Charity work at Ashford International Hotel
Ashford International Hotel has chosen to support two local
charities this year, decided on by a staff vote. These charities
are Dandelion Time and the Kent, Sussex and Surrey Air Ambulance
Registered charity no: 1136613
Kent's charity for children and their families
fragmented by trauma, abuse and neglect.
Dandelion Time provides troubled families with an individually
focused therapeutic undertaking. Given time and space in the
natural environment and support from therapeutic practitioners,
families work together to find ways to restore trust, gain strength
and make positive and sustainable changes in their lives.
The Kent, Sussex and Surrey Air Ambulance charity exists to help
relieve sick or injured people in South East England and
surrounding areas by providing a Helicopter Emergency Medical
Service and an Air Ambulance Service for the benefit of the
How have we raised money?
Fundraising work that has taken place at Ashford International
Hotel to support these two worthy charities includes:
• Charity Rowathon in October in our Gym.
• Various bake sales with yummy cakes made by our staff.
• Car wash in July
• Staff Christmas Party with Race Night to raise money
• Pound on the Pillow
• Housekeeping boot fair
So far in 2013/2014, Ashford has raised over £2,500 in total from
the above activities.
In addition to this, Ashford International Hotel have adopted
Tugar, the Siberian tiger who lives at Port Lympne Wild Animal
Our Reception Shift Leader Ashley Watson is also running the
Brighton Marathon in aid of Royal Marsden Cancer Charity. If you
would like to donate, please see the link below:
Cycle hire is also available at Ashwood Cycle Centre
located near the hotel. They offer competitive rates:
First day hire £17.95 with a £50 deposit
Second day hire only £9.50.
Ashwood Cycle Centre
Ellingham Industrial Estate