African American Communities Media Overview

American Airlines commitment to African Americans in the United States and the Black community worldwide is a long-term commitment that encompasses employees, customers, the community, and African American-owned businesses. American’s efforts include a specialty sales team, the African Amercian employee Resource Group, support for important community organizations at a national and local level and commitment to doing business with African Americans through its Diversified Supplier Program.

American Airlines has been an active partner in the African American community for many years. We support organizations that are pillars of the community, such as the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and United Negro College Fund (UNCF). The company also has an online community especially for people who appreciate black culture.


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