The World Wings International 2017 Charity Drawing

Our 2017 prize drawing is underway with chances to win a spectacular trip to Vietnam, stays at amazing vacation homes, an elegant Paris flat or an Airbnb of your choice. Jewelry, luggage, art work, Pan Am memorabilia and a fabulous fashion package that blends contemporary chic with vintage finds – all can be yours with a winning ticket – priced at just $20 for five tickets. Every penny we raise goes to support CARE’s global programs for women and children and over 50 chapter charities around the world.

Click through the images to view some of the prizes that you could win!

Two-Week National Geographic Tour of Vietnam

(includes Hanoi, Hue, Ho Chi Minh City)

One of the world’s top destinations, Vietnam offers stunning scenery, great beaches, fascinating history, fabulous shopping, and wonderful, welcoming people. Ancient temples recall its varied culture and religion. A favorite of discerning foodies, its unique cuisine blends the best of China and France. The 13-day Explore Vietnam trip for two is offered by G Adventures, a leading international tour operator. Explore Vietnam is part of the company’s National Geographic Journeys Collection of unique tours designed to explore more deeply the cultures and habitats of the places they visit.

Donated by G Adventures

Paris When It Sizzles

Win Two Weeks in Paris and live like a Parisian in this charming Montmartre apartment

Donated By Bruce Gately

Magical Mendocino—on the California Coast

Spend three romantic nights in a charming cottage on the Mendocino Coast. The cottage includes a bedroom, living/dining room, and kitchen while outside a sitting area and hot tub, all with ocean views awaits. Go horseback riding on the beach, take a whale watch cruise, visit the famous Mendocino Botanical Gardens and sample California cuisine at Mendocino’s great restaurants.

Donated by Angela Taylor

California Dreaming by the Bay

Just across San Francisco Bay, in Marin County, lies the charming coastal village of Bolinas, with its great beaches, stunning Pacific views and a five-night stay at a gorgeous hillside house.

Donated by Nancy Hult Ganis

Villa Solano on the Sunny Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico

A lucky winner will hit the beautiful beaches in Vieques, Puerto Rico, and spend a week in an idyllic hillside villa overlooking the Caribbean.

Donated by Gerri Wilkins

Berlin Getaway

Spend a weekend in this Pan Am-themed apartment, once the residence of several Berlin pilots.

Donated by the Houston Chapter

A Week On the Shores of Lake Tahoe

Win a glorious week in a luxurious three-bedroom, three- bathroom condominium on a private beach in Zephyr Cove, Lake Tahoe, Nevada. The condo features a tennis court, pier, and is close to golf, skiing, hiking, casinos, restaurants and shopping.

Donated by June Wexler

A $300 Gift Certificate To Stay & Play on Airbnb

Three hundred dollars buys a lot on Airbnb, from country and city stays to experiences from wine tours and culinary classes to sailing adventures and hiking expeditions.

Donated by the Princeton/Philadelphia Chapter
Charity: Women for Afghan Women

Rock the Runway

World Wings’ Boston Chapter has come up with an array of fashion forward looks to love! The Fabulous Fashionista Package includes a $100 gift card each to Nordstrom and Lord & Taylor, an evening clutch, Nolan Miller brooch & necklace, a pashmina, Calvin Klein scarf and a copy of Valerie Lester’s book Fasten Your Seat Belts! Approximate value is $300.

Donated by The Boston Chapter
Charities: National Education for Assistance Dog Services (NEADS),
The Power of Flowers Project and the Pan Am Museum Foundation

Viva Versace

A lucky winner can tie on this gorgeous scarf by the House of Versace, valued at $330.

Donated by The Atlanta Chapter
Charities: Adult Congenital Heart Association, Chemoflage

Hermes Haute Couture

WOW! World Wingers have great taste! We have two slightly different versions of this classic designer scarf in Hermes’ iconic equestrian print, in a stunning combination of colors in various shades of blue, ivory, brown and terra cotta. Valued at $395.

Donated by Martha Nichols
Donated by Loretta Kline

Beautiful Bling

We love jewelry! This superb set of vintage jewelry with a watch, necklace and earrings can be yours!

Donated by Jackie Brown

Lustrous Pearl Earrings

These gorgeous pearl earrings are an Art Deco classic and make a memorable fashion statement.

Donated by Janet Martin

What's Your Sign?

The Pan Am Worldport and its stunning astrological sculptures by Milton Hebald live on in the brilliant photography of Robert Genna. A lucky winner will receive a limited edition black and white print of his or her astrological sign.

Donated by Robert Genna

Pan Am - Personal Tributes to a Global Aviation Pioneer

Celebrate the 90th anniversary of Pan Am’s founding with this stunning commemorative book compiled by Jeffrey Kriendler and James Baldwin.

Pan Am – Personal Tributes to a Global Aviation Pioneer contains more than 80 stories by former Pan Am employees and international media, recalling many of Pan Am’s most important moments in aviation history. From the first flight to the last, Pan Am’s past is vividly present in this unique anthology, illustrated with more than 300 images, including posters, promotional brochures, timetables and baggage tags.

Donated by Jeffrey Kriendler

Airborne Tales

Quite a few World Wingers are talented writers and two lucky winners will receive signed copies of books by three former flight attendants.

Get ready for these great reads: Flying – A Novel by Rebecca Sprecher and the late Paula Helfrich, Above and Below the Clouds – Observations by Harry W. Frahm and Life, Love and a Hijacking by Wendy Sue Knecht.

Donated by the authors

Photograph of Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum by Massimo Catarinella (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons