George and Costas have always been committed to charity work, helping ventures that raise important issues that are causes close to his heart…
George and Costas Panayiotou are committed to charity work, it’s evident that this charitable nature and philanthropy is something which is spread throughout The Panayiotou family. His father Andreas’ company, the Ability Group are proud to support the Hilton in the Community Foundation Project.
Every year they throw a fun-filled, sparkling Charity Ball at the gorgeous Hilton Park Lane in Mayfair. The money raised is dedicated towards supporting young people along people alongside other corporate partners. With the charity’s main aim being to help as many young people as possible generating most of their funds from Fundraising initiative run by the Hilton.
Under the banner Supporting Young People Worldwide the Foundation is dedicated to making a real difference to those who are most in need. This is done through targeted grant-giving, with an aim to support smaller charities that might otherwise be overlooked.
In 2006, the Foundation donated over £1.3m to numerous good causes, including Action for Kids, Crisis UK, DebRA, Kids Cookery School, Show Racism the Red Card, Snowdon Award Scheme. The Hilton hotels and offices nominated local charities to receive 152 grants from money raised by colleagues, benefiting causes such as ChildLine, Watford New Hope Trust, Teenage Cancer Trust, Help a Local Child, Fairy Box and many more.