Corporate Social Responsibility
VISRAM Foundation is a charitable foundation in Pune, India providing underprivilieged girls with housing, education, food, health and general welfare.
Green Engage is an online environmental sustainability tool, which gives hotels the ability to track how much energy, carbon and water they are using, as well as assessing how waste is managed. The IHG Green Engage system comprises more than 200 specific actions – or ‘Green Solutions’ – designed to reduce hotels’ environmental impact,
Green Key Eco-Rating: An important partner in this process is the Hotel Association of Canada. Our hotels and resorts are audited and rated by its well-established and well-regarded Green Key Eco-Rating Program. Recognizing companies like ours that are committed to improving their environmental performance.
Green Key Meetings: The Green Key Meetings Program, co-created by Green Key Global and The MPI Foundation Canada, is a comprehensive assessment tool for lodging and event facilities that host meetings of any size. Developed with the assistance of senior meeting planner professionals the Program is an excellent tool for Travel, Meeting and Conference Planners in determining a facility's level of commitment to environmental issues.
The Carlson Hotels "Spread the Love" program now gives our guests the option to donate to the World Childhood Foundation or a local charity chosen by the hotel.