Posts Tagged ‘Light Up a Life’

January 20th, 2013

Boston Meets the Together We Rise Founder

Last week, a huge turnout of Boston Crewmembers met in the Crew Lounge and decorated more than 90 Sweet Cases for Together We Rise, our new CSR partner. BlueCities across the network have joined together for this nonprofit organization that supports foster care children, and our inbox is overflowing with photos of everyone participating! The […]

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January 13th, 2013

Long Island City Support Center Designs Sweet Cases

More and more crewmembers are breaking out their markers and gluesticks to design sweet cases for foster children as part of our annual Light Up a Life campaign. We’re proud to support our new partner, Together We Rise, a nonprofit organization that supports kids in the foster care system. Sweet Cases are chock full of […]

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January 8th, 2013

Our Finance Team Gets Creative for Foster Children

A few members of our Finance team recently took a break from crunching numbers to spend some time supporting one of our Corporate social Responsibility campaigns, Light Up a Life.  The group designated one of our conference rooms at our Long Island City Support Center as their studio, and created  “Sweet Cases,” bags filled with […]

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January 6th, 2013

Crewmembers Decorate Gifts for Foster Children

To support this year’s Light Up a Life campaign, our crewmembers at New York’s LaGuardia decorated sweet cases for foster children in collaboration with Together We Rise. This non-profit organization is our new Corporate Social Responsibility partner and focuses on improving the lives of foster children. One way we’re getting involved is through sweet cases, […]

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December 15th, 2012

Light Up a Life Campaign Kicks Off

For our seventh annual Light Up a Life campaign we’re partnering with two fantastic organizations: Together We Rise and Soaringwords. The next few months are all about bringing the holiday spirit to children across the cities we serve, and each year, our crewmembers go above and beyond to bring our airline’s culture of giving to […]

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April 22nd, 2011

“Soaringwords” quilts video: Aguadilla

Our Crewmembers in Aguadilla helped to “Light Up a Life” by decorating and donating “Soaringwords” quilts to kids at Hospital Perea located in the city of Mayaguez not far from their station. They produced a slideshow video to highlight their efforts.

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March 26th, 2011

Jacksonville Crewmembers help children’s spirits soar

Our Jacksonville Crewmembers recently visited Wolfson Children’s Hospital to deliver more than 20 “Soaringwords” quilts that they had decorated. Their charitable spirit even spread to Southwest, who lent a helping hand in decorating.

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March 19th, 2011

Newark Crewmembers help light up lives

Our Newark Crewmembers decorated Soaringwords quilts as part of the Light Up a Life campaign, which they then delivered to help cheer up kids at the Children’s Hospital of New Jersey. The visit was even featured in the hospital newsletter. See below for the clipping.

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March 13th, 2011

Orlando Crewmembers donate “Soaringwords” quilts

Our Orlando Crewmembers visited the Arnold Palmer Children Hospital as part of our Light Up a Life Soaringwords initiative. 17 crewmembers including the VP of Jetblue University Warren Christie and MCO General Manager Jason Annunziata delivered more than 80 decorated quilts to cheer up the children at the hospital.

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February 13th, 2011

Portland, Maine Crewmembers decorate “Soaringwords” quilts

Last week, Portland, Maine Crewmembers decorated “Soaringwords” quilts with inspirational quotes and images to donate to children in need at local hospitals. The efforts come as part of our annual Light Up a Life campaign, which helps to lift the spirits of children in need.

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