Lizabeth Knight, Zaandam’s cruise director, shared with us this note and fabulous photos from the ship’s recent On Deck for the Cure Walk. Thanks, Lizabeth! After a week of what seemed like endless rain during our Alaskan Explorer voyage, the clouds lifted and we were greeted with a beautiful sunny afternoon for our On Deck… read more of “Zaandam’s On…”
Tag: Corporate Giving
On July 10, the Amsterdam celebrated the two million dollar milestone on board with a walk around the deck and a party afterwards.
Captain James Russell-Dunford and Hotel Manager Cees Tesselar joined breast cancer survivors on board the Maasdam to lead a fantastic $2 million On Deck for the Cure Walk & Celebration. The Atrium and Crow’s Nest were decorated with over 200 pink and white balloons blown up by the Explorations Team, and 500 yards of pink… read more of “Maasdam’s On…”
Reason to Sail #92: Participate in the “On Deck for the Cure” breast cancer charity walk benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
Holland America Line has created a program in the aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti that enables employees, crew and guests to contribute to the American Red Cross — with 100 percent of donations going directly to relief efforts. Holland America is a Carnival Corporation & plc brand, and supports the corporation’s commitment of $5… read more of “Holland America…”
On October 20, a sunny and fresh day at sea, the Maasdam conducted the famous On Deck for the Cure event for the guests to support breast cancer. The crew members were invited to join as well. After having walked the deck, all were invited for pink lemonade and pink cookies. One of the guests… read more of “Officers and Crew…”
We received the following note from Aad Hoogesteger, a regular contributor to the blog: Hi Roland, A few months ago my partner Nicoline was diagnosed with breast cancer. She had a breast amputation and now she is going through chemo. Fortunately the doctor told us there is no major spread out so she will recover…. read more of “Walking for On Deck…”
On September 20, there was plenty of cause for celebration aboard the Westerdam in Seattle as a group of more than 400 breast cancer survivors gathered to toast each other and their ongoing fundraising efforts at the 16th Annual Susan G. Komen for the Cure Puget Sound Survivor Celebration Luncheon. Holland America Line partners with… read more of “Westerdam Hosts…”