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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month


Throughout Hispanic Heritage Month, Southwest Airlines celebrated the Hispanic culture all throughout our system. On September 24, Southwest Airlines Employees enjoyed a Hispanic Heritage Month celebration featuring a performance by Anita N. Martinez Ballet Folklorico.  This event honored Southwest’s dedication to diversity and inclusion as Employees celebrated the Hispanic culture at our Headquarters. hispanic 2But our celebrations didn’t stop there.  Our Fort Lauderdale Station celebrated the Puerto Rican culture with the first flight from Fort Lauderdale to San Juan on September 29. In addition to our celebrations during Hispanic Heritage Month, we are proud to have community partnerships that positively impact the Hispanic community all year long.  We partner with more than 65 Hispanic-focused organizations that work hard to make a positive difference in the communities we serve.  Through those partnerships, we continue to connect People to what’s important in their lives.