Handmade flowers from local association given to diners
(Macao, May 13, 2012) – In celebration of Mother’s Day and to support the local community, Sand China Ltd. purchased 1,100 handmade flowers from the Macau Association of the Parents of the Mentally Handicapped, presenting them as gifts to diners throughout its properties to spread cheer and joy during the special day.
The Food and Beverage team of Sands China distributed the specially made flowers to customers at dining outlets at Sands® Macao, Sands® Cotai Central and The Venetian® Macao-Resort-Hotel Sunday. Colourful flowers were given away at 888 Gourmet place, Golden Court and Copa Steakhouse at Sands Macao; Dynasty 8, Grand Orbit and the Conrad Lounge at Sands Cotai Central; and North, Canton, Bambu, Portofino and Bar Florian at The Venetian Macao. Diners were delighted by the pleasant and heartfelt surprise and were thankful for the expression of gratitude and honour to mothers in the community.
During this special celebration, dining outlets throughout Sands China’s properties featured different Mother’s Day specials. Families took the opportunity to gather together and enjoy sumptuous buffets, yum cha and a variety of à la carte selections. Happy mothers and their children shared laughs and warm moments together.
Sands China has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility and is devoted to engaging the local community and supporting charitable causes. The Macau Association of the Parents of the Mentally Handicapped is a non-profit organisation founded in 1992 by a group of parents whose children have intellectual disabilities. The association provides support and care to its members through a variety of activities, family visits and counselling services.
Photo caption: The Food and Beverage team of Sands China give away specially made flowers to mothers at Bambu Sunday.
About Sands China Ltd.
Sands China Ltd. (HKSE: 1928, Sands China or Company) is a subsidiary of global resort developer Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS), and a listed company on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Sands China is the largest operator of integrated resorts in Macao. The Company owns and operates THE VENETIAN® Macao-Resort-Hotel, THE PLAZA™ Macao and SANDS® COTAI CENTRAL at the COTAI STRIP® development and SANDS® Macao Hotel on the Macao peninsula. The Company’s integrated resorts contain a diversified mix of leisure and business attractions and transportation operations, including large meeting and convention facilities, a wide range of restaurants, shopping malls, world-class entertainment at the CotaiArena™ and high-speed CotaiJet™ ferry service between Hong Kong and Macao. The Company’s property development projects on Cotai have the goal of transforming Cotai into Asia’s premier entertainment and business destination. For more information, please visit www.sandschinaltd.com.