The Gateway Chapter of the International Plastic Modelers' Society (IPMS) donated $661 to the United States Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Toys for Tots campaign in Metropolitan St. Louis today (December 15). The club presented its contribution at a Toys for Tots toy drive held at The Summit at Gravois Bluffs, 788 Gravois Bluffs Blvd. in Fenton, Missouri. Radio station Y98 (KYKY, 98.1 FM) broadcast live from Gravois Bluffs during this event.
Just an FYI to all members, the September/October Journal has not been sent out yet due to the amount of information that will be in this next issue as well coverage from the National Convention.
Thank you for your patience!
Marie Van Schoonhoven - Office Manager, IPMS/USA
Total Active Membership - 3848
Percentage needed - 15% or 577
Here are the winners lists for the 2017 IPMS/USA National Contest.
- Mike Rastiello Chapter of the Year Award
- IPMS/Mid-Michigan Model Makers
- Ralph Forehand Website of the Year Award
- Mike Blohm, Albuquerque Scale Modelers
- Newsletter Editor of the Year
- "IPMS/Orange County Newsletter", IPMS/Orange County, Editor - Terry Huber
- Regional Coordinator of the Year
- David Schwab, Region 1
Here is a PDF of the IPMS/USA Business Meeting Slides from the 2017 National Convention.