Delta leaders bring awareness to plight of homeless youth

Delta Air Lines, Inc. has announced more than 30 of its leaders in Atlanta, Detroit, Los Angeles, Miami, New York and Toronto have participated in annual Covenant House Executive Sleep Out to raise awareness around homelessness among youth, the company said.

The Delta leaders participated in an effort to raise funds to combat homelessness among young people in partnership with the Covenant House. With sleeping bags and cardboard serving as their beds for the evening, Delta leaders took to the streets alongside other corporate leaders at the annual Covenant House Sleep Out. The event allows executives from companies all over the US and Canada to stand vigil for homeless children and wield their influence to raise awareness and critical funds to help homeless youth and get kids off the streets.

Delta is a corporate sponsor of Covenant House, and this is the fifth year Delta has sponsored the National Executive Sleep Out.

Delta Air Lines, Inc. is a major United States airline, with its headquarters and largest hub at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia.