23 October 2021 – Marriott International Hotels and Resorts in Fiji will participate in Run to Give, Asia Pacific this Saturday, 23 October 2021. The annual event, “Run to Give” charity event spans across 120 locations in Asia Pacific involving more than 620 hotels over a four-month timeframe.
Denarau Golf & Racquet Club is the host for Fiji properties this year, with participation from Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay, Sheraton Resort & Spa, Tokoriki Island, Sheraton Denarau Villas, Sheraton Fiji Golf & Beach Resort and the Westin Denarau Island Resort & Spa.
The charity run is held by a variety of regions in which Marriott International operates and helps to raise funds for charitable causes. The “Run to Give” charity event for Fiji will be a combination of both biking and a run, beginning at 6am from the Heineken House Restaurant & Bar at the Denarau Golf & Racquet Club, with route guiding participants through Denarau Island and finishing at the restaurant.
“It has been turbulent times for our associates with the impacts brought by the pandemic, but we continue to find ways to assist our associates through initiatives stemmed from our Solia Lesu by Marriott foundation and MDRF Assistance supported by our regional teams,” commented Farrah Shazleen, Cluster Director of Human Resources – Fiji, Marriott International. “With our Run to Give event, all funds raised will provide direct assistance to our associates and we want to thank all our kind sponsors who have come onboard to support with this event.”
When: 23rd October 2021 from 6am to 8am
Where: 5KM Route to begin at Heineken House Restaurant & Bar (at Denarau Golf & Racquet Club), around the lush environments of Denarau Island and finish at Heineken House Restaurant & Bar.
Registration: FJ$30 Entry Fee per person includes a free T-Shirt, bottled water and breakfast at the clubhouse.
Luck door prizes for all participants at the event.
– One-night accommodation at Sheraton Fiji Golf & Beach Resort including breakfast for two adults and two children under 12.
– One-night accommodation at Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay including breakfast for two adults and two children under 12.
– Dinner for Two at Island 619 (Restaurant at Sheraton Fiji Golf & Beach Resort)
– Dinner for Two at Goji Restaurant (Restaurant at Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay)
– Lunch/ Dinner at Heineken House Restaurant & Bar
– FJ$100 Dining voucher at Tatavu Restaurant (Restaurant at Sheraton Fiji Golf & Beach Resort)
Interested participants can contact Vinod Kumar on email Vinod.Kumar5@marriott.com, phone +679 990 4249 or Ravineel Kumar on email Ravineel.Kumar@westin.com, phone +679 970 7208.
Run to Give’ is a key event in Asia Pacific under the company’s ‘TakeCare’ movement, which aims to encourage associates to live their best life by promoting physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing and creating strong team synergy, while reinforcing the company’s core values of ‘Serve Our World’.