Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 

4-Traders Homepage  >  Equities  >  Nyse  >  Alaska Air Group, Inc.    ALK

Delayed Quote. Delayed  - 07/27 10:03:21 pm
67.87 USD   +2.01%
07/26 BOOSTING SUPPOR : Alaska Airlines donates nearly $150,000 to nonprof..
07/25 ALASKA AIR : Airlines donates nearly $150,000 to nonprofits in , Haw..
07/23 ALASKA AIR : has another record quarter; profits fueling Virgin purc..
SummaryQuotesChartsNewsAnalysisCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
News SummaryMost relevantAll newsSector news 
The feature you requested does not exist. However, we suggest the following feature:

Boosting Support: Alaska Airlines donates nearly $150,000 to nonprofits in Alaska, Hawaii and Washington

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
07/26/2016 | 02:28pm CEST

Release date- 25072016 - ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- The Alaska Airlines Foundation has awarded $145,000 in grants to 12 nonprofit organizations throughout the states of Alaska, Hawaii and Washington. This is the first time the Alaska Airlines Foundation is adding a mid-year grant to complement its traditional end of year cycle.

For nearly 20 years, the Alaska Airlines Foundation has distributed cash grants to locally-based nonprofit organizations that support youth, work-force development and educational efforts. The Foundation grants supplement the company's corporate giving program that donated over $11 million in cash and in-kind gifts in 2015.

In the first half of 2016, grants were made to 12 nonprofits, including the following:

Covenant House Alaska - CHA is the largest provider of services to homeless, runaway and trafficked youth in Alaska. This grant will provide funding for CHA's school-to-work transition program designed to keep students in school through graduation and help them transition into the workplace in quality jobs.

Friends of Hawaii Robotics - Friends of Hawaii Robotics operates FIRST robotics programs throughout Hawaii. Over 8,000 students currently participate in the program, which exposes them to real-world problem-solving and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) applications.

Washington's Environmental Science Center - THE ESC's Science Literacy: Let Nature Teach program will engage K-12th grade students in studying ocean habitat. Program participants include students of low-income and racially diverse backgrounds within the South King County area, ensuring that all students and citizens have access to quality environmental education.

'The Alaska Airlines Foundation is committed to investing in our communities,' said board chair Joe Sprague. 'These organizations are working hard to make sure that today's youth have the skills and knowledge needed for tomorrow's environment.'

The Alaska Airlines Foundation was established in 1998 as a 501 c (3) private foundation as a way to supplement Alaska Airlines' overall corporate giving program by providing cash grants to public charities in Alaska, Hawaii and Washington. Grants typically focus on educational and workforce development efforts that serve a unique need or value to a community.

Eligible nonprofit organizations are encouraged to submit a letter of inquiry by Sept. 15, 2016, for consideration in November.

Alaska Airlines, together with its regional partners, flies 32 million customers a year to more than 110 cities with an average of 970 daily flights throughout the United States, including Hawaii, Canada, Costa Rica, and Mexico. With Alaska's 17 global airline partners, customers can earn and redeem miles to more than 800 destinations worldwide. Onboard, customers are invited to make the most of their flight with amenities like power outlets at every seat, streaming entertainment direct to your device, Wi-Fi and an inspired food and beverage selection featured on most flights. Alaska Airlines ranked 'Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among Traditional Carriers in North America' in the J.D. Power North American Airline Satisfaction Study for nine consecutive years from 2008 to 2016. Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan also ranked 'Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Airline Loyalty Rewards Programs' in the J.D. Power Airline Loyalty/Rewards Program Satisfaction Report for the last three consecutive years. Alaska Airlines is a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK). Learn more on the airline's newsroom, blog, alaskaair.com, @AlaskaAir, facebook.com/alaskaairlines and linkedin.com/company/alaska-airlines.

SOURCE Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines Foundation, Tim Thompson, Executive Director, (907) 266-7230

(c) 2016 Electronic News Publishing -, source ENP Newswire

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
Latest news on ALASKA AIR GROUP, INC.
07/26 BOOSTING SUPPORT : Alaska Airlines donates nearly $150,000 to nonprofits in Alas..
07/25 ALASKA AIR : Airlines donates nearly $150,000 to nonprofits in , Hawaii and Wash..
07/23 ALASKA AIR : has another record quarter; profits fueling Virgin purchase
07/21 ALASKA AIR : Reports Record Second Quarter 2016 Results
07/21DJALASKA AIR : Profit Tops Views as Traffic Climbs
07/21 ALASKA AIR : tops 2Q profit forecasts
07/21 ALASKA AIR GROUP, INC. : Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhi..
07/18ALASKA AIR GROUP, INC. : half-yearly earnings release
07/15 ALASKA AIR : reports June 2016 operational results
07/15 ALASKA AIR : to Announce Financial Results
More news
Sector news : Airlines - NEC
05:45aDJAsia Shares Down, Dragged by Japan Equities
07/27 As Wall Street hits highs, some investors await transport catch-up
07/27DJCHINA SOUTHERN AIRLINES : Air's Unit Xiamen Air to Buy Six B787-9 Aircraft From ..
07/26DJJETBLUE AIRWAYS : Low Fuel Costs Help JetBlue's Profit Rise
07/26DJSIA ENGINEERING : First-Quarter Income Surges on Divestment Gain
More sector news : Airlines - NEC
News from SeekingAlpha
07/27 JPMorgan sees upside for Alaska Air Group
07/27 The Perfect Portfolio In The Airline Industry
07/26 Beer And A Bump
07/26 Virgin America shareholders approve merger with Alaska Air
07/26 ALASKA AIR GROUP VS. SOUTHWEST AIRLI : Which One To Buy?
Advertisement
Financials ($)
Sales 2016 5 808 M
EBIT 2016 1 412 M
Net income 2016 882 M
Finance 2016 34,4 M
Yield 2016 1,58%
P/E ratio 2016 9,72
P/E ratio 2017 9,82
EV / Sales 2016 1,43x
EV / Sales 2017 1,38x
Capitalization 8 365 M
More Financials
Chart ALASKA AIR GROUP, INC.
Duration : Period :
Alaska Air Group, Inc. Technical Analysis Chart | ALK | US0116591092 | 4-Traders
Full-screen chart
Technical analysis trends ALASKA AIR GROUP,...
Short TermMid-TermLong Term
TrendsBullishNeutralNeutral
Technical analysis
Income Statement Evolution
More Financials
Consensus
Sell
Buy
Mean consensus OUTPERFORM
Number of Analysts 11
Average target price 79,3 $
Spread / Average Target 17%
Consensus details
EPS Revisions
More Estimates Revisions
Managers
NameTitle
Bradley D. Tilden Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Benito Minicucci Chief Operating Officer & EVP-Operations
Brandon S. Pedersen Chief Financial Officer & EVP-Finance
Veresh Sita Chief Information Officer & Vice President
Patricia M. Bedient Independent Director
More about the company
Sector and Competitors
1st jan.Capitalization (M$)
ALASKA AIR GROUP, INC.-15.70%8 365
DELTA AIR LINES, INC.-23.97%28 863
RYANAIR HOLDINGS PLC-21.71%16 117
UNITED CONTINENTAL HOL..-17.21%15 295
AIR CHINA LTD.-6.29%13 987
CHINA EASTERN AIRLINES..-8.28%12 762
More Results