CDL Hospitality Trusts - Sustainability Report 2022

SUSTAINABILITY REPORT Our Targets The target for the portfolio is to conduct at least 15 community/ social events or projects in FY 2023. Action Across Hotels • W Singapore - Sentosa Cove Singapore Staff volunteered at Singapore-based non-profit organisation Willing Hearts, which operates a soup kitchen that prepares, cooks and delivers 7,000 meals daily, island-wide. They also made donations to Singapore charity Food from the Heart, festive fundraiser Children’s Wishing Well Christmas and non-profit organisation Club Rainbow, which supports children with chronic diseases and their families. Donations also went to Melrose Home for vulnerable children and youths, and the Community Chest, the philanthropy arm of Singapore’s National Council of Social Service. • Copthorne King’s Hotel and M Hotel The hotels and their staff donated food items and vouchers to Assisi Hospice, which provides home, inpatient and day palliative care for patients and families. They also collaborated with an NGO to donate excess food to those in need, cutting food waste and participated in a Children for Children’s event. M Hotel also held a blood donation drive and hosted a lunch for Arc Children’s Centre, which provides day care for children with critical illnesses. • Hilton Cambridge City Centre The hotel’s donations over the year included time for staff to collect litter in a local park, and funds to Spectrum, a local children’s charity. In addition, they provided toiletries, PPE, food, drinks, clothing and toys to Rosie Maternity Hospital. Vouchers for complimentary stays were also given to various charities, and over two tons of daily items left behind by hotel guests were donated to a local homeless charity. • The Lowry Hotel The hotel has offered support for local charities Mustard Tree and Wood Street Mission as well as UK-wide charities Hospitality Action, Springboard and Maggie’s Cancer Trust. Staff have also worked with local colleges and schools to develop young talent in hospitality as well as Manchester City Centre Management Company, CityCo, on community-inspired projects. • Angsana Velavaru The hotel held events including an island clean-up for Environment Day, career guidance for local students for World Tourism Day, an awareness session for World Diabetes Day, and a blood donation drive. • Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Staff volunteered at a school for children with special needs, while the hotel made donations to a local school to build a library and support for a local Women Leadership Committee. They also donated Soccer jerseys to Kaadedhdhoo Airport, Maldivian Airlines, and Thinadhoo Hospital. 120 SUSTAINABILITY REPORT ANNUAL REPORT 2022