Rapid Rewards

Donate points

At Southwest Airlines®, we believe in connecting people and championing communities. Through our corporate responsibility efforts, we focus on our pillars of loving people, building resilience, and living responsibly to uniquely contribute to the communities we serve in meaningful ways.

Points for a Purpose

You can put your Heart in action by participating in our Points for a Purpose program, and support community partners in need of air travel to advance their mission. By donating your Southwest Rapid Rewards points, you will support these incredible organizations that provide life-changing or life-saving transportation. Together, we can leave a positive impact and create lifelong change that will transform communities.

Program focus areas and partners

Disaster and crisis response

Supporting our employees, customers, and communities during times of crisis or disaster.

It’s critical we’re prepared for and can respond to unexpected events. We partner with national organizations offering programs and services focused on preparedness, response, and resilience. Your points donations will support these frontline organizations as they transport staff and volunteers to assist in impacted communities and aid in the response and recovery efforts:


Championing educational attainment for all.

Creating access and removing socioeconomic barriers for underserved communities advances our vision for inclusive and equitable opportunities. Your points donations will allow these organizations to connect students and youth to powerful educational opportunities:

Human trafficking awareness

Aiding in the rescue, recovery, and restoration efforts of survivors.

It’s crucial that we understand the issue and advocate for those who may be in a difficult situation. Your points donations will help survivors receive the trauma-informed care and recovery programs they need to live a free life through these organizations:

Life-changing transportation

Connecting people to what's important in their lives.

Through our life-changing transportation programs and partnerships, we provide critical care, one-of-a-kind experiences, and honor and celebrate those who served our country. Your points donations will support these organizations so they can fulfill wishes, create cherished memories, and save lives:

Mental health and well-being

Helping everyone live a healthy and fulfilling life.

At Southwest we define well-being as a sense of overall health and satisfaction in life. Your points donation will help these organizations give the gift of independence to people across the country through partnerships with service animals:

Important information

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