MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In recognition of Veteran’s Day on Nov. 11, U.S. Bank is partnering with Honor Flight, a nonprofit organization, to help send veterans to Washington, D.C. to visit war memorials. Through Nov. 20, U.S. Bank customers can redeem their credit card rewards points for cash donations to Honor Flight.
Many U.S. Bank credit card products that offer point rewards are eligible. Customers can log into online banking or account access and click on the rewards links to get to the Rewards Center, where they will see the Honor Flight information. Bank Brand Consumer Cash Rewards, U.S. Bank Cash+™ Visa Signature® Card and U.S. Bank Business Edge™ Cash Rewards Card products are not eligible.
“We are privileged to partner with U.S. Bank to achieve our organization’s mission to bring our veterans to their memorials where they can reflect and make connections with other veterans,” Jim McLaughlin, chairman of Honor Flight. “These donations will have a very large impact on many veterans across the country, who provided service and sacrifice for our freedom.”
In addition to this program, U.S. Bank has partnered on several other initiatives with Honor Flight. During the next two months, U.S. Bank employee volunteers will greet veterans returning home from Honor Flight visits to Washington, D.C. Events are currently planned for Nov. 5 in Reno, Nev. and Oct. 27 in Southeast Wisconsin.
About U.S. Bank
Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $419 billion in assets as of June 30, 2015, is the parent company of U.S. Bank National Association, the fifth largest commercial bank in the United States. The Company operates 3,164 banking offices in 25 states and 5,020 ATMs and provides a comprehensive line of banking, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at www.usbank.com. U.S. Bank. Member FDIC.
About Honor Flight
Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. We transport our heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect at their memorials. Top priority is given to the senior veterans – World War II survivors, along with those other veterans who may be terminally ill. You can contact the Honor Flight Network at www.honorflight.org.