Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) President Glen Hauenstein accepted Keep America Beautiful´s 2017 Vision for America Award, the company said.
Keep America Beautiful presents the Vision for America Award annually to a corporation whose commitment to corporate social responsibility and sustainability has significantly enhanced civic, environmental and social stewardship.
Delta´s Vision for America and for the world is to support the communities where its employees live and serve by giving back one percent of Delta´s net income from the previous year to key charitable organizations through cash contributions, in-kind travel and grants from The Delta Air Lines Foundation.
Established in 1953, Keep America Beautiful, the nation´s iconic community improvement nonprofit organization, inspires and educates people to take action every day to improve and beautify their community environment.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta Air Lines serves more than 180 million customers each year, employing more than 80,000 employees worldwide and operating a mainline fleet of more than 800 aircraft.