Community Relations / Sustainability News
In response to Super Typhoon Haiyan that devastated the central islands of the Philippines, Hilton Worldwide has set up a disaster relief matching program for Team Members and Hilton HHonors members to support recovery efforts. Funds donated will support the ongoing provision of immediate relief, including emergency shelter, healthcare, water, sanitation and tracing and restoring family links, and also towards eventual recovery support to the affected population.
More than 30 team members from the Hampton Inn Neptune/Wall gathered last Thursday to celebrate its recent community relations recognition by franchisor Hampton Hotels. The hotel was awarded the Hands-On Hamptonality Hotel Award for its outstanding commitment and service to local residents displaced by Superstorm Sandy nearly nine months ago. As a part of the award, a $500 grant was made to the hotel’s charity of choice – The Salvation Army to aid those affected by the recent Oklahoma tornadoes.
General Managers from Schahet Hotels descended on Orlando, Fla. last week for their 14th Annual Leadership Summit. Orlando was purposely selected so that company managers could volunteer and interact first-hand with two world-wide service organizations they have supported over the years, Give Kids The World and Clean the World.
In response to the tragic events that occurred in West Texas on April 17, 2013, the staff at the Hampton Inn Austin NW/Arboretum has implemented a donation drive for its team members, guests and corporate clients.
Atlanta Basketball Star Al Horford Delivers Surprise to Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta at 'Hampton Hoops Classic'
As college basketball prepares to crown the last team standing in Atlanta, Hampton Hotels and Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta (BGCMA) are celebrating their own big win following the first-annual “Hampton Hoops Classic” on Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7. The tournament
Building on the basketball fever of the NCAA tournament, Hampton Hotels is bringing its Hands-On Hamptonality community relations program to the youth of Atlanta. Through a partnership with CBS EcoMedia and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Strong4Life movement to promote healthy habits and lifestyles, Hampton is delivering a much-needed gymnasium renovation to the John H. Harland Boys & Girls Club, which serves more than 265 area children and teens each day during after-school hours. In addition, the global hotel brand is scoring extra points with the donation of new sports equipment to all 24 Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta.
The Hampton Inn - Matamoras plans to mark Earth Hour 2013 from 8:30 p.m. -- 9:30 p.m. local time on Saturday, March 23, 2013 as people and organizations around the world turn off their lights in support of action on global climate change. The Hampton Inn - Matamoras and many of the over 1,900 Hampton properties and 3,900 hotels of the Hilton Worldwide portfolio of brands are expected to take part in the event that will mobilize more than one billion people worldwide.