Donate Miles to Charity

How Can I Donate? And How Does It Work?

Donate your HawaiianMiles to any participating charity and you’ll receive a confirmation email for your donation once the process has been completed. At the end of the year, Hawaiian Airlines will match up to a half-million miles to each participating charity. Your donation of miles supports these non-profit organizations in fulfilling their services to Hawaiian communities. Mahalo for your support! 

Thank You From Hawaiian Airlines

You may donate your HawaiianMiles to any participating charity. At the end of the year, we will match up to a half-million miles to each participating charity. Your donation of miles supports these non-profit organizations in fulfilling their services to Hawaii communities. Mahalo for your support!

Donate to the Following Charities
American Cancer Society Hawaii Pacific, Inc.

Dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.

American Cancer Society Hawaii Pacific saves lives from cancer by: 1) Helping people stay well by educating them on steps they can take to prevent cancer and find it early; 2) Helping people get well by providing accurate and timely informational, emotional and practical support services; 3) Funding cancer research to further understand its causes, determine how best to prevent it, and discover new ways to cure it; and 4) Fighting back by encouraging federal and state lawmakers to fight cancer by continuing government funding of cancer research, creating smoke free communities and improving access to affordable, quality health care.

Lori Poaipuni, Office/Event Coordinator

American Red Cross of Hawaii

Dedicated to preventing and alleviating human suffering.

The American Red Cross of Hawaii is a nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing and alleviating human suffering. The Red Cross helps people recover from disasters, teaches people how to save lives through first aid, CPR and other training, and provides emergency communication between Armed Forces service members and their families. The Hawaii Red Cross responds to disasters every 4 days throughout our state. The Red Cross is not a government agency and relies solely on the aloha spirit of giving from people and corporations in Hawaii to provide critical services.

Contact Minette Lew

Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii

Helping children become responsible adults.

Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii is a preventive, nonprofit organization focused on helping children (ages 6-16) grow into responsible adults by matching them one-to-one with volunteer mentors. Since 1963, thousands of "Big Brothers" and "Big Sisters" have created a positive, lasting impact on Hawaii's children by sharing their friendship, guidance and support.

Contact Holy Brown, Marketing

Blood Bank of Hawaii

Saving lives for more than 60 years.

Founded in 1941, the Blood Bank of Hawai'i (BBH) is a non-profit organization that provides lifesaving blood products to 11 civilian hospitals on Oahu and eight on the Neighbor Islands. Everyday in Hawai'i, hundreds of patients count on volunteer blood donors for their very survival. Typical uses for blood include cancer therapy, surgical procedures and treatment of accident victims, trauma patients and mothers and babies during childbirth.

Contact Blood Bank Hawaii

The Coral Reef Alliance (CORAL)

With field offices all over the world, the Coral Reef Alliance unites communities to save coral reefs. Working with local people—from fishermen to government leaders, divers to scientists, Hawaiians to Fijians—CORAL protects one of our most valuable and threatened ecosystems. Their international team designs long-term and lasting conservation programs that reduce the threats to coral reefs and are replicated across the globe. For more Information about CORAL, visit www.coral.org.

Contact Daron Willison

Friends of Hokule'a and Hawai'iloa

Perpetuating the unique Hawaiian heritage.

The Friends of Hokule'a and Hawai'iloa is a public non-profit organization dedicated to the perpetuation of Hawaiian canoe building traditions and values through the preservation and development of canoe building resources. By building, maintaining and, restoring canoes, they hope to improve understanding and appreciation for this unique Hawaiian heritage for all people.

Contact Tay Perry

Hawaiian Humane Society

Promoting the human-animal bond and the humane treatment of all animals.

As an animal welfare organization, the Hawaiian Humane Society is also very much a people business. We are Oahu’s only open-admission shelter and are not affiliated with any other island humane society or HSUS or ASPCA.

Contact Lillian Williams, Manager of Special Events and Corporate Partnerships

HUGS (Help, Understanding, and Group Support)

Providing hope, support and services for special families.

Established in 1982, HUGS (Help, Understanding and Group Support) is a 501(c)(3) private non-profit children's charity unique to Hawai'i, whose mission is to provide a variety of support services to a family in crisis whose child has been diagnosed as having a life-threatening illness or a medically fragile condition. HUGS services the entire family by facilitating peer interaction through family gatherings, peer support groups, and special events. They also coordinate volunteers who provide hospital visits, respite care and support at family events. For the past 24 years, HUGS has served thousands of families across the state of Hawaii.

Contact Joan Naguwa

Make - A - Wish Hawaii

We seek to bring every eligible child’s wish to life, because a wish is an integral part of a child’s treatment journey. Headquartered in Honolulu, Make-A-Wish Hawaii is considered one of the top charities in the state, with 78 cents of every dollar raised going directly toward granting wishes in Hawaii. One of the first local Make-A-Wish chapters established, Make-A-Wish Hawaii continues to be among the busiest in the nation since 1982.

Maui Forest Bird Recovery Project

"The Maui Forest Bird Recovery Project is driven by science and dedicated to the conservation of Hawaii's native forest ecosystems. Formed in 1997, our mission is to develop and implement techniques that recover Maui's endangered birds and to restore their habitats through research, development, and application of conservation techniques.


In addition to research, we are actively trying to educate the public on endemic forest birds and their conservation on Maui."

National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii

Seeking to prevent kidney and urinary tract diseases.

The mission of the National Kidney Foundation of Hawai'i is to prevent kidney and urinary tract disease, improve the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by this disease, and increase the availability of all organs for transplantation in Hawai'i.

Contact Ann Hataoka

Shriners Hospital for Children of Honolulu

Comprehensive orthopedic care for keiki regardless of their ability to pay.

For nearly 100 years, Shriners Hospitals for Children - Honolulu has provided specialized pediatric orthopedic care in Hawaiʻi and the Pacific Basin for keiki with bone, joint and muscle conditions as well as sports- and play-related injuries. Our world-class doctors and dedicated team of experts are committed to improving the lives of keiki and helping them live their best lives.

Our model of care was established by the Shriners, a fraternal organization dedicated to providing keiki with access to specialized pediatric care regardless of a family’s ability to pay. Recognized as one of the world’s greatest philanthropies, Shriners Hospitals for Children has 22 locations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico and is renowned for its clinical excellence, specialized services and groundbreaking research that has transformed the lives of keiki worldwide.

Special Olympics Hawaii

Be a fan of dignity, courage, acceptance and the human race.

The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community. There is never a fee to any athlete or their family to participate in our program.

Contact Nancy Bottelo (CEO)

Surfrider Foundation Oahu Chapter

The Surfrider Foundation is a non-profit environmental organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s oceans, waves and beaches for all people, through conservation, activism, research and education.

Contact Elizabeth Benyshek, Chair

If you want to contribute more than miles to your favorite charity, you may contact the organization directly for more information on how you can offer them your support.

Still have questions? Review the HawaiianMiles FAQ or contact Hawaiian Airlines Customer Service at 1-877-426-4537.