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where to/how to give/donate built kits ?

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  • Member since
    January, 2013
where to/how to give/donate built kits ?
Posted by ljouffret on Wednesday, January 02, 2013 4:14 PM

Hello everyone, 

I'm a French guy who has been building kits in the USA for the past 3 years while at the university of Notre Dame. I will be moving back to France shortly though, and I'm looking for help in giving or donating the built model kits I have done whilst in the USA. The kits are all 1/48 WWII aircraft, done with my very moderate set of skills ! I am in the South Bend, IN, region, so if anyone has any idea where or to whom I can give what I have, that help would be greatly appreciated since I haven't got the slighest clue in where to start!

Thanks !

L Jouffret

Dre
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    June, 2007
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Posted by Dre on Thursday, January 03, 2013 4:00 PM

Allo!    Just thinking out loud, I'd suggest looking for a high school USAF JROTC program close by that might want them for their class room, possibly a veteran's hall (VFW), or even an hobby store if you can con the owner into taking them.  

hope that helps.

  • Member since
    January, 2006
  • From: California
Posted by SprueOne on Sunday, January 06, 2013 10:50 AM

Good idea. Along the lines of what Dre mentioned, try local and semi-local history museums, school history teachers, science teachers and science programs, etc

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  • Member since
    January, 2013
Posted by ljouffret on Sunday, January 06, 2013 1:51 PM

Hello!

Thank you for your ideas, I am looking to see about schools! It is a good idea !

Thanks!

  • Member since
    January, 2013
Posted by ljouffret on Sunday, January 06, 2013 1:52 PM

Sorry, forgot to mention I'm looking at museums also! We'll see if anyone wants them.

Thanks for the answers guys!

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