It’s an epic tug-of-war with a 24-ton aircraft… all to raise money for kids.
Amy Arnell: Director of Corporate & Community Responsibility for Republic Airways, and J’Lynn Cooper: Director of Wish Fund Operations, tell us more about this year’s Republic Airways Airplane Pull.
Benefits: Indiana Children’s Wish Fund, Riley Children’s Foundation, Peyton Manning Children’s Hosptial & A Kid Again
Features teams (both corporate and individual) that pull a 170/175 aircraft
Teams will win prizes for: fastest pull, best costume and most money raised
Team registration is now open: go to: RepublicAirplanePull.com to register
Since the event started, it has raised $3 MILLION dollars for the above charities.
FREE to attend the event and have fun. Bring the entire family—there are games, food, prizes, costume characters, music and much more!
The event is named in honor of Indiana Children’s Wish Fund child: Tyler Frenzel. Tyler passed away in 2004. His wish was granted by Indiana Children’s Wish Fund. The Frenzel family stays active with the Wish Fund and very involved with the Airplane Pull.
Indiana Children’s Wish Fund, was established in 1984 and grants wishes ONLY to Indiana children who suffer from a life-threatening or terminal illness. To date, the organization has granted over 3,200 wishes to brave Indiana Wish kids.
10th Annual Republic Airways Plane Pull
9 a.m. April 18, 2020!
SEGMENT IS SPONSORED BY INDIANA CHILDREN’S WISH FUND