WASHINGTON—The AHLA Basis introduced a $500,000 donation from IHG Resorts & Inns to make stronger the No Room for Trafficking (NRFT) Survivor Fund as a part of the lodge business’s united dedication to struggle human trafficking.
With this donation, the Survivor Fund will construct upon the business’s ongoing dedication and paintings to finish human trafficking and make stronger the commercial steadiness of human trafficking survivors. By way of investment community-based organizations, the NRFT Survivor Fund helps survivors’ speedy wishes and long-term steadiness that can equip survivors and their households to lend a hand save you revictimization, together with however now not restricted to emergency housing and occupation building make stronger.
“IHG Resorts & Inns is dedicated to removing human trafficking, and this make stronger of the NRFT Survivor Fund underscores our long-standing effort to sentence this exploitation and lend a hand survivors,” mentioned Elie Maalouf, CEO, Americas, IHG Resorts & Inns. “The fund will play a an important position in offering survivors with the make stronger they want for long term steadiness and luck. Spotting that our business has a singular alternative to combat human trafficking jointly, we proudly sign up for our friends and AHLA Basis in proceeding to make impactful alternate.”
“With each and every donation, we’re ready to additional honor our project to combatting human trafficking and supporting survivors,” mentioned Anna Blue, president of the AHLA Basis. “I’m happy with our business’s united efforts in opposition to human trafficking and very thankful for the beneficiant donation by way of IHG Resorts & Inns. Those endured partnerships and investments are the very explanation why NRFT and our Survivor Fund will proceed to definitely affect lives.”
Since its inception, the NRFT Survivor Fund has raised $2.5 million with contributions from Prolonged Keep The usa, G6 Hospitality, Hilton International Basis, Hyatt Resorts Basis, and Wyndham Resorts & Inns. The No Room for Trafficking program continues to construct upon the lodge and accommodation business’s longstanding dedication to fighting human trafficking by way of uniting the business round anti-trafficking efforts that meet the desires of hospitality employers, staff, and the communities they serve.