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Economic Impact and Charitable Contributions

2016 Economic Impact Summary

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Since 2013, local charities have received approximately $650,000 in donations through the Air Capital Classic.

Local charitable organizations receive funding from the Air Capital Classic in the following ways:

  • Events: Air Capital Classic hosts and administers events for local charities during tournament week.
  • Volunteer Partnerships: Local charities perform volunteer tasks during tournament week in return for a charitable contribution.
  • Ticket Sales:  As part of a ChariTee Ticket program, local charities and athletic teams sell grounds passes to tournament play and receive back 100% of their purchases. Over 20 youth athletic teams and non-profits participate annually.

Notable Organizations

Wichita Aero Club

Children's Miracle Network

Splurge Night Charitable Beneficiary - Main Place Youth, Inc.

Wichita Jr. Golf Foundation

Crestview Jr. Golf

Greater Wichita YMCA

Ronals McDonald House

The First Tee of Greater Wichita

Wichits Cancer Initiative

Wichita South High School

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Mid-America Chapter

Boys & Girls Clubs of South Central Kansas