Hilton Bandung Launches The “BFF – Book For A Friend” Program To Raise 1000 Books For Underprivileged Kids Before Christmas

This information originated in American English.

December 15, 2012

BANDUNG, Indonesia - Hilton Bandung today announced its latest corporate social responsibility initiative, 'BFF - Book For a Friend'. Aimed at raising 1000 books before Christmas (December 25, 2012), the project is designed to cultivate a culture of reading through local community sharing especially with underprivileged children in Bandung. These books will eventually be donated to ten local orphanages in Bandung.

To ensure the success of this program, Hilton Bandung will also introduce the Trade for Treats initiative where the public can trade their old books (with a minimum of three books) for delectable treats from Hilton Bandung. Drop box are available at the Hilton Bandung lobby Jl. HOS Tjokroaminoto 41-43 and KOMPAS office Jl. RE Martadinata 46.

The charity program is fully supported by Gramedia Publishings, KOMPAS daily newspaper, Hard Rock FM, K LITE FM, ARDAN Radio and Radio B.

In line with the hotel's commitment to make a difference through community service in Bandung, Hilton Bandung's Blue Energy team will continue to take the lead in both implementing sustainable activities and enhancing corporate social responsibility.

For more information please call +62 (0)22 8606 6888 or TOLL FREE 0800 1 7777 88.

About Hilton Bandung
Hilton Bandung is the leading internationally branded deluxe hotel in Bandung, designed to cater to the needs of modern and savvy travelers who value comfort, security, prestige. The upscale property is located five minutes from Bandung rail station; 15 minutes from Bandung Airport (BDO) and a two-hour's drive away from Jakarta (CGK). Boasting superlative features such as the city's largest guestrooms, grandest ballroom, biggest underground parking, most spectacular rooftop lifestyle area, and of course, the warmth and hospitality of the world's most famous hotel brand, Hilton Bandung is the ultimate place be it for business, events or leisure.

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Niken Ambarsari
Hilton Bandung
+62 22 8606 6888
niken.ambarsari@hilton.com

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