Archive for July 2013

July 8th, 2013

JetBlue Visits the Boys & Girls Club of Central Florida

Two weeks ago, over 100 crewmembers spent the afternoon with 300+ energetic children from the Boys & Girls Club of Central Florida in Orlando. Together we planted flowers, read books from Mary Pope Osborne’s Magic Tree House series as part of our Summer Soar with Reading campaign and painted a backdrop of a New York […]

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July 6th, 2013

Long Beach Crewmembers Volunteer at Special Olympics

A group of crewmembers, friends, and family from our Long Beach station recently joined together to volunteer at Special Olympics Southern California. Held at California State University, Long Beach, the event drew more than 1,100 participants with disabilities. Each year, the games help develop physical fitness and motor skills, and our volunteers—part of the 4,000 […]

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July 5th, 2013

Newark Crewmembers Make Kindergarten Grads Smile

A few weeks ago, our Soar with Reading program launched across the JetBlue network, and our crewmembers in Newark are already spreading the literature bug. A group recently teamed up to visit the North Star Charter Academy in Vailsburg, a neighborhood near Newark, New Jersey. Three kindergarten classes welcomed our crewmembers, who distributed bags filled […]

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July 3rd, 2013

Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day! Many Americans are thinking about BBQ and beach and a day off from work on the Fourth of July and the tunes of the Revolutionary War are a distant cry. We take this time to recognize and celebrate America’s Independence Day, and to salute the men and women who continue to serve […]

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July 3rd, 2013

JetBlue Cited for Being Too Friendly

We’re always listening to our customers to make sure we’re delivering the very best in product and service. One of the ways we do so is with a customer survey that we hand out to some customers chosen at random on every flight. We’re on the lookout for things we can improve on, but we […]

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July 2nd, 2013

Wingwoman Tracy: Giving Back and Gaining a New Perspective

Published on Huffington Post on 7/2/13 Many people travel for work, vacation to visit family and friends or all of the above. Through our travels, we explore our passions and often find new ones. With each new experience, our eyes and hearts open wider than we could ever imagine, and we bring home memories that […]

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July 2nd, 2013

An Aspiring JetBlue Pilot

When Becky took her son Pauly on vacation with his grandparents he was excited to be going on a plane. Coming home from Florida, Pauly fell asleep and his grandparents woke him up when the plane had already landed. He was so bummed that he missed the landing, but as consolation, our crewmembers onboard invited […]

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July 1st, 2013

Awarded for Boosting Jamaica Tourism

Our General Manager for our Jamaican cities, Leslie, recently accepted an award on behalf of JetBlue. Each year, the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association recognizes top businesses that have made significant contributions to Jamaica’s tourism industry. This was the second year we received the International Airline Award for delivering the best service! We’ve been serving […]

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