Homeless Lunch Event
Employees of Marriott International hotels in Seoul will serve lunch to members of the city's homeless population.
We visit Gangnam Orphanage, home to 60 orphans, at the end of every year and serve a buffet dinner.
Supporting the Mission of Thomas House
December 2013 - Available every Tuesday
A heart-warming opportunity to give back! Father Kim has been running Thomas House since 1990, providing much needed support and free lunches to over 500 elderly and homeless people in Yeongdeungpo-gu. Together, Father Kim and The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul have created a powerful Give Back Getaways volunteer experience. You will travel with a hotel employee (who will join the volunteer effort and assist with language translation) to Thomas House where you will assist in all aspects of the preparation and serving of lunch. The Ladies and Gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul gratefully thank you for supporting Thomas House. Reservations: 48 hours advance reservation required. Children 14 - 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Departure from hotel at 8 a.m., returning by 4 p.m.
Adult: KRW 25,000
Child: KRW 15,000
All profits donated to Thomas House