Over 715,000,000 miles towards a better future
Fifteen years ago, Miles & More teamed up with help alliance, the charitable aid organisation of the Lufthansa Group, to make the world a slightly better place with the help of Miles & More members.
It’s now time to say thank you for the over 715,000,000 award miles donated. These have made it possible to bring countless help alliance global aid projects to fruition. Your contribution has helped make the lives of many people in this world a little easier and has opened up new prospects for them.
The miles donated have been supporting many projects in the fields of education, work, income, medical care and nutrition since 2006 - with many more set to follow. We will be presenting the most important of the many projects to you over the next few months.
Join us in helping: Continue to support, or start supporting, the valuable work of help alliance and in doing so, help disadvantaged children and youngsters all over the world.
You can do good by donating as little as 3,000 miles. After all, every little helps achieve great things.
No going hungry
Your donated miles have enabled approx. 35,000 meals to be provided.
Ready for school
Approx. 17,000 satchels, pencil cases and textbooks have enabled children to go to school.
Training for approx. 700 young people has been funded so they can earn a living wage.
Get healthy and stay healthy
Approx. 100 annual salaries for medical staff have been paid thanks to your donated miles, ensuring medical care for many people.
Hooray, school is open
New school buildings, orphanages, etc. have been built thanks to your donated miles.
These are the projects that have been implemented since 2006 thanks to your miles
15 years of partnership between Miles & More and help alliance
“Educational support for schoolchildren” in Germany:
learning and support programmes for socially disadvantaged schoolchildren
“The future is in spices” in Nepal:
assistance for small-scale farmers in the sustainable production of spices
“Vocational prospects for returnees” in Gambia:
agricultural training for unemployed youngsters and returning migrants
“Bilingual training with prospects for young people” in Togo:
high-quality vocational education for socially disadvantaged youngsters
“Safe house” in South Africa:
a loving home for maternal/paternal or double orphans
“Language support for children with a migratory background” in Flörsheim, Germany:
learning German through play, sport and fun for children with a refugee or migratory background
“Prospects for people with disabilities” in Vietnam:
support for children with a physical or mental disability, especially autism
“Sunshine Project” in India:
enables socially disadvantaged children to go to school
“Education creates opportunities for street children” in India:
preparatory courses for street children to attend a regular school
“A future for township children through education” in South Africa: education and sponsorship for township children
“Return to life for unfortunate children” in India:
education and health opportunities for the poorest sections of the population
“Prospects for young people” in Senegal:
vocational training for young women and schooling for street children
“Protection for street children against exploitation and trafficking” in Thailand:
a comprehensive child protection programme that offers street children a safe place to stay
“Education and training for strong women” in Benin:
funding for disadvantaged girls at school and in their seamstress training
Start Miles & More and help alliance partnership