Program feeds frontline healthcare professionals staying for free in rooms donated by Hilton and American Express and enables some furloughed restaurant staff to return to work in Los Angeles, New York City and Washington, D.C.
May 5, 2020 /3BL Media/ - American Express (NYSE:AXP) and Hilton (NYSE:HLT) recently teamed up to donate up to 1 million hotel room nights to medical professionals on the frontlines fighting COVID-19. Since April, hundreds of thousands of room nights have been booked.
Hilton (NYSE:HLT) and American Express (NYSE:AXP) today announced that the companies, in partnership with Hilton’s ownership community, will donate up to 1 million hotel room nights across the United States to frontline medical professionals leading the fight against COVID-19.
Beginning next week, Hilton and American Express will make rooms available without charge to doctors, nurses, EMTs, paramedics and other frontline medical staff who need a place to sleep, recharge or isolate from their families through the end of May.
The Erb Institute engaged with several speakers and participants around key questions that relate to business, academia and sustainability, during a partner event with Innovation Forum in Detroit. We asked business sustainability professionals:
What new opportunities are on the horizon for business to better “innovate for sustainability”?
Hospitality Leader Switches to Cage-Free Eggs, Gestation Crate-Free Pork
McLean, Va., April 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Hilton Worldwide announced today that it will begin to eliminate the use of cages for egg-laying chickens and gestation crates for breeding pigs in its global food supply chain. The announcement was made in conjunction with the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), the nation’s largest animal protection organization.
Hilton Worldwide becomes first global hospitality company to implement ISO 50001 energy management system globally
McLean, Virginia, September 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced that, following a comprehensive upgrade to its LightStayTM global environmental management system, more than 4,200 of its properties around the world are now ISO 50001 (energy management) certified.
Multi-year joint marketing agreement to raise the profile of Ducks for Change program to help young children in Europe
KINGSPORT, Tenn., June 25, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Since its establishment in November, 2000, the Hilton in the Community Foundation has raised more than $22 million (£14 million) for charity. One of the most popular programs that support their charitable fundraising has been the ‘Ducks for Change’ campaign. Supporters in Europe are invited to make a difference by purchasing a set of three novelty toy ducks as souvenirs of their visit. Proceeds from the sale of the ducks then are given to local children’s charities.
MCLEAN, Va., June 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Hilton Worldwide has selected the recipients of the second annual Teacher Treks Grant Competition. Fifteen primary and secondary level teachers were selected to go abroad for two to three weeks to travel or teach, explore and experience culture firsthand during their summer break.
Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality Month invites job seekers around the world to discover the vast career opportunities in the fast-growing hospitality industry
MCLEAN, Va., May 1, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) has today launched Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality Month, its largest ever global career event showcasing to young people the many opportunities available in the hospitality industry.
The Hilton Worldwide Anti-Trafficking Fund Supports Grassroots Organizations in Five Countries
MCLEAN, Va., April 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Today Hilton Worldwide and The Global Fund for Children (GFC) announced the Hilton Worldwide Anti-Trafficking Fund. This fund will support highly innovative grassroots organizations working every day to help children who have been or are at risk of being trafficked.