Ibis Styles Singapore on MacPherson will be hosting their first charity event together with Friends of The Disabled Society (FDS) as part of the year-end festive campaign. This event is part of the hotel’s drive for corporate social responsibility to create awareness in helping the less fortunate and spreading the love and joy during this Christmas season.
The event which is open to all members of the public will be held on 17 November, 2016 at the hotel lounge area and poolside. Various handicrafts and accessories will be displayed for sale. All proceeds will be donated to the Friends of the Disabled Society. The hotel will also be hosting a Christmas Dinner for the FDS on 3 December, 2016 as part of the festive celebrations.
General Manager, Mrs. Shamila Rolfe, says, “It’s great to give back to society during this time of the year and we are very pleased work with Friends of the Disabled Society to do our part in helping the less fortunate. The campaign is our first CSR project of the year since the hotel opened and we look forward to creating more memorable activities like this annually.”
“A component of our Skills and Entrepreneurship Program is the Art and Craft Development and Marketing Skills (ACDMS). This programme not only taps on the creativity of our members, but also allows them to earn an income through the displayed items for sale. Members can also undergo training to become Arts & Crafts instructors which gives them an opportunity earn a living This programme helps them to lead meaningful lives and allows them to participate and contribute to the community,” said Ms. S. Roogmanny, Executive Director of FDS
Strategically located on the corner of MacPherson and Aljunied Road, the 298 room Ibis Styles Singapore on MacPherson features a restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating, a pool bar and a modern gym. Ibis Styles is AccorHotels’ economy brand that offers design experiences in a myriad of styles at an all-inclusive rate.