Bob Alter Makes $5,000 Contribution To AH&LEF Annual Giving Campaign
“It is leaders like Bob who set the standard in providing generous funding to promote the industry’s future growth,” said AH&LEF President/COO Joori Jeon. “Our Annual Giving Campaign is off to a strong start and we are hopeful that with the industry’s support, we’ll have a record-breaking year.”
AH&LEF is the not-for-profit affiliate of AH&LA and is funded solely by charitable donations from progressive hospitality leaders and companies within the industry. In 2011, AH&LEF disbursed $886,000 to prepare promising college students for a career in hospitality, to attract and retain talented industry professionals, and to fund valuable research for the industry. Since the Foundation’s inception, more than $15 million has been distributed through its scholarship, education, outreach, and research programs.
Support the Foundation by helping to fuel the pool. Visit www.ahlef.org/AnnualGiving to make donation today. All AH&LEF contributions are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. For more information, contact Michelle Poinelli, senior vice president, Foundation Programs, at (202) 289-3181 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
AH&LEF is the charitable fund-raising and endowed fund-management subsidiary of the American Hotel & Lodging Association. Founded in 1953, AH&LEF is the premier organization for scholarships, professional certification, and instructional material as well as funding for hospitality industry research. For more information, visit .
Serving the hospitality industry for a century, AH&LA is the sole national association representing all sectors and stakeholders in the lodging industry, including individual hotel property members, hotel companies, student and faculty members, and industry suppliers. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., AH&LA provides members with national advocacy on Capitol Hill, public relations and image management, education, research and information, and other value-added services to provide bottom line savings and ensure a positive business climate for the lodging industry. Partner state associations provide local representation and additional cost-saving benefits to members.