Tag: volunteer
  • Whiteman volunteers, community band together to replace roof for Knob Noster family

    Whiteman AFB Airmen rolled up their sleeves, grabbed their tool belts and joined community partners and the Fuller Center for Housing of Johnson County recently to repair a family home in Knob Noster, Missouri.The Fuller Center is a local non-profit organization offering help building and repairing houses of low-income families who are unable to
  • Heart of Downtown: Whiteman AFB military family earns Warrensburg Main Street community volunteer award

    When military members think of community, they may think of their immediate surroundings, like base housing and their coworkers and wingmen.Despite a year of shutdowns, masks and social distancing, however, one Air Force family at Whiteman Air Force Base was determined to reach out to community neighbors beyond Whiteman’s Spirit Gate. This month,
  • Volunteers from 509th, 131st AMXS wash B-29 static display

    The Great Artiste, a Silverplate B-29 Superfortress, showcases its nose art at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Sept. 15, 2020. The Great Artiste is a converted SB-29 rescue aircraft painted to look like the original after it was heavily damaged and scrapped following a crash in September 1949 at Goose Bay Air Base, Labrador, Canada. (U.S. Air