The Delta Air Lines Foundation Grants $1 Million to Nonprofits in 13 States -- Contributions support 180 organizations in communities Delta serves
ATLANTA, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Delta Air Lines Foundation has donated $1 million to support the efforts of charitable and nonprofit organizations that offer educational and wellness programs and provide assistance to those in need throughout the U.S.
The Foundation's grants benefit a diverse group of organizations across 13 states including Alaska, Florida, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina and South Dakota.
Contributions support 180 organizations in communities Delta serves. The Foundation concentrated on organizations promoting diversity, education and health and wellness, as well as organizations supporting veterans and service members. Recipient organizations include local chapters of the American Red Cross, Community Foundations, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Junior Achievement, United Way and the YMCA as well as community food banks.