U.S. markets open in 6 hours 38 minutes
  • S&P Futures

    4,247.50
    +1.00 (+0.02%)
     
  • Dow Futures

    34,272.00
    -16.00 (-0.05%)
     
  • Nasdaq Futures

    14,046.00
    +15.75 (+0.11%)
     
  • Russell 2000 Futures

    2,315.80
    +0.10 (+0.00%)
     
  • Crude Oil

    72.58
    +0.46 (+0.64%)
     
  • Gold

    1,862.60
    +6.20 (+0.33%)
     
  • Silver

    27.89
    +0.20 (+0.71%)
     
  • EUR/USD

    1.2134
    +0.0001 (+0.01%)
     
  • 10-Yr Bond

    1.4990
    0.0000 (0.00%)
     
  • Vix

    17.02
    +0.63 (+3.84%)
     
  • GBP/USD

    1.4114
    +0.0032 (+0.23%)
     
  • USD/JPY

    110.0720
    +0.0380 (+0.03%)
     
  • BTC-USD

    40,454.05
    +136.94 (+0.34%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    1,003.41
    -7.20 (-0.71%)
     
  • FTSE 100

    7,172.48
    +25.80 (+0.36%)
     
  • Nikkei 225

    29,291.01
    -150.29 (-0.51%)
     

STA Jets Stands with Autism Community, Donating a Luxury Jet Flight To Annual TACA Fundraiser

·2 min read

Local nonprofit promoting the issues of the autism community to receive an all-expenses-paid jet excursion to add to its 'Ante Up' auction

SANTA ANA, Calif., June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- STA Jets has announced that it will be donating an all-expenses-paid jet charter to the Irvine-based nonprofit TACA (The Autism Community in Action). The luxury transportation will be included in TACA's 15th annual fundraising gala, Ante Up for Autism, as part of a silent auction package including a 3-night Napa getaway.

STA Jets and its Founder and CEO Kurt Belcher have consistently supported TACA and other local nonprofits from the very beginning in 2009. This will be the second such donation of a private jet charter, in addition to other sponsorships for the organization.

TACA's Ante Up for Autism is held annually, and has become a Southern California tradition. This year's gala and casino event will be held September 25, 2021 at the Waterfront Beach Resort, 21100 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648.

Today, the CDC estimates that 1 in 54 children in the United States has autism, a 178% increase since 2000. It's now more important than ever for families and communities to have increased access to support.

Belcher, whose connection to the autism community is personal, explained his support for TACA. "On a personal level, I sympathize with TACA's ongoing vision of helping every individual diagnosed with autism to lead an independent life. When my own daughter was diagnosed with autism, resources and support were the main things we were seeking. It's an honor to do our small part to support this work, and elevate the discussion about autism in our community and beyond."

About STA Jets
STA Jets is the ultimate in private travel. Offering a unique combination of executive charters, aircraft management, and aircraft sales and acquisitions, STA's diverse fleet of aircraft, its superior flight and maintenance crews, and topflight customer support and service provide the best possible travel experience. Headquartered at John Wayne Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, California, the company has operations based in Van Nuys, San Jose, New York, and Fort Lauderdale.
To learn more or reserve a charter, visit http://www.stajets.com or call 1.844.FLY.STA1.

About The Autism Community in Action (TACA)
The Autism Community in Action (TACA) is a national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2000 with the mission to provide education, support and hope to families living with autism. Headquartered in Irvine, CA with staff and volunteers working across the country, TACA offers: Coffee Talks – free educational meetings, webinars, a parent mentor program, an online Hope and Help support group, an annual National Autism Conference, and a free Autism Journey Guide given to newly diagnosed families. For more information visit http://www.tacanow.org

Media Contact

Megan Cunningham, STA Jets, +1 949.756.1111, Fly@stajets.com

SOURCE STA Jets