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Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport unveils the Atlanta Military Gateway youth art program
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport unveils the Atlanta Military Gateway youth art program

Atlanta, GA-- (submitted by the Atlanta-Airport) Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is proud to unveil the Atlanta Military Gateway youth art program to honor the many military members who pass through the world’s busiest Airport.  The new exhibit located in the north terminal features artwork created by students of Metro Atlanta schools and framed by the Rotary Club of Atlanta.

WHO:           Louis Miller, Aviation general manager                                                          

                        Clark Dean, Rotary Club of Atlanta, Troop Support Committee Chair

                        Valerie Hartman Levy, President, Million Mom March

                        Brigadier General Eric Porter, U.S. Army Forces Command

                        Lindsey James, Director of Extended Services, Charles R. Drew Charter School

                        Charles R. Drew Charter School fourth-grade student artists

WHAT:         News conference to unveil and dedicate the Atlanta Military Gateway youth art program

WHEN:         Tuesday, December 7

                        10:30-11:15 a.m.

                        Dedication ceremony, followed by tour                                                                                              

WHERE:   Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport North terminal – near baggage claim carousel 6

WHY:            The artwork conveys gratitude, honor, pride, freedom and peace and is displayed where military members who are checking in at the Airport may enjoy it.