How To Donate Miles

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AirTran Airlines

  1. Go to http://www.airtran.com
  2. Contact airline directly 

Alaska Airlines (1,000 miles minimum, in 1,000 mile increments)

  1. Go to http://www.alaskaair.com
  2. Sign into your account
  3. Click on the “Mileage Plan” tab on the top of the page
  4. Select “Earn and use Miles” from the pull down menu
  5. Select “Donate miles” on the left side menu
  6. Click the “Donate Miles” link
  7. Select “Hero Miles” and input how many miles you wish to donate
  8. Hit the “send” button

American Airlines

Donation via Email (500 miles minimum)

  1. Email your request to heromiles@aa.com.
  2. Include the following information:
  3. Full Name (as it appears on your AAdvantage account)
  4. AAdvantage account number
  5. Number of miles to be donated
  6. Phone number
  7. Email address

Donation via Fax (500 miles minimum)

  1. Fax your request to 817-963-7882.
  2. Download the Donation Form (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader), print, and complete the form and fax it to the number above.
  3. To see these instructions go to http://aa.com
  4. Sign into your account
  5. Select the “AAdvantage” tab at the top of the page
  6. Select “Redeem Miles” in pull down menu
  7. Select “Donate Miles”
  8. Select “Operation Hero Miles”


Delta Airlines

(1000 miles minimum)

  1. Go to http://www.delta.com
  2. Sign into your account
  3. Select “Sky Miles” on top right side of page
  4. Click on “buy or transfer miles” in pull down menu
  5. Select “Donate”
  6. Select “Hero Miles” and input number of miles to be donated
  7. ** Do not use a comma in the number.
  8. Hit the “Apply” button

Frontier Airlines

Members can contact the EarlyReturns desk at 1-866-263-2759. Tell them you wish to donate to the Fisher House Foundation.


United Airlines (500 miles minimum)

  1. Go to http://www.united.com
  2. Sign into your account
  3. Select “Mileage Plus tab”
  4. Select “Buy, transfer or give miles” in pull down menu
  5. Select “Donate your miles” on bottom right of page
  6. Scroll to Fisher House Foundation │Hero Miles Program
  7. Enter number of miles you wish to donate and hit “Donate Now”

US Airways (1,000 miles minimum, 1,000 mile increments)

  1. Go to http://www.usairways.com
  2. Sign into your account
  3. Select “Dividend Miles” tab at top of page
  4. Select “Use Miles” in pull down menu
  5. Select “Donate Miles” (last choice of list)
  6. Select “Fisher House Foundation”
  7. Select number of miles
  8. Hit “Submit”

Tax Deduction Information
The Internal Revenue Service does not recognize donations of frequent flyer miles as tax a deduction. For further information consult IRS Publication 526.


Confirmation of Donations
To protect donor privacy,  airlines do not release donor information to Fisher House Foundation. For confirmation of donated miles please contact your airline directly.