Community

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Contributions to United partners and causes
2017 2016 2015
United in-kind travel (retail value) $11,347,063 $10,887,650 $9,188,642
Cash donations $10,440,051 $2,661,281 $2,345,489
Employee contributions (cash donations) $1,480,647 $2,147,355 $2,172,635
Customer and business contributions (retail value) $3,033,458 $615,000 $4,685,362
Customer contributions to Charity Miles Program (donated miles) 131,882,242 172,681,951 215,351,173
Retail value of customer donated miles $4,615,878 $6,043,868 $7,537,291
Volunteerism and corporate engagement
2017 2016 2015
Total volunteer hours 51,648 57,006 65,000
Total number of volunteers 5,178 4,684 5,000
Value of volunteer hours 1 $1,246,783 $1,376,125 $1,531,400
Footnotes:
  1. Based on Independent Sector value of: $24.14/hr in 2016 and 2017; $23.56/hr in 2015; $23.07/hr in 2014; $22.55/hr in 2013