Our Social Responsibility
Our commitment to genuine hospitality goes beyond the doors of our hotels and resorts. We are committed to making a positive impact on the environment and local communities that surround us. As a guest of SunStream, you contribute to our efforts and help support the ongoing efforts of our partners.
CLEAN THE WORLD
RECYCLING THAT SAVES LIVES
Clean the World is a nonprofit organization that aims to prevent the spread of deadly, yet preventable infections by recycling and donating leftover bathroom amenities to impoverished countries and homeless shelters. SunStream has partnered with Clean the World to recycle soap and bottled amenities at all of our properties, allowing us to provide soap to those in need and reduce our landfill impact.
HARRY CHAPIN FOOD BANK
OVERCOMING HUNGER IN SWFL
Harry Chapin Food Bank is committed to creating a community where people are free from hunger in Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties in Florida. Each year, SunStream collects non-perishable foods for the Food Bank as a New Year contribution to the community. SunStream’s record contribution to date is 1,300 pounds of donated food items.
KEEPING LEE COUNTY LITTER-FREE
The Adopt-A-Road program in Lee County facilitates keeping the community cleaned up for locals and visitors alike. Adopt-A-Road provides clean up supplies and trash pick up for volunteer organizations. SunStream adopted a piece of road in 2012 that is located along Hickory Boulevard and employees pick up trash and debris every month.
RELAY FOR LIFE
HELPING IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CANCER
Relay For Life events are the signature fundraising events for the American Cancer Society. SunStream has participated in the local community Relay For Life events since 2010 by being a host location for the Fort Myers Beach event and raising contributions through our company team.
FLORIDA GREEN LODGING
PRESERVING FLORIDA’S NATURAL RESOURCES
Established by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, this program recognizes and rewards environmentally conscientious lodging facilities in Florida. It covers an all-inclusive list of environmental initiatives that are specific to the Florida environment. DiamondHead Beach Resort and Spa and Bellasera Hotel are both designated “Green” for meeting the criteria of the Florida Green Lodging Program.
OPERATION OPEN ARMS
PROUDLY SUPPORTING OUR TROOPS
Operation Open Arms is a military outreach program that offers Southwest Florida business an opportunity to support active duty troops. SunStream aims to express gratitude to U.S. troops by providing an unforgettable vacation. Military service returned from deployment are eligible to receive a complimentary two-night stay and receive the discounted rates on additional desired nights.
CREATING LASTING COMMUNITY CHANGE
United way supports a human services network of 70 agencies and over 200 programs and initiatives that create change in local communities. SunStream partners with United Way by providing a convenient option for our employees to donate to the mission of United Way.