Every Action Counts


United partners with several nonprofit organizations, domestic and internationally. Global Community Engagement continues to capitalize on the value of our existing partnerships to expedite support to communities in need. Every action we take to coordinate transporting face coverings and ventilators and donating food counts.


2,900+ medical professionals booked in-kind flights to support COVID-19 response in New York, New Jersey, California and Guam

Miles on a Mission

19,200,000+ miles donated by MileagePlus® members and 7,600,000+ miles matched from United to help organizations providing relief during COVID-19


13,100+ cargo-only flights have transported more than 710M+ pounds of cargo to communities in need

177M+ pounds of medical equipment and PPE

4.8M+ pounds of supplies to support military troops


6,600,000+ pounds of food United Polaris lounges, United Clubs and our catering kitchens have been donated to local foods banks and charities

15,000+ pillows have been donated to local charities supporting the homeless population

2,800 amenity kits + 5,000 self-care products have been donated to New York City and Chicago area hospitals and homeless shelters

7,500+ face coverings were made from upcycled unused ramp uniforms


41,400+ volunteer hours served by more than 2,700 employees worldwide

2,200,000+ pounds of food and household goods were processed for the Houston Food Bank

Data current as of March 15, 2020 – June 16, 2021; Cargo data current as of March 19, 2020 – June 14, 2021