congressman Tony Cárdenas and LA City Councilwoman Nury Martinez.

  • Speaking about careers in business aviation to Aviation 101 students at Canyon High School in Anaheim, CA.

Explore scholarships

From scholarships to career days, we are committed to helping talented people discover exciting opportunities in our industry and build rewarding lives for themselves and their families.

Mechanic scholarship at LAUSD Aviation Center.

For students who want to pursue rewarding careers as FAA-certified airframe and powerplant aviation mechanics.

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Pilot scholarship at UND.

A unique opportunity for students at the UND’s John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences to achieve their dreams of an aviation career.

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Aviation Career Day at
Van Nuys Airport.

Introduces local high school students to the many career opportunities in the field of aviation.

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Aviation scholarship through Flight Path Learning Center.

Encouraging Southern California students to pursue rewarding careers in aviation.

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Pilot scholarship at Orange Coast College.

Helping college students earn their private, instrument or commercial pilots license.

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Philanthropic activities.

Our local community.

 
Valley Industry Commerce Association
 
Greater San Fernando Valley Chamber of Commerce
 
Encino Chamber of Commerce
 
Valley Economic Alliance
 
Local fire and police departments
 
Local high schools
 
Encino Elementary
 
Viewpoint School
 
FLOCK Fullerton's Love of Orange County Kids
 
Orange Coast Collage - School of Aviation
 
LAUSD Van Nuys Aviation Maintenance School

Aviation community.

 
National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)
 
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
 
Van Nuys Airport Association board member
 
Southern California Aviation Association board member
 
Pacific Northwest Business Aviation Association
 
Pacific Rim Schedulers and Dispatchers Association
 
Southern and Northern California Schedulers and Dispatchers Association
 
Aviation Professionals Sharing Information
 
Bombardier Aerospace Customer Advisory Board
 
Gulfstream Aerospace Customer Advisory Board
 
Pacific West Aerospace Academy
 
Connecticut Business Aviation Association
 
Long Island Business Aviation Association
 
Westchester Aircraft Maintenance Association
 
Gogo Business Aviation Advisory Board
 
Seaplane Pilots Association