The Burns Take Flight

OUR MISSION

To help meet physical and spiritual needs around the world through the use of aviation, entrepreneurship, discipleship, and dance fitness.

 
 
 
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Aviation

There are people living in remote areas where ground or water transportation alone present huge barriers to medical evacuations, receipt of needed supplies, and isolation from broader markets for their goods. Aviation solves this problem by providing an incredibly expedited option for transportation.

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Dance Fitness

For many, dance is a freeing expression of physical and mental health as well as worship beyond what only words can express. Physically, fitness education and dance classes are excellent ways to help stem the tide of the American pandemic (80% of adults do not meet the government's national physical activity recommendations for aerobic activity and muscle strengthening).

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Entrepreneurship

If you look at any mission aviation organization’s website, the front page will be covered in calls for money. They will detail airplanes that are out of commission due to lack of resources to repair them. They will outline the stories of qualified pilots who are not flying due to lack of funding to support their unpaid work overseas. Using entrepreneurial training and mentality, Sam can help to connect the massive amount of wealth sitting the coffers of western countries to these organizations and individuals in need of those resources.

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Mentoring

There are young men and women entering the “real world” with little depth of faith and/or identity in Christ. They are good hearted and well-intentioned, but like the seed spread along the side of the road or in the the thorny briars, lack the spiritual maturity to take on a world that is seeking to devour them. Jesus called us to “make disciples of all nations…” for a reason. Receiving wisdom and mentorship from those a little further down the road of life helps establish us. Discipling is one key method for building up a next generation of people established in their faith and in their personal identity.

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Help our mission take flight!

We are still well shy of our fundraising needs to make our vision a reality. If you would like to make a monthly commitment, or a one-time gift, you can do so in a tax-deductible manner by clicking the button below.

 
 
 
 
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Current fundraising report

Financial need remains.

The graphic below shows where we are in comparison to our fundraising goal for 2019. We hope to raise $2000 in committed monthly support for this mission we are on by December 31, 2019.

If you would like to participate in this project, but still have questions, we would love to hear from you!

If you are ready to give now, you can learn more about our project by clicking the button below, and then following the link to our secure donations portal with the New Horizons Foundation.

 
 
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