Archive for the ‘LGBTQ’ Category

May 18th, 2011

Pam Ann touches down in NYC in just two weeks!

Friend-of-JetBlue and air hostess extraordinaire Pam Ann is landing in New York in early June with a string of shows at Joe’s Pub sure to set audiences afire.  Get your tickets today! The outrageously funny Australian talent — who last year served as head purser of our JetPride flight — will be taking off nightly […]

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March 18th, 2011

JetBlue supports “Love is Louder”

We recently teamed up with actress Brittany Snow to host an event in Los Angeles in support of the Love is Louder movement, which she founded last fall with MTV and the Jed Foundation following the heavily publicized rash of gay teens suicides across America. The event was held at Rock & Republic and coincided […]

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January 22nd, 2011

Vote for JetBlue for the 2010 EDGE Awards!

We’ve been nominated for the 2010 EDGE award in the travel category for best U.S. airline for our contribution to the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) community! Voting takes place online through March 1, 2011. According to EDGE, The Best of EDGE Awards are enjoying their fourth year of celebrating excellence in the gay community. […]

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October 12th, 2010

30th Annual PFLAG NYC Awards Dinner

We were honored to receive the Corporate Leadership Award last evening at PFLAG’s 30th Annual NYC Awards Dinner at Tribeca Rooftop in downtown Manhattan. Despite the rain (and a smattering of protesters out front), the sold-out event illustrated the solidarity with the family and friends of LGBTQ people. Mayor Bloomberg and City Council Speaker Christine […]

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October 11th, 2010

JetBlue ranked one of the 25 best companies in the U.S. when it comes to gay issues

We’re excited to be rated one of the 25 best companies in the U.S. by The Advocate, the largest circulated LGBT publication in America. The Advocate writes, “With all the talk of boycotting those companies that don’t stand strongly behind gay rights, here is a list of 25 of the best companies in the U.S. […]

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October 1st, 2010

JetBlue earns perfect score on HRC Corporate Equality Index

Today we are proud to announce that for the second time we have earned a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s 2010 Corporate Equality Index and Best Places to Work survey, America’s leading indicator of companies’ attitudes and policies toward lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Crewmembers and Customers. Our rating also recognized […]

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September 30th, 2010

Vote for JetBlue for Logo TV’s Best Airline Award!

There’s still time to vote for JetBlue for Logo TV’s Best Airline Award! For the second year in a row, we’ve been nominated by Logo, the MTV television network with programming geared toward the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community, for its Best Airline title in the TripOut Gay Travel Award. Logo explains that […]

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September 26th, 2010

PFLAG NYC annual gala

There’s still time to get your tickets to the PFLAG gala in NYC. JetBlue will be honored with the Corporate Leadership Award on October 11. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/PFLAG-NYC-to-Honor-JetBlue-prnews-2450937629.html?x=0&.v=> Learn more from the press release.

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September 20th, 2010

JetBlue recognized by PFLAG with Corporate Leadership Award

We’ve been recognized by PFLAG NYC as this year’s honoree of its Corporate Leadership Award, to be given at PFLAG’s annual gala next month. PFLAG’s award recognizes our five years of support for the organization and to the greater cause of marginalized LGBT youth — through our work with organizations like the Ali Forney Center, […]

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September 19th, 2010

Scandinavian Airlines to host first in-air same-sex wedding

For some reason a lot of folks propose marriage in the air (perhaps it’s a lack of oxygen at 35,000 feet). Scandinavian Airlines is going one step further in planning the first-ever mile-high gay marriage. Only there’s one catch- they haven’t found a couple yet. The wedding is set to take place on December 6 […]

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