Every Action Counts: Breaking Down Barriers and Promoting Inclusion

Every Action Counts: Breaking Down Barriers and Promoting Inclusion

From promoting inclusion and inspiring future leaders to helping communities in need and protecting the environment, Every Action Counts is our pledge to put our people and planes to work for the greater good.

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United First Officer, Carole Hopson, Honors Bessie Coleman With Goal of Enrolling 100 Black Women in Flight School
On June 15, 1921, Bessie Coleman became the first Black and Native American woman to earn a pilot's license. Bessie was a pioneer and inspiration to early pilots in the African American and Native American communities. She paved the way for female aviators everywhere including United First Officer Carole Hopson. 100 years later Carole honors Bessie's legacy with a goal of enrolling 100 Black...
Jul 14, 2021 2:10 PM ET
Corporate America's Racial Awakening: One Year Later
Published by ESSENCE.COM MAY/JUNE 2021 Issue By Kimberly Wilson It was Sharon Chuter, founder and CEO of Uoma Beauty, who called out brands for posting black squares on Instagram without actually putting effort into their corporate strategy to enact real change at a systemic level. The movement she inspired, brilliantly called Pull...
Jul 8, 2021 11:20 AM ET
United Wins 'People's Voice' Webby Award for Best Travel App
CHICAGO, June 15, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- The recently redesigned United Airlines mobile app was voted the Best Travel App in the 25th annual Webby Awards. United's app was one of five nominees in the Travel App and Software category, and was named the "People's Voice" winner. United debuted its redesigned app in October of last year, featuring enhanced accessibility for visually impaired...
Jun 15, 2021 1:45 PM ET
Flying with Pride: United, Chase and Visa Join Forces in Support of LGBTQ+ Equality
CHICAGO, June 9, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- In celebration and support of Pride Month, United Airlines, Chase and Visa are collaborating to reward United Visa Cardmembers who donate to non-profit LGBTQ+ organizations. Between June 1 and June 30, 2021, eligible United MileagePlus Visa Cardmembers will receive five total miles for every dollar up to $1,000 in donations per eligible card made to the...
Jun 9, 2021 12:20 PM ET
United Airlines Helped This Trans Flight Attendant Find Her Voice
“I was familiar with United’s policies and how inclusive they are, and United’s business resource group for LGBTQ+ employees, EQUAL,” Scott acknowledges. “Flight attendants are loving and caring and so there for each other, and it was at that point I knew if I’m going to come out I’m going to do it as a flight attendant for United.”   ...
Jun 7, 2021 11:50 AM ET

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