PPG Makes $15,000 Grants to Carnegie Science Center, Future of Flight Foundation

Donations fund educational projects related to air and space technology.


The Future of Flight Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation, provides exhibits, education programs and student exchange programs using commercial aviation to inspire innovative thinking and to explore solutions to critical global issues. From its inception, the foundation's focus has been to provide interactive, experiential learning through its education programs and exhibits, and to encourage interest in aviation and aviation-related issues. It operates one of Washington State’s premier visitor attractions, the Future of Flight Aviation Center and Boeing Tour, which attracted more than 187,000 visitors from around the globe in 2010. Located at Paine Field in Mukilteo, the tour is a unique public-private partnership with the Snohomish County Airport and The Boeing Company. For more information, visit www.futureofflight.org.

PPG: BRINGING INNOVATION TO THE SURFACE.(TM)

PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in more than 60 countries around the world. Sales in 2010 were $13.4 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.

Bringing innovation to the surface is a trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

 

 

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