In celebration of Hilton’s annual Global Week of Service, throughout October, more than 1,300 volunteers from 14 hotels in Oregon and Washington contributed over 41,000 pounds of food to local food banks, including the Oregon Food Bank, Giving Plate, Food for Lane County, Northwest Harvest,Clark County Food bank and more.
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14 Hilton Hotels In The Pacific Northwest Celebrate Hilton's Annual Global Week Of Service
Hilton Team Helps Strengthen the Community by Volunteering with Local Food Banks
DoubleTree by Hilton Atlanta-Marietta Donates more than $250,000 of Furniture and Mattresses to Habitat for Humanity of Atlanta
DoubleTree by Hilton Atlanta-Marietta, part of the DoubleTree by Hilton fast-growing global portfolio of upscale, full-service hotels, donated more than $250,000 of furniture and mattresses to Habitat for Humanity of Atlanta this past week as they began an extensive renovation of their entire full-service hotel.
DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru Celebrates Earth Hour 2016 by Lighting Up the Hotel with Creative Recycled Lanterns
Hilton Worldwide Awards Travel with Purpose Action Grant to DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Alice Springs
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) has awarded DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Alice Springs a $5,000 Travel with Purpose Action Grant. The funds will be used to build a greenhouse for growing micro herbs and vegetables complemented by a new compost area to turn green waste to soil, further reducing the hotel’s overall impact on the environment.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotels in Boston Celebrate Earth Hour and its Commitment to Living Sustainably
The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Boston – Cambridge, DoubleTree by Hilton Boston – Downtown and DoubleTree Club by Hilton Boston Bayside have banded together in conjunction with Hilton Worldwide Team Members and franchisee employees around the world to protect the planet by participating in the celebration of Earth Hour 2015 through a partnership with Citysprouts.
Hilton Worldwide Hotels in Queenstown Aim to Make a Difference
Both Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa as well as DoubleTree by Hilton Queenstown recently held a cheque presentation ceremony to gift donations to Frankton Fire Brigade. Through the generous donations and fundraising programmes of Hilton team members across 2014, a combined cheque of $9,960 was presented to Queenstown Frankton Fire Brigade.
Sharing Time With Family And Friends Voted "Happiest Activity" Of UAE Residents
A new study of UAE residents has found 61 per cent would rather spend time with their family and friends above any other activity.