Investing in our Communities
Our aim is to use our skills, experience and financial
resources to support local and national initiatives, which
encourage our team members' involvement and positively impact the
communities in which they live and work.
2015 Objectives and Achievements
To raise a target of £25,000 through a series of hotel, group
and leisure club activities.
- Total Leisure Club Charity Fundraising for 2015 was £39500
Charity Fundraising Progress so far in
Here are some of our stand-out fundraising activities so
far in 2015.
In March we raised a total of £3.3k in aid of Comic Relief.
- Our hotels took part in some great activity from leg waxing,
cake bakes, car washing & spinathons to raise a total of £3.3k
in aid of Comic Relief.
In September, members from our health club teams across various
QHotels took part in the Birmingham Half Marathon.
- Health club employees took part in a gruelling 13.1 mile run,
which has raised a total of £1.6k so far and counting.
To celebrate Children In Need in November, we're hosting a 2,000
mile bike ride from one QHotel to another, covering all 27
locations; watch this space!
So far we have raised a total of £30k
for worthwhile causes and have beaten our £25k target for the
- To partner the NSPCC and raise £75,000 for this charity through
- £25000 + through a series of Leisure Club activities
- £25,000 webiste donations on bookings a QHotels stay
- £25,000 through a series of Hotel activities and
TerraCycle's McVitie's Biscuit Wrapper
TerraCycle has teamed up with McVitie's and have a recycling and
fundraising scheme will save biscuit wrappers from landfill
Local people that live in residential areas around nine of our
QHotels can now drop off waste packaging that can't be recycled by
the council to a public collection box at each hotel. Not only will
this to reduce landfill it will raise money for local charities at
the same time.
The nine QHotels included in this are, Ashford International
Hotel, Chesford Grange, The Midland, Crewe Hall, Norton Park, The
Stratford, The Park Royal, Bridgewood Manor and Oulton Hall.
Our nine hotels have sent in 11,074 wrappers in 25 shipments
which has raised a total of £442.96 for various charities so
To find out more about TerraCycle, click here.