Beneficiaries of the Palos Verdes Concours d'Elegance
True to its mission since 1937, the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Los Angeles Harbor helps young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens. The Club achieves this by providing a safe, nurturing environment where quality programs and services inspire its members to greatness.
Presently the Club serves approximately 11,000 youth annually at 13 after-school sites throughout the harbor region. At little to no cost to their families, membership includes daily homework help, hot supper and a variety of programs including music, STEM, athletics, fine arts, college pathway and leadership development. The Club provides members with the tools, guidance and inspiration to develop their talents and create great futures.
The Western Museum of Flight located at the historic Louis Zamperini field in Torrance, California, is a non-profit, educational institution dedicated to preserving and displaying aircraft history and artifacts of Southern California's aviation heritage. The Air Museum's educational programs give children an opportunity to see and touch the airplanes that made aviation history. The Air Museum offers an inside look at completed and in-progress aircraft restoration projects. The Western Museum of Flight's collection includes numerous Warbirds, aircraft and target drones, piston and jet aircraft engines, aircraft components, aircraft ejection seats, World War II instruments, aircrew accessories, and an extensive model aircraft collection.
Our Mission is preserving our past and inspiring the future, the Western Museum of Flight honors and champions the Aerospace Industry Heritage of Southern California and inspires, motivates, and educates the dreamers and creators of today and tomorrow.