Pilot International was founded and chartered in 1921 as an international service organization. The riverboat pilots of the early 1900's were the inspiration for the name. These pilots were admired for their ability to steer a "true course" through challenging conditions and obstacles.
Our Mission: To serve by furthering Pilot International's humanitarian efforts through charitable, educational, and research programs in communities throughout the world.
Our members are proud to be:
- Protecting our brains for life through BrainMinders (teaching children to "play safe and play smart";
- Partnering with local law enforcement to provide Project Lifesaver to help locate Alzheimer's sufferers and Autistic citizens;
- Encouraging district-level projects such as Special Education Teacher of the Year recognition and support of Special Kids; and
- Supporting numerous other local and worldwide projects and opportunities for service with Pilot clubs and members around the world.