Support educational excellence and civil rights
Earn five total miles when you donate to select nonprofits.*
From February 1 through March 15, 2021, use your UnitedSM Visa Explorer Card or UnitedSM Visa Club Card to donate to any of the four organizations listed below, and you’ll earn a total of five MileagePlus® miles per dollar donated (up to $1,000 in total donations). No opt-in is required – miles will be automatically deposited in your MileagePlus account within eight weeks after you’ve donated. Terms and conditions
Learn more about each organization and donate
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) supports and represents nearly 300,000 students attending the 47 publicly supported Historically Black Colleges and Universities, medical schools, and law schools.
The Leadership Conference Education Fund builds public will for laws and policies that promote and protect the civil and human rights of every person in the United States.
The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans.
The United Negro College Fund’s (UNCF's) mission is to build a robust and nationally recognized pipeline of under-represented students who become highly qualified college graduates.
Our shared commitment to equity
During this Black History Month, Chase, United and Visa are joining forces to recognize and celebrate the role that the Black community has played in shaping our world history. All three companies are invested in increasing access to better educational and training opportunities for Black students. This effort encourages and rewards our United cardmembers who may be already be thinking or looking for ways to give back in celebration of Black History Month for their support of these four organizations.
This promotion is part of United’s commitment to contribute 30 million MileagePlus miles in 2021 to support the advancement of diversity, equity and inclusion causes. Learn more about our community engagement work at home, in the workplace and around the world.
*You will earn 5 miles total for each $1 spent on purchases of donations to the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, Leadership Conference Education Fund, NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, and United Negro College Fund on up to $1,000 in total combined purchases from 02/01/2021 to 03/15/2021. That's 3.5 miles or 4 miles on top of the 1.5 miles or 1 mile you already earn on those purchases with your card. To ensure your purchase is eligible, please donate directly to the charity's parent organization. Local chapters may not be eligible. Purchases posted to your account with a transaction date during the offer period are eligible for this offer. Delays by the merchant, such as shipping, could extend the transaction date beyond the offer period. Please allow up to 8 weeks after qualifying purchases post to your account for miles to post to your account. ("Purchases" do not include balance transfers, cash advances, travelers checks, foreign currency, money orders, wire transfers or similar cash-like transactions, lottery tickets, casino gaming chips, race track wagers or similar betting transactions, any checks that access your account, interest, unauthorized or fraudulent charges, and fees of any kind, including an annual fee, if applicable.) To qualify for this bonus offer, account must be open and not in default at the time of fulfillment. This bonus offer is non-transferable and applies only to the account of the primary cardmember referenced in this offer. Eligible credit cards: UnitedSM Visa Explorer Card and United Visa ClubSM Card.
Third Party Merchant: The listed merchant(s) are in no way affiliated with Chase, nor are the listed merchant(s) considered sponsors or co-sponsors of this program. All trademarks are the property of their respective owner(s).
Visa is not responsible for the provision of, or failure to provide, the stated benefits and services.
The UNCF name and logo are used with its permission, which in no way constitutes an endorsement, express or implied, for any product, service, company or individual.
MileagePlus Program Terms and Conditions: Miles accrued, awards, and benefits issued are subject to change and are subject to the rules of the United MileagePlus® program, including without limitation the Premier® program (the "MileagePlus Program"), which are expressly incorporated herein. Please allow 6-8 weeks after completed qualifying activity for miles to post to your account. United may change the MileagePlus Program including, but not limited to, rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers or terminate the MileagePlus Program at any time and without notice. United and its subsidiaries, affiliates and agents are not responsible for any products or services of other participating companies and partners. Taxes and fees related to award travel are the responsibility of the member. Bonus award miles, award miles and any other miles earned through non-flight activity do not count toward qualification for Premier status unless expressly stated otherwise. The accumulation of mileage or Premier status or any other status does not entitle members to any vested rights with respect to the MileagePlus Program. All calculations made in connection with the MileagePlus Program, including without limitation with respect to the accumulation of mileage and the satisfaction of the qualification requirements for Premier status, will be made by United Airlines® and MileagePlus in their discretion and such calculations will be considered final. Information in this communication that relates to the MileagePlus Program does not purport to be complete or comprehensive and may not include all of the information that a member may believe is important, and is qualified in its entirety by reference to all of the information on the united.com website and the MileagePlus Program rules. United and MileagePlus are registered service marks. For complete details about the MileagePlus Program, go to united.com.