Drury Hotels Helps Tornado Victims in Joplin, MO
(ST. LOUIS, MO) – May 31, 2011 – Drury Hotels will donate $25,000 to the American Red Cross to assist relief efforts in Joplin, MO. In the wake of the devastating tornado, Drury Hotels sent supplies to help recover and rebuild the community.
“The residents of Joplin have experienced an overwhelming loss,” said Chuck Drury, President and CEO of Drury Hotels. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the people who have lost homes and loved ones.”
Drury Hotels has been a part of the Joplin community since 1990. The Drury Inn & Suites in Joplin was not damaged in the storm and is housing storm victims and relief workers.
Drury Hotels Company is a Missouri-based, family-owned and operated hotel system with 130 hotels in 20 states from Arizona to North Carolina and from Texas to Michigan. Brands include Drury Inn & Suites, Drury Inn, Drury Plaza Hotels, Drury Suites, Pear Tree Inn by Drury, as well as other hotels in the mid-priced hotel segment. For a complete listing of all Drury hotels or for reservations, visit www.druryhotels.com or call 1-800-DRURYINN