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Be a Kind Traveler

Did you know that you can have a sustainable vacation while donating to The Center?

As a proud partner with Kind Traveler, The Center invites our community to explore exclusive offers from Kind Traveler’s socially conscious collection of hotels and an opportunity to give back and support our mission. 

A veteran-and-women-owned public benefit corporation, Kind Traveler is the first Give + Get hotel booking platform that empowers travelers to make a positive impact in the communities they visit. 100% of donations go to The Center. 

Planning a trip? #TravelKindly and give back to The Center on your next vacation! 

How to travel kindly and give back to The Center? 

Book any Kind Hotel. In the final booking page, simply select “LGBTQ Community Center of The Desert, Palm Springs” to designate us as your charity of choice (make sure you select “local charity”) 

About Kind Traveler

Kind Traveler, a Public Benefit Corporation (PBC), is the world’s first socially conscious Give + Get hotel booking and education platform. What this means is that Kind Traveler empowers travelers to positively impact the communities they visit through a network of 150+ destination-specific charities tied to the UN Global Goals. 

Kind Traveler’s mission is to empower a new generation of travelers into a financial force that betters the health and wellbeing of individuals, animals, and the environment in communities around the world.

How KindTraveler works is simple

The Kind Traveler Give + Get booking platform unlocks exclusive hotel rates and perks upon a minimum of a $10 donation to either a vetted local charity that positively impacts the community visited or a charity of choice. 100% of donations are given to charities.

As of 2023, Kind Traveler represents Kind Hotels and tourism boards in 22 countries and 150+ charities globally. 

Kind Traveler was a recipient of a 2021 Fast Company World Changing Ideas Award and a Travel + Leisure Global Vision Award and is cited in 500+ news and blog articles. 

Kind Traveler is a Blue Startups portfolio company, a signatory of the Future of Tourism Coalition (FOTC), and a member of the Female Founder Collective, 1% for the Planet, The Center for Responsible Travel (CREST), Impact Travel Alliance and Wellness Tourism Association. 

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