Win Lunch with Legend Astronaut John Glenn in a Charity Auction
The winning bidder will share an unforgettable meal with Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, who will regale his guests with stories of his historic spaceflight adventures, answer questions about astronaut life, the U.S. space program, and what it’s like to be a living legend.
Glenn was one of seven men chosen by NASA to be America’s first astronauts – the Mercury 7. Glenn first made history in 1962 when he orbited the Earth aboard Friendship 7, and again in 1998, when he flew aboard Space Shuttle Discovery STS-95 at age 77, setting a world record for the oldest human to have ever ventured into space. In between spaceflights Glenn served as a
The Glenn lunch is one of eight astronaut experiences featured in this auction. Bidders also have the opportunity to win astronaut autographs from the likes of
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All auction proceeds benefit the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation, a non-profit organization which provides scholarships to college students who exhibit motivation, imagination, and exceptional performance in the science or engineering field of their major. The Foundation funds nineteen
SOURCE Astronaut Scholarship Foundation