Celebrating World Sight Day, four Marriott International group hotels; Courtyard by Marriott Bandung Dago, Moxy Bandung, Sheraton Bandung Hotel & Tower, and Four Points by Sheraton Bandung will conduct Run To Give 2018 this September. Runners are invited to a 5k run that will be held along Ir. H. Juanda road.
The events is part of CSR program that implements one of Marriott International core values, Serve Our World. There will be around enthustiatic 500 participants this time in Bandung. Besides the hotels’ staffs, Bandung citizens can also join the run and support the cause. What makes it even more special is that this is the first Run To Give in the city.
All the registration fee is going to PSBN Wyata Guna, the biggest visual impairment center in Asia that located in Bandung. Some part of the sales will go to Lombok earthquake victims as well. The event is supported by Pocari Sweat, Aqua, and Bank Mandiri.
“Run To Give is an annual event by Marriott International that usually held in September. Through this charity run, we can help our sisters and brothers at Wyata Guna, which is our charity partner in Run To Give 2018,” explained Mr. Kadek Suartana, Head of Run To Give Bandung 2018 committee.
Since it was initiated in 2014, the program has succeeded in raising funds and mass and contributing to so many community members in social organizations. As a global movement, Run To Give is also held in other cities in Indonesia, including Makassar, Bali, and Jakarta.
In Bandung itself, the event will start on 23 September 2018 from 5 am at Courtyard by Marriott Bandung Dago and will finish at 9 am.