Hil­ton staff help young­sters

Southern Gazette (South Perth) - - News -

PARMELIA Hil­ton staff vol­un­teered to spend an af­ter­noon at The Base@Bel­mont, the YMCA WA’s Bel­mont youth cen­tre, as part of Hil­ton World­wide’s an­nual Global Month of Ser­vice.

The 12 staff en­gaged with the young peo­ple in a range of ac­tiv­i­ties in­clud­ing soc­cer, a pool com­pe­ti­tion and cook­ing class with the Hil­ton chefs.

YMCA WA chief ex­ec­u­tive Ross Kyr­wood said it was fan­tas­tic for the Hil­ton staff to visit the cen­tre.

“Our youth ser­vices team of­fer young peo­ple in Bel­mont a safe place to go to, sup­port ser­vices, and a wide range of ac­tiv­i­ties and work­shops that teach them life skills,” he said.

Global Month of Ser­vice is Hil­ton World­wide’s largest an­nual com­mu­nity ser­vice ini­tia­tive and mo­bilises staff to en­gage in nu­mer­ous vol­un­teer events and ac­tiv­i­ties around the world.

Hil­ton vol­un­teers have pro­vided sup­port to more than 6700 projects world­wide, con­tribut­ing more than 300,000 hours of com­mu­nity ser­vice.

Parmelia Hil­ton staff pay a visit to The Base@Bel­mont.

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