Photo by Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort - Aruba Tourism Authority Donna Smith (far left) with her group of travel agents at the Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort hosted by Cresecenzia Biemans (far right) and the 5 backpacks of supplies for Imeldahof

Southeast USA Travel Agents – Pack for a Purpose

Agents touring the Bucuti & Tara generously bring five backpacks of supplies for Imeldahof The Aruba Tourism Authority organized a familiarization visit for high producing agents following their Aruba Certified Travel Agents certification from the Southeastern region of the USA. Their five-day visit enhances their ability to promote and sell Aruba for their clients. Invited Continue reading "%s"
Island(ers) at the Helm group at the National Archaeological Museum Aruba.

Island(er)s at the Helm awarded with funding from the NWO Caribbean Research programme

On January 7th Minister van Engelshoven of Education, Culture and Science of The Netherlands announced that the project Island(er)s at the Helm: Co-creating sustainable and inclusive solutions for social adaptation to climate challenges in the (Dutch) Caribbean is one of two projects awarded with funding from the NWO Caribbean Research programme.  The Island(er)s at the Continue reading "%s"

The Hilton Aruba, Giving Back to The Community

The Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino takes great pleasure in reporting that it recently made a donation to FPNC, Fundacion Pa Nos Comunidad, and the island’s food bank. The donation presentation was attended by the resort’s Executive Team and FPNC’s management team. The donation made to the organization was collected from guests, hotel partners, Continue reading "%s"

The Tree of Giving at Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino

This holiday season, Hilton Aruba is spreading its love for the community with a unique fund-raising initiative Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino is embarking on a mission of love by encouraging guests and colleagues to help build a poinsettia holiday tree in its lobby, as a fundraiser for Fundacion Pa Nos Comunidad. This year, Continue reading "%s"
Photo by Holiday Inn Resort Aruba

Aruba’s New Plastic Ban Ordinance Goes Into Effect

Aruba’s new Plastic Ban Ordinance is effective as of today, July 1st, 2020. This ban was first announced in November of 2019. Now that the ban is officially in effect, this means all import, sale, and production of any single-use plastics or Oxybenzone will be penalized. The following products are now prohibited: Single-use plastic bags with Continue reading "%s"

Renaissance Aruba Donates all its Fruits and Vegetables

Following the difficult decision to close Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino, the resort along with our executives and staff have decided to donate all fruits and vegetable to our local senior living communities. On Thursday, March 26th, over 200 cases of produce including carrots, potatoes, greens, apples, and melons will be distributed to a representative Continue reading "%s"
Photo by Artmando Multimedia

Aruba Officially Bans Plastics and Oxybenzone

November 19, 2019 marked a very important day for Aruba’s future! The Parliament of Aruba has officially banned single use plastics and Oxybenzone, a chemical found in many sunscreens that contribute to the deterioration of coral reefs. This means that any disposable, single use plastics, such as: plastic cups, straws, utensils, containers, and stirrers are Continue reading "%s"
Photo by Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort

Hilton Aruba’s Blue Energy Committee Sponsors 2019 Meal Packaging Event

On Saturday October 19th, 2019, Fundacion Pa Nos Comunidad (FPNC), held its 2nd annual Meal Packaging Event, at Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino. The room was lined with work-tables and teams of volunteers, empowered to become heroes in the communities, filled with a deep sense of satisfaction and social responsibility, while having a good time. The project titled Continue reading "%s"