The Air Force Personnel Center recently released the results of the Air Force Assistance Fund campaign, and Davis-Monthan met and exceeded its goal for 2011.
More than 1,200 personnel from D-M donated money to the AFAF, raising a total of $140,992.79 exceeding the goal by $18,716.79.
The amount set a new base record and placed D-M third overall in the Air Combat Command for amount raised as well as for a percent of D-Mâ€™s goal.
â€œThe generosity that could be witnessed throughout this campaign was inspiring,â€ said 2nd Lt. Tarah Cotton, 355th Comptroller Squadron. â€œEven in these difficult economic times, the Desert Lightning Team did not hesitate to open their wallets and their hearts in support of their fellow Airmen in need.â€
Notable mentions on the base are 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) for raising 172.8 percent of their goal and the 355th Maintenance Group for raising the most overall with $32,204.40.