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Vision, Mission, Values, Objectives

Our Vision

Wright Field Scale Modelers' vision is to be the most relevant, helpful, and encouraging scale modeling organization in the Miami Valley.

Our Mission

  • Actively promote and advance scale modeling in the Miami Valley.

  • Actively engage, encourage, and develop modelers and prospective modelers of...

  • All ages, skill levels, and areas of subject matter interest.

Our Core Values

  • Respect will be extended to all modelers and their work by all WFSM members both during WFSM events and modeling events external to WFSM.

  • Accountability of the Executive Board and members serving in official capacities to WFSM general membership, IPMS Region IV, and IPMS/USA.

  • Responsiveness of the Executive Board to concerns and issues raised by WFSM general membership, guests, and external parties.

  • Integrity in our conduct of WFSM business, management of competition at WFSM-sponsored contests, and our participation in other competitions at local, regional, and national levels.

Our Objectives

  • Establish Community among area modelers through monthly chapter meetings and other planned and ad-hoc events.

  • Promote Growth of scale modeling in our area by reaching out to prospective and "wayward" modelers through Make-N-Take and Adult Building Course events on a regular basis.

  • Encourage Continuous Improvement of our members' skills and confidence by sharing member experience, knowledge, and progress as integral parts of our monthly meetings through hands-on demonstrations and instruction and "show-and-tell" format.

  • Showcase the Hobby to the greater Miami Valley through our annual show, WrightCon, and through local displays and exhibits.