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PRESS RELEASE / ANNOUNCEMENTS Originally published 1:04 p.m., April 18, 2014 Updated 1:04 p.m., April 18, 2014

American Airlines Raffle Winner Flies with A Different Point of View

A Different Point of View, a non-profit organization known for its innovative use of flight lessons to engage underserved youth in Santa Barbara County, conducted its American Airlines raffle drawing this Friday, April 11t, at the Santa Barbara Airport.


Santa Barbara, Calif. April 13, 2014

A Different Point of View, a non-profit organization known for its innovative use of flight lessons to engage underserved youth in Santa Barbara County, conducted its American Airlines raffle drawing this Friday, April 11t, at the Santa Barbara Airport. Ms. Sandra Leppe, winning ticket holder of 2 round trip tickets on American Airlines, is the current President of the Santa Barbara Chapter of the Ninety Nines.

Second place winner of a Discovery Flight, courtesy of Above All Aviation flight school, was Julie Janney, from Santa Monica, Ca.

Third place winners of a lesson in a full motion simulator, courtesy of Above All Aviation, were Janel & Rene Smit of Goleta, Ca.

Jacob Glasson, a senior at Santa Barbara High School and a student with A Different Point of View, drew the tickets from over 300 entries.

The non-profit raised $5000 towards their Aviation Career Program that provides students with intensive flight lessons, leadership and self-awareness training, and opportunities to explore aviation careers.

Contact: Lynn Houston

Phone: 805.698.6784

Email: Lynn@ADifferentPointofView.org

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