This year, it is estimated that 1 in 8 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in her lifetime. More than 240,000 cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed in wives, sisters, daughters and mothers this year in the U.S. alone.
American Airlines continues its relationship with Susan G. Komen to help end breast cancer forever. For their generous donations, we will reward AAdvantage® members who donate to the Miles for the Cure® program with 10 AAdvantage miles for every dollar they give.
Your donations help fund the Susan G. Komen Young Investigators Grant program, where researchers are making advances against metastatic breast cancer and triple negative breast cancer, an aggressive form of the disease *.
However, despite this progress, more than 40,000 people will lose their lives to breast cancer in the U.S. this year, so we must continue to fund potentially life-saving research.Your donations bring hope to the millions of women affected by breast cancer, their families and loved ones.
American’s Miles for the Cure® program raises funds to support a study of metastatic breast cancer and triple negative breast cancer (an aggressive form of the disease) through the Susan G. Komen Young Investigators Grant program. Miles for the Cure awards customers AAdvantage miles for every dollar they contribute to the Susan G. Komen.