Baha Mar Foundation

Rainforest Alliance Certified

Built on the three pillars of Community, Culture and Conservation, the Baha Mar Resort Foundation reflects the property’s deep commitment to building a strong future for The Bahamas. Through volunteerism and monetary donations, it is our goal to champion sustainable conservation efforts, celebrate the diverse cultural traditions and artistic expressions of The Bahamas and strengthen the community through improvements in education.

Community

As one of The Bahamas’ largest employers, Baha Mar is dedicated to the island community. Since launching in 2017, we’ve continued to support a wide array of environmental, health-related and youth educational organizations throughout the Bahamas.

Culture

Baha Mar’s art studio and gallery, The Current, is a hub for local and internationally-based Bahamian artists to collaborate, create and share their art with the world.

Conservation

The natural ecosystem of The Bahamas is our greatest, and most fragile resource. Baha Mar is committed to the conservation through innovative sustainability practices and partnerships with leading environmental organizations.

Community

As one of The Bahamas’ largest employers, Baha Mar is dedicated to the island community. Since launching in 2017, we’ve continued to support a wide array of environmental, health-related and youth educational organizations throughout the Bahamas.

Culture

Baha Mar’s art studio and gallery, The Current, is a hub for local and internationally-based Bahamian artists to collaborate, create and share their art with the world.

Community

As one of The Bahamas’ largest employers, Baha Mar is dedicated to the island community. Since launching in 2017, we’ve continued to support a wide array of environmental, health-related and youth educational organizations throughout the Bahamas.

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Culture

Baha Mar’s art studio and gallery, The Current, is a hub for local and internationally-based Bahamian artists to collaborate, create and share their art with the world.

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Conservation

The natural ecosystem of The Bahamas is our greatest, and most fragile resource. Baha Mar is committed to the conservation through innovative sustainability practices and partnerships with leading environmental organizations.

Conservation

The natural ecosystem of The Bahamas is our greatest, and most fragile resource. Baha Mar is committed to the conservation through innovative sustainability practices and partnerships with leading environmental organizations.

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Primary Foundation
Initiatives

Disaster Recovery

We supported communities impacted by Hurricane Irma(2017) and Hurricane Dorian(2019), and will continue to assist in recovery efforts from disasters.

Environmental Consciousness

Through conservation initiatives and programs, our goal is to bring awareness to challenges impacting the environment.

Youth Development

The youth are the future. We will continue to provide progress and growth opportunities for the youth in our community.

Cultural Support

We ensure to promote the unique attributes of the Bahamas through initiatives which provide opportunities for the local art and music community.

Community Contribution

We will continue to support local organizations that assist in the advancement of the Bahamian community.

Cultural Support

We ensure to promote the unique attributes of the Bahamas through initiatives which provide opportunities for the local art and music community.

Our Sustainability Journey

Q4 2022
REDUCE ENERGY AND WATER
CONSUMPTION BY 2%
Q4 2022
REDUCE EMISSION BY 2%
Q1 2023
RE-CENTER PROGRAM

OUR SUSTAINABLE COMMITMENTS

Responsible Business

A commitment to our operations remaining transparent, ethical, and guided by sustainable values.

Associate Focus

A commitment to ensuring our operations are managed with integrity, provides opportunities for the development and success of our associates, and fosters a high performance and inclusive work environment.

Guest Focus

A commitment to provide an authentic and memorable experience through responsible and sustainable tourism. Learn more about our Guest Code of Conduct here.

Community Engagement

A commitment to investing in the growth of the Bahamian community and embracing the corporate social responsibility to ensure our existence is beneficial to The Bahamas.

Cultural Respect

A commitment to protecting the cultural heritage and maintaining the cultural beliefs and practices of The Bahamas.

Environmental Stewardship

A commitment to ensuring our operations considers the distinct attributes of the Bahamian environment, promotes the protection and conservation of Bahamian natural resources, ecosystems, and biodiversity, and advances the creation of global eco-ambassadors.

Rain Forest Alliance

Rainforest Alliance Certified

After consistently demonstrating our commitment to sustainable management, Baha Mar has been awarded with Certification for Sustainable Tourism by Nature Economy and People Connected (NEPCon)*, as well as the authority to display the coveted Rain Forest Alliance mark. The Rainforest Alliance Verified™ mark encourages the responsible use of natural resources and promotes a healthy market system that values sustainable production, sourcing, and equitable trade.

Businesses that display the Rainforest Alliance Verified (RAV) mark are taking measurable steps to reduce their impacts on the planet and local communities. Recipients are certified by the Rainforest Alliance to our rigorous tourism standards, recognized by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC).

*The NEPCon Sustainable Tourism Certification, an international non-profit organization, recognizes the efforts of companies within the hospitality industry committed to responsible practices in the tourism sector. The certification services are designed around principles of sustainable development; address key environmental, social, cultural, and economic issues; and are based on improved and innovative standards, recognized by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council and third-party audit systems.

Conservation

We are committed to ensuring our operations are environmentally responsible and will continue to implement measures that consider the distinct attributes of the Bahamian environment.

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