United to donate 6m miles to Charity Miles partners on Giving Tuesday

United Airlines has announced that on Giving Tuesday, it plans to match up to six million miles of customer donations of MileagePlus miles to its featured Charity Miles partners, the company said.

MileagePlus members who visit donate.mileageplus.com beginning on Tuesday, Nov. 27 and donate 1,000 miles or more to the charity of their choice through Dec. 21 will have their donation matched mile for mile up to 5 million miles by United Airlines. Additionally, every time the hashtag #UnitedCharityMiles is used on social media channels Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook in support of the United in Giving campaign, the airline will donate 1,000 miles per post, up to 1 million miles for a total of up to 6 million miles donated.

Throughout 2018, more than 73 million MileagePlus miles have been donated to charity partners through United´s Charity Miles.

United Airlines and United Express operate approximately 4,700 flights a day to 356 airports across five continents. In 2017, United and United Express operated more than 1.6 million flights carrying more than 148 million customers.