US Airways - December 2014 - (Page 255)

Giving engage A YEAR IN GIVING Throughout the year, our employees give back countless hours to our communities and causes. By Matt Maynard donated countless hours volunteering in events throughout the country. And, by partnering with you, we raised thousands of dollars to contribute to the cause. Our commitment to Susan G. Komen Promise Grants: $1 million Sky Ball ★ PHOTOS COURTESY OF AMERICAN AIRLINES; (RIGHT) BY CHAD WINDHAM This year, more than 1,800 American Airlines employees from across our network volunteered their time to causes that make a difference. Working together, our teams contributed more than 92,000 volunteer hours last year alone - that's more than ten-and-a-half years of service to communities and causes around the globe. As we move forward, we're committed to giving back to our local neighborhoods, and we'll continue to carry on our long legacy of service to our communities. Here are just some of our largest efforts this year: In support of the Airpower Foundation, we hosted a large event to honor our nation's military service members, veterans, and their families. The event paid special tribute to those who served in Korea and those serving in the United States Navy. Miles for Good Clockwise from top left: Snowball Express, a Something mAAgic Foundation event, and American Airlines breast cancer survivors support Be Pink Number of American volunteers: 1,400 Champions for Children On select flights and in our clubs, we collected contributions from customers and our employees to benefit UNICEF's Change for Good program. To date, more than $9.9 million has been raised. Number of American volunteers: 2,800 Something mAAgic Snowball Express Partnering with the Something mAAgic Foundation®, we treated children with life-threatening medical conditions and their families to a weeklong, all-expenses-paid vacation in Orlando, Florida. To date, we've lifted the spirits of more than 400 children. Learn how you can stand with us in support at This month, we'll help bring together children of fallen military heroes for a week of making memories and honoring their parent's sacrifice. Together, we'll provide children with hope and give them an opportunity to make new happy memories. Number of American volunteers: 3,700 Be Pink For many years, we've actively aided in the battle against breast cancer by supporting breast cancer awareness and research. This year, our employees Number of American volunteers: 140 DECEMBER 2014 255

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - December 2014

Table of Contents
Perspective: CEO Letter
From the Editor
Making It Happen
Style Spotlight: Gifts
Connections: Everybody's Business
Great Escapes: La Quinta Resort & Club
Great Escapes: Lone Star Court
Great Escapes: 21C Museum Hotel
Great Escapes: Nada's Italy Tours
Adventure: Volcanoes and Lattes
Gear Up: Stocking Stuffers
Gear Up: Weather Glass
Diversions: Cabarrus County, NC
Diversions: Christmas in Myrtle Beach, SC
Diversions: Artichokes
Getaway: Harbor View Inn
Getaway: Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel
Getaway: Sonoma County Wine Country
Great Tastes: Sol Mexican Cocina
Charlotte USA: Workplaces of Tomorrow
The Arts: ArtistWorks
The Arts: Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery
The Arts: National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wine & Dine: San Antonio, TX
Wine & Dine: U.S. Olive Oils
Travel Feature: An Insider's Guide to Tokyo
Special Section: Hilton Head, SC
University Spotlight: Christopher Newport University
To Your Health: ALS
Special Section: San Francisco + Sonoma Wine Country
Down To Business: Sport Clips
Gatherings: Grandover Resort and Conference Center
Best of Health: Miami Beach Foot Surgery
Special Section: Visit Florida
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
Audio Entertainment
Video Entertainment
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
oneworld alliance
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Giving: Miles for Good
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - December 2014