Honoring American heroes
We have a long history of honoring those whose sacrifices have given us the freedom to fly. With our partners, we look for ways – big and small – to thank military members for their service.
Gary Sinise Foundation
The Gary Sinise Foundation honors military service men and women, veterans, first responders and their families with programs that entertain, educate and strengthen communities nationwide.
George W. Bush Institute
Ensuring post-9/11 veterans and their families make successful transitions to civilian life.
Medal of Honor
The Medal of Honor foundation honors U.S. military heroes. American supports the foundation and gives U.S. Medal of Honor recipients access to elite amenities when they fly.
Miles for Heroes
Miles for Heroes assists organizations that work to support veterans, military members and their families.
- Minimum donation of 1,000 miles required. Members who have an available balance of less than 1,000 miles may donate their entire balance. Your donation is not tax deductible. Processing can take up to 48 hours.
- American Airlines reserves the right to determine the final use of miles within the guidelines of the Miles for Social Good, Miles for Global Health and Well-Being, and Miles for Heroes programs.