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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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The Resort Group Cape Verde Foundation makes €10,000 Donation to the Fogo Volcano Eruption Fund.

The Cape Verde Foundation, founded by The Resort Group, has pledged a financial donation to the on-going support being offered to the residents of Fogo, following a Volcano eruption on the Island last month. The Pico de Fogo volcano first erupted on November 23, causing hundreds of residents living in the vicinity to be evacuated. […]

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The TRG Foundation has continued its charitable work supporting a local nursery school with its diploma presentation party. The Jardim De OMCV nursery school in Espargos presented their children with a Diploma Certificate, as well as a goody bag supplied by the TRG foundation.  As part of the event, the Melia Tortuga Children’s club team were in attendance to provide the entertainment, with clowns, party food and plenty of Cape Verdean singing and dancing.  The TRG Foundation has supported the school previously with a donation of €5000 to help with their running costs, which is part of our commitment to helping local schools and communities with a particular focus on young children and education.  In attendance at the event was The Resort Group Chairman, Rob Jarrett, and he took the time to reiterate TRG’s commitment to Cape Verde stating “The Resort Group and its foundation are fully committed to the long term development of Cape Verde, and whilst the development of touristic and commercial opportunities is key, we also recognise that there is work that we can support in terms of community projects, social development and in particular, education for the future generations of Cape Verde. Plus, days like today are a great way for us to thank the people of Cape Verde for their support and it’s a privilege for me to be here today.”  Also in attendance at the event, was special VIP guest Kerry Katona. She is currently on holiday with her family, staying at our 5-star Melia Tortuga Resort. The Atomic Kitten singer was there to support the event, and was enjoying the occasion as she chatted with the children and joined in with the celebrations.

The Resort Group Foundation sponsors nursery school awards in Cape Verde

  The TRG Foundation has continued its charitable work supporting a local nursery school with its diploma presentation party. The Jardim De OMCV nursery school in Espargos presented their children with a Diploma Certificate, as well as a goody bag supplied by the TRG foundation. As part of the event, the Melia Tortuga Children’s club […]

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Children of Sal Christmas event coverage on Cape Verde Television

On Friday 20th December, school children from across the Island of Sal gathered on Ponta Preta Beach for a day of Christmas celebrations hosted by The Resort Group. The event was also featured on Cape Verde Television and you can watch the report here This year, the annual event included a talent show; ‘Little Stars […]

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