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Charity Christmas shoeboxes ready to send to Cape Verde

First of all, we would like to thank everyone involved for their incredible help with our Christmas Shoebox Appeal. There has been a great reaction with 166 boxes in so far! Annah Magwenjere A special thank you to our organiser Annah Magwenjere, Louise Burns and Lucy Rosindell – who have worked incredibly hard to co-ordinate all […]


Shoebox Appeal

Employees of The Resort Group are showing that actions speak louder than words by contributing to our big shoebox appeal – delivering Christmas gifts to the children of Cape Verde. Each year, The Resort Group is proud to host a Christmas charity event in Dunas for the children of Cape Verde. Normally, we donate Christmas […]

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More donations from Cape Verde holidaymakers!

We’re always amazed by the generosity of travellers to Cape Verde and this latest story is no exception… This time around we owe our gratitude to Mr & Mrs Chumber, recent guests at MELIÃ Dunas Beach Resort & Spa, who kindly gifted 3 big boxes of books, toys, pencils, erasers, sharpeners and skipping ropes to […]

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Staff donations, hotel donation boxes and a new mascot!

Inspired by the story of the Andrews family’s kind donations to the children of Cape Verde, The Resort Group staff, family and friends rallied together this week to call for donations of toys and clothes for the children of Cape Verde. The toys and clothes have been flown to Sal and will shortly be delivered […]

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The Resort Group Holds Fundraiser, Raises £1,146 for Cape Verde Foundation!

On Friday 21st August, at the glamorous Josephine’s bar in Derby, over 300 people descended to drink and dance the night away in support of a great cause. The Cape Verde Foundation Night, organised by The Resort Group staff, played host to employees and friends of The Resort Group and helped to raise over £1000 for […]

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Andrews Family Donate Toys and Clothes to Cape Verde School During Holiday

We’ve known the Andrews family for some time. They came along to the opening of the MELIÃ Tortuga Beach Resort in 2011 and have since been back 3 times! Over those visits, the Andrews built up fantastic relationships with The Resort Group and Cape Verde Foundation staff – we know them to be kind, loving people. […]

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The Resort Group Staff Raise £800 for the Cape Verde Foundation!

The staff at The Resort Group are passionate about good causes. In their latest endeavour, The Resort Group’s Finance and Completions team set out to raise money for the Cape Verde Foundation – a foundation set up by The Resort Group to support the children of Cape Verde, offering them new opportunities and prosperity for […]


A close shave for charity

Thanks to Kevin Thornton, ex Coventry footballer for stepping up to take a close shave for charity. Kevin who owns a property at Melia Tortuga Beach resort volunteered to have his beard shaved off at a recent event while on holiday at Melia Dunas Beach Resort. Being a true sportsman, Kevin’s signature ginger beard was personally shaved […]

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The Resort Group staff fundraising for the Cape Verde Foundation

The Cape Verde Foundation is managed by The Resort Group staff and together we’re committed to improving the lives and prospects of local children in Cape Verde. Behind the scenes, we’re busy fundraising for good causes that’ll make a real difference to underprivileged youngsters on the islands. Dress Down Fridays @ The Resort Group One […]


The Resort Group Cape Verde Foundation Christmas Party 2014

Meliã Dunas Beach Resort and Spa played host to the fourth annual Christmas party held by The Resort Group Cape Verde Foundation. Over 300 children from various schools on the island of Sal were invited to join in the festive fun. The afternoon began with a pantomime followed by the opportunity to watch an animated […]

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