HARTFORD, CT (April 26, 2016) — Associates at the Marriott Hartford Downtown recently presented a check in the amount of $2,000 to the Connecticut Brain Tumor Alliance. The Connecticut Brain Tumor Alliance is a not-for-profit organization, whose mission is to raise awareness of brain tumors, provide hope and support for others affected by brain tumors and raise money to support and advocate for cutting-edge research for better treatments and a cure.
“One of our associate’s family members was affected by brain tumors and we are proud to be able to give back to this organization,” commented John Fraher, General Manager for the Marriott Hartford Downtown. “The generosity of our associates and their support of their fellow associates is overwhelming,” he added.
About Marriott Hartford Downtown
Located in the Front Street Entertainment District, the Marriott Hartford Downtown overlooks the Connecticut River and is interconnected with the Connecticut Convention Center. Attracting business and leisure travelers alike since 2005, this 409 room upscale hotel is AAA rated with four Diamonds. The hotel also features Vivo Seasonal Trattoria and Starbucks® Coffee House. Local Hartford attractions within walking distance include Infinity Hall, Spotlight Theater, Wadsworth Atheneum, The Bushnell for Performing Arts, Old State House, and the State Capital Building. The Connecticut Science Center, an interactive educational science museum for adults and children, is adjacent to the hotel. To book a reservation, or for more information, please call 860-249-8000 or visit the website at www.hartfordmarriott.com.