Le Meridien Amman Organizes a Fun Day for Female Cancer Patients in Cooperation with KHCC

Amman, Jordan, May 04, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Le Meridien Amman, a subsidiary of Starwood Hotels and Resorts, and in cooperation with King Hussein Cancer Center organized a fun day for cancer patients and survivors at the Royal Convention Centre at the hotel.

Mr. Tareq Derbas, Le Meridien Amman’s general manager welcomed the participating patients and complimented them on their high morale and their persistence on interacting with the local community, regardless of illness, suffering and commitment to therapy. He continued to affirm that the established cooperation and founded friendship between Le Meridien Amman and King Hussein Cancer Center is based on the hotel’s belief of the importance of supporting patients and providing moral and psychological support, in addition to motivating them to continuously interact with other members of the society through social, cultural and artistic activities.

The activities included a session about skincare and cosmetics for cancer patients, tailored to assist them in dealing with the changes during and after therapy. The afternoon activities included a cooking session, relaxation, meditation and therapy by laughter.

On the other hand, the social worker in KHCC; Mrs. Raja Salhi, praised Le Meridien Amman’s initiative and thanked Mr. Derbas for the hospitality and support to the cancer patients and hoped for continuous cooperation and support through championing such creative and enlightening activities.

About Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.:
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with 960 properties in 97 countries and 145,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood Hotels is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences with the following internationally renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Four Points® by Sheraton, and the recently launched Aloft®, and Element SM. Starwood Hotels also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc, one of the premier developers and operators of high quality vacation interval ownership resorts. For more information, please visit www.starwoodhotels.com.

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Sewar Sawalha
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