"The support for those of us seeking education demonstrates the importance of education within the industry. Thank you for supporting me as I try to become an industry leader and look to improve and mold the hospitality world as we know it."

Tristan Haas
2010 Graduate Scholar, Otterbein University; General Manager, The Kenyon Inn, Gambier, OH

American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation

For more than 60 years, the Foundation has been the primary source of financial support for industry-related scholarships and research. In recent years its mandate has expanded to include funding to launch and maintain school-to-career and workforce development initiatives in order to attract and retain more employees to our industry.

2016 Annual Giving Leaders
Carlson Family Foundation
The Handlery Foundation
Host Hotels & Resorts
Minaz Abji
The Robert Alter Family
Kirk Kinsell
Annual Giving Major Donors