WILMINGTON, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATSG), a leading provider of aircraft leasing and air cargo transportation, today announced that more than $560,000 has been raised for various charitable causes in 2021.
In addition to funds donated through corporate philanthropy, the ATSG held its annual charity campaign for individuals to donate directly to organizations such as United Way, American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association, American Heart Association, American Red Cross, ATSG Cares and Wounded. Warrior Project. This critical effort provides financial support to charities that are important to employees of ATSG companies. This year’s employee campaign increased the overall amount of donations under the theme “ATSG – Giving Wings to Hope”.
“I am always inspired by the extensive charitable and philanthropic work in which so many of our employees engage,” said Rich Corrado, President and CEO of ATSG. “This year in particular, nonprofit social services in communities across our network have been pushed to the limit, and our employees have risen to the challenge by increasing their contribution to record levels. The ATSG supports and encourages this spirit of giving because supporting others is an integral part of our culture.
The ATSG has a history of impacting change in the markets in which it operates by supporting programs that serve individuals in the areas of school readiness, youth development, veteran engagement, and life support. ‘roaming. In 2021, in response to the global pandemic, the company focused on providing vaccination opportunities to residents of the rural area surrounding its headquarters. ATSG strives to be a conscientious citizen in the communities it serves around the world.
About Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (ATSG)
ATSG is a leading provider of aircraft leasing, cargo and passenger air transportation and related services to domestic and foreign air carriers and other companies that outsource their cargo and passenger air transportation needs. of passengers. ATSG, through its leasing and airline subsidiaries, is the world’s largest lessor of freighter aircraft as well as the largest owner and operator of converted Boeing 767 freighters. Through its principal subsidiaries, including three airlines holding separate and distinct US FAA Part 121 Air Operator Certificates, ATSG provides aircraft leasing, air cargo transportation, ACMI and charter services. passengers, aircraft maintenance services and airport ground services. ATSG subsidiaries include ABX Air, Inc.; Airborne Global Solutions, Inc.; Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services, Inc., including its subsidiary, Pemco World Air Services, Inc.; Air Transport International, Inc.; Cargo Aircraft Management, Inc.; and Omni Air International, LLC. For more information, please see www.atsginc.com.