The annual event is sponsored by the Something mAAgic Foundation, with travel for children and their families generously provided by the American Airlines Kids In Needsm program.
Something mAAgic volunteers made up of American Airlines, American Eagle and American Airlines Federal Credit Union employees will work together to create themed send-off celebrations for the families at the participating airports, customised to feature each child's favorite things.
Last year, more than 900 employees from around the world gave their time to support mAAgic flight.
These trips are part of the Something mAAgic Foundation's marquee event - mAAgic℠ flight which offers children with chronic or life-threatening medical conditions an unforgettable, cost-free vacation experience in Orlando, FL.
Something mAAgic Foundation are employees from American Airlines who help create magical memories for children with chronic or life-threatening medical conditions.
American Airlines, a subsidiary of US-based holding company, AMR Corporation (NYSE: AMR), has announced a charity programme in partnership with Something mAAgic Foundation, a non-profit organisation founded by the company employees.
The airline and Something mAAgic Foundation will offer a dream flight to 31 children suffering with life-threatening medical conditions.
The Casey Cares Foundation is teaming up with the Something mAAgic Foundation, to send this family to Give Kids The World Village in Kissimmee, FL on Sept 20th , 2013, as part of the Something mAAgic Foundation's marquee event - mAAgic℠ flight which offers children with life-threatening medical conditions an unforgettable, cost-free vacation experience in Orlando, FL.
This is the fourth year that they have sent Casey Cares families on their mAAgic flights.
A 'bon voyage' event will be hosted by American Airlines, American Eagle and Something mAAgic
volunteers and festivities at the airport terminals will include decorations, cheering volunteers and cake for all departing passengers.
As the wish children depart their home city, they begin their vacation with a bon voyage event hosted by American Airlines, American Eagle and Something mAAgic
"I'm so happy that I've been chosen to appear at mAAgic
flight this year," said Joy Brandel, owner of the Crazy Hair Company.