Appearances by The Grinch and Other Dr. Seuss Characters, Holiday Show by the Ships' Crew Members, $10,000 Donations from Carnival, Highlight the Festivities
MIAMI, December 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Cruise Line, in partnership with Dr. Seuss Enterprises, brought some holiday cheer to kids at the Medical University of South Carolina Children's Hospital in Charleston and The Ronald McDonald House in Baltimore, hosting fun-filled "Merry Grinchmas" celebrations with appearances from The Grinch and more. Carnival also presented each facility with a $10,000 donation during the festivities.
December 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Cruise Line and its employees, both on board and ashore, are doing their part to make the holidays brighter for needy children this year.
As part of their annual support of the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program, the company’s shoreside employees donated 500 toys and bikes that will be given to underprivileged children throughout South Florida.
SEATTLE, Dec. 11, 2015 /3BL Media/ — On Nov. 30 Holland America Line’s ms Zuiderdam became the seventh ship in the fleet in 2015 to earn a perfect score of 100 on a routine United States Public Health inspection conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Italian company is the first in the tourism industry to sign the Barilla Foundation protocol, whose objectives include reduction of food waste, ongoing efforts to eliminate hunger and initiatives to enhance awareness of healthy lifestyles.
GENOA, December 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Costa Cruises is the first company in the tourism industry to sign the Milan Protocol.
Unprecedented achievement is a first in Holland America Line’s history
SEATTLE., Nov. 30, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam earned its ninth consecutive perfect score of 100 on a recent routine United States Public Health inspection conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This is the first time in the company’s history that a ship achieved this distinction.
Seattle’s Hometown Cruise Line honored for work supporting community events, non-profits and fundraising activities
SEATTLE, November 25, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Each year in its headquarters city of Seattle, Washington, Holland America Line contributes to many local non-profit organizations through sponsorships, board participation and employee volunteerism. The company also supports a wide-range of non-profits and philanthropic efforts throughout the United States and around the world where its premium cruise ships sail. Seattle Business Magazine recently recognized the cruise line’s philanthropic efforts with a Community Impact Award.
Project Will Culminate in Construction of the World’s Largest Cruise Ship Made of Canned Goods at the Saints vs. Lions Game on December 21
MIAMI, November 20, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Carnival Cruise Line – the official cruise line of the New Orleans Saints – is partnering with the NFL franchise and Second Harvest Food Bank in New Orleans, La., to fight hunger this holiday season through a contest for area schools that provides a fun array of prizes to encourage the collection of canned goods and donations.