Airline Miles for Hurricane Sandy Donations

Hurricane Sandy has affected approximately a third of the United States and devastated millions. Several Airline loyalty programs are currrently offering miles for those who donate. Of course, the main objective and incentive is a chance to help those in need.

Here are the current promotions:

  • United Airlines:
    • $50-$99 donation: 250 bonus award miles.
    • $100+ donation: 500 bonus award miles.
    • Donations can be made to the American Red Cross, Feeding America, or AmeriCares. United Airlines will match up to $100,000 in donations.
  • American Airlines:
    • $50+ donation: 250 AAdvantange bonus miles
    • $100+ donation: 500 AAdvantage bonus miles
  • Salvation Army accepts airline mile donations (United and Delta), with a minimum of 1,000 miles