TUI Care Foundation is the independent corporate foundation of TUI Group, the world’s largest tourism business. TUI customer donations are collected on behalf of TUI Care Foundation and used to support partnerships that drive the sustainable development of tourism. Our current projects initiated with, and supported by, TUI Care Foundation are based in Jamaica, Cape Verde and Croatia. TUI Care Foundation donations also contribute towards a variety of other Travel Foundation activities that help us to achieve our charitable mission.
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“The work that we’ve been doing with The Travel Foundation has been immensely rewarding. It is especially heartening to see the long-term change taking place within destinations as a result of this work and the benefits that this brings to local communities.” Jane Ashton, Chair of the Advisory Committee for TUI Care Foundation.
Pluto is a new travel insurance company that exists “to make the bad bits about travelling better”. With every policy they sell, they’ll donate £1 to the Travel Foundation, to help address the negative social and environmental impacts of tourism.Pluto
Blue Bay Travel are one of the UK’s leading independent Caribbean specialists.
“At Blue Bay Travel we recognise the importance of ensuring that the impact of tourism is positive but we also recognise how hard that is to sustain. We cannot wait to get on board to support sustainable tourism and help to make a positive impact to environments in tourism destinations around the world.” Managing Director, Maxine Rowland.Blue Bay Travel
Travel Counsellors is a leading independent travel company delivering a personal, bespoke travel service since 1994.
“We are a business that puts people at its heart and that includes how we support our people, customers and our wider communities, both in which we live and in which we send our customers to every day. As a fast-growing travel business, it’s our duty to make sure this is done in a responsible way – the partnership with the Travel Foundation will help to ensure our only impact is a positive one.” Steve Byrne, CEOTravel Counsellors
ANVR, the Dutch Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators and has supported various initiatives within the Travel Foundation.
“We like their hands-on, pragmatic and innovative approach as well as the positive and inspiring way of communicating about responsible tourism.” Gerben Hardeman, Manager Sustainable Tourism for ANVR
This innovative hotel booking site is a social enterprise which uses carbon footprint calculations and eco-certification to help customers book sustainable accommodation and choose green destinations. It is sharing 10% of its gross turnover with three charities including the Travel Foundation. Customers who use the site, which has a database of 920,0000 accommodations, won’t pay anything extra for this.
“The Travel Foundation is the perfect fit. As a social enterprise, we want to take responsibility for the impacts we create in destinations, and that why we are sharing our revenue with the Travel Foundation. They have the expertise, experience and projects to make this possible.” Lonneke de Kort, CEOBook Different
Caribtours specialises in luxury tailor-made holidays to the Caribbean, Mexico, Europe, USA, Indian Ocean and Arabia.Caribtours
Classic Collection Holidays is the UK’s leading independent specialist tour operator.Classic Collection Holidays
Holiday Extras is a market leader for travel add-ons such as airport parking, hotels, lounges and travel insurance. It has been collecting customer donations on behalf of the Travel Foundation since 2011.
“The Travel Foundation. are always looking for innovative ways to make working with them as easy and light-touch as possible.” Anthony Clarke-Cowell, Associate Communications Director at Holiday Extras
I love Eco Hotels is a hotel tool for the sustainability-conscious traveler. Ten per cent of their commissions go to supporting The Travel Foundation.I love Eco Hotels
Social and environmental responsibility are at the heart of Midcounties Co-operative Travel – integrated into their business and values. Since 2011 they have collected customer donations for the Travel Foundation which have supported various projects in holiday destinations around the world.
Midcounties Cooperative Travel
“The team at The Travel Foundation are inspiring and passionate about their projects.” Alistair Rowland, Group General Manager, Midcounties Co-operative Travel
Sunvil is an independent and family-run tour operator with an expertise in Greece and Cyprus. A founding supporter of the Travel Foundation, it is firmly committed to sustainable tourism – a lynch-pin of the company’s modus operandi since 1988. Sunvil’s Chairman also chairs the Travel Foundation.Sunvil Holidays
Travel Matters provides tailor-made worldwide family holidays.Travel Matters
UN Environment is partnering with the Travel Foundation to promote resource efficiency and low-carbon development through transforming tourism value chains in developing countries and Small Island Developing States. Find out more about how we are contributing to the International Climate Initiative – transforming value chains project.United Nations Environment
We Are Travel have made a commitment to support responsible travel choices through their business and are supporting The Travel Foundation as part of the ‘Year of Sustainable Tourism’.We Are Travel