Donate Your Points and Miles for Hurricane Sandy Relief
Few would've imagined that this week’s storm with the friendly-sounding name could wreak such havoc and devastation along the East Coast. In the wake of 20,055 flights cancellations due to Hurricane Sandy and with infrastructure is slowly coming back online, there are still an estimated 7.8 million people without power, billions of dollars in damage, and many whose lives will never be the same. They need help. Here are some easy ways for you to help out:
- Based on contributions to the Red Cross Disaster Relief, American Airlines is giving AAdvantage members one-time bonus reward miles, starting with 250 miles for a minimum donation of $50. Go here for donation details.
- Other airlines with charitable initiatives:
- Continental Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
- United Airlines
- US Airways
- And hotels:
- Choice Hotels International, Inc.
- Drury Hotels
- Hilton Worldwide
- Marriott International
- Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Please consider making a difference to those who desperately need it and give today.