2 April 2014
United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: UAL) company United Airlines said it has joined the Make-A-Wish Wishes in Flight campaign this month.
Throughout April, when MileagePlus members donate miles to Make-A-Wish, United will match the miles to help support wishes that involve travel for children and their families. Customers can visit www.united.com/charitymiles to donate and help wishes come true. The airline will match up to fourm miles.
“Even in United´s business of flying customers around the world every day, we still appreciate the magic of flight and just how special air travel can be,” said Praveen Sharma, United´s vice president of loyalty and business development. “We are delighted to give the gift of travel and join Make-A-Wish in connecting deserving children to wonderful experiences across the globe.”
United Airlines and United Express operate an average of more than 5,300 flights a day to more than 360 airports across six continents. For more information, visit united.com.
Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Visit Make-A-Wish at wish.org to learn more.