On Monday, June 13, 2011, IPMS Northern Virginia Modelers delivered 140 kits to Walter Reed Army Medical Center as a gift to our Wounded Warriors. The kits were donations from chapter members, the IPMS DC chapter, attendees at our recent Model Classic show, as well as a legacy donation in memory of a former chapter member, Mike Lampros. The kits were divided between the Red Cross unit at the hospital and the Army's Warrior Transition Brigade.
REVELL(r) RECEIVES 2010 BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA(r) QUALITY LICENSEE AWARD
Revell Inc., an official licensee of the Boy Scouts of America, has been named a 2010 BSA(r) Quality Licensee Award winner. Revell is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hobbico(r) Inc. and has remained a highly respected manufacturer of plastic models and other general hobby products for more than 65 years. Revell introduced Pinewood Derby(r) Kits and Accessories, officially licensed by the Boy Scouts of America, in 2009.