As part of The Ritz-Carlton environmental responsibility program, Community Footprints that inspire us to be positive, supportive members of the community and sensitive to the environment, The Ritz Carlton, Riyadh will implement one of the environmental best practices designed to minimize our environmental imprint for the third year in a row in Riyadh on March 29th , 2014 with “glow in the dark” theme to create a memorable experience for its valued guests.
Our ladies and gentlemen together with our in house guests will work to better the environment through participating in one of the largest single campaign for the planet; Earth Hour. It starts by turning off lights for an hour at 8:30 pm on March 29th, 2014.
The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh ladies and gentlemen will dim / turn off the lights in designated areas on the property like the driveway to the hotel, the fountain area, Al Orjouan restaurant and Chorisia Lounge patio where guests can enjoy a romantic atmosphere on candlelights on that night. More than 200 ladies & gentlemen will participate in placing over 6000 glow in the dark candles while welcoming the guests wearing glow In the dark T-Shirts.
“It is a great opportunity to participate in such a global initiative as Earth Hour is to bring attention to sustainability issues on our planet and how individuals and companies can make a difference,” said Adel Al Mahboob General Manager.
Earth Hour is part of the Community Footprints program, where ladies and gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh actively give back to their local communities. Engage. Contribute. Inspire. These are the guiding principles of our social responsibility program, Community Footprints where we contribute to many other activities such as hunger and poverty relief, well-being of children and environmental conservation.
The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh Ladies and gentlemen are always proud to make a lasting contribution.
For more information please contact:
Merhan El Massry
Assistant Director of Public Relations
The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh
Tel: +96611802 020 ext: 8628
Fax: +9661 8028999
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