Evans Hotels Introduces New Corporate Social Responsibility Program: WE CARE
San Diego-Based, Family-Owned Hospitality Leader Shares First Annual CSR Report
San Diego, CA – Evans Hotels, one of the premier hospitality leaders in Southern California, is pleased to announce its new corporate social responsibility program called WE CARE along with its first annual scorecard. Evans Hotels is a family-run business with a deep commitment to San Diego; its portfolio includes Bahia Resort Hotel and Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa in Mission Bay as well as The Lodge at Torrey Pines, the AAA Five Diamond property in La Jolla.
The WE CARE social responsibility program is in line with the company’s belief that its hotels are both “of the community” and “for the community,” and focuses on three key areas: people, community, and environment. Through the efforts embodied in the WE CARE initiative, Evans Hotels helps ensure that San Diego shines—the oceans, beaches, bays, and parks are clean; its people and communities are healthy and thriving; and there is a wide variety of events and attractions for both visitors and residents to enjoy.
“Being an active member of the community and a good citizen has been part of Evans Hotels’ values since my father founded Bahia in 1953,” said Grace Evans Cherashore, Executive Chairwoman of Evans Hotels.
“WE CARE is a reflection of our relationships with our employees and guests, as well as the support we provide to the community and our dedication to the environment,” added Robert Gleason, President and Chief Executive Officer of Evans Hotels.
Evans Hotels has demonstrated its commitment to donating, conserving, and volunteering to a variety of causes and non-profit organizations for more than 60 years. Evans Hotels debuted WE CARE to reaffirm its core social responsibility values and key areas of focus: Wellness and health,Education,Children and youth, Arts and culture, Responsible conservation, and Environmental stewardship.