TUMON BAY, Guam – November 25, 2013 – Hilton Guam Resort & Spa is proud to have raised $6,845.00 to assist those affected in the Philippines by Super Typhoon Haiyan.
Hilton Guam Resort & Spa partnered with Hilton Worldwide, in which Hilton Worldwide would match team member donations. Several thousand dollars poured in within the first few hours of starting the collection!
"We were all very amazed; it was extremely heartwarming to see our Team Members give so willingly. Several of Hilton Guam Resort & Spa’s team members had family affected by the tragedy in Tacloban," says Christy Cruz, Director of Human Resources.
In total, Hilton Guam Resort & Spa and Hilton Worldwide will be donating $13,690.
Hilton HHonors is also inviting its Members to support the relief effort. For every $1 USD donated to the relief effort, Hilton HHonors will provide 10 HHonors Bonus Points through December 31st. In addition, they will be matching donations made through http://www.globalgiving.org/hhonors up to $100,000.
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