Giving back means a lot to WestJetters, who volunteer countless hours in their communities every year. This holiday season we decided to share that spirit of giving. Wishing you a merry Christmas and happy holidays from all of us at WestJet.
Introducing Miracle Miles, where 1 mile flown = 1 dollar towards supporting local charities. WestJet is donating over $150,000 to charities on select flights this December.
Carly is an active volunteer with the WestJetters Caring for Our Community program. She donated her Miracle Miles to Believe in the Gold: a charitable foundation dedicated to children fighting cancer.
Carly, Cabin Crew Member, Community Investment Champion
Clifford was looking for an opportunity to work with indigenous youth to provide support, guidance and learning opportunities. He donated his Miracle Miles to Hockey Cares- True North Aid. This is an organization that allows indigenous and non-indigenous youth to connect through a shared love of hockey.
Clifford, Manager, Materials East, Community Investment Champion
Kara is responsible for Community Investment initiatives at her local Airport. She is passionate about inspiring her fellow WestJetters to get involved and give back to the community. Kara will be donating her Miracle Miles to the Ronald McDonald House of BC & Yukon. Families travel from over 200 communities to come to their local Ronald McDonald house, with the Yukon being the furthest.
Kara, Customer Service Agent, Community Investment Champion
Ngoc was born in a refugee camp in the Chonburi Province of Thailand where she lived for three years before being sponsored to Canada. She remembers life within the walls of the camp being hard – and the people of Thailand and their generosity helped lessen the hardships of her family. Ngoc, donated her Miracle Miles to LiveDifferent.
Ngoc, Station Manager, Community Investment Champion
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