Fundraising at Four Seasons
Many first-time visitors to Thailand are shocked to see elephants and their owners begging on the busy streets of Bangkok. Elephants are very expensive to keep and their handlers – known as mahouts – often take them from the jungle into urban centres to beg for money from tourists.
For staff at Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia, the last Sunday in the month of September marks a very important event. Every year on this particular day, Four Seasons employees – alongside thousands of Philadelphians – dust off their running shoes for the annual Parkway Run/Family Fun Walk.
Terry Fox is long remembered for his brave marathon across Canada to raise money for cancer research. Although his story began in Canada, his name and spirit lives on around the world.
Boston is known for the Marathon, but there’s another race that’s near and dear to the City’s heart. For the past 25 years, Four Seasons Hotel Boston has hosted the Run of Hope to raise funds for pediatric cancer care at Massachusetts General Hospital for Children.
Gus Evangelides passed away from a malignant brain tumour just before his second birthday in April, 1995 but his story has remained in the minds and hearts of the community.
For more than 30 years, Four Seasons has been deeply committed to the cause of advancing cancer research.
The world watched in horror as reports of the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan travelled across the globe.
When it comes to the Richard House, there is not much Four Seasons Hotel London at Canary Wharf won’t do to raise funds for the hospice. Throughout the year, the Hotel hosts regular fundraising activities for the not-for-profit, including donation and clothing drives, raffles, and even carol singing.
Homelessness, poverty and addiction are all difficult matters to deal with. Thankfully, Torontonians facing these challenges can turn to the not-for-profit, United Way Toronto for assistance.