Category: Corporate Social Responsibility


Breaking the Cycle of Homelessness through Education: NYP and Operation Backpack

One of the most memorable moments for a child as they prepare for the upcoming school year is that special trip to the store for back-to-school supplies. Picking the perfect folders, the perfect color notebook, and a backpack that fits their style may seem like small feats, but to some children this is what sets the tone for the fresh new school year. Unfortunately, 1 in 20 New York City public school students is currently homeless and may not have … Read More

April 03 2013

Eco-Systems at The New York Palace

In a previous post, Keeping it Green at The New York Palace, we highlighted some of the new eco-friendly features we’ll be installing to ensure our hotel is serving guests and the environment in the best way possible. Of these features, we’re very excited for the Cogeneration System that will help our staff and our guests conserve energy. The system consists of 12 turbines, which are similar to those pictured below, and will be installed on the eighth floor by … Read More

March 12 2013

Keeping it Green at The New York Palace

Through our efforts to modernize The Palace, we wanted to keep the environment in mind and challenge ourselves to find new, eco-friendly features to include in the renovations. The green upgrades will benefit both the hotel and our guests by helping to reduce our collective carbon footprint, and will include features such as low-e technology for our windows that helps regulate guestroom temperatures. In addition, The New York Palace is a Green Key Certified hotel currently holding four Green Keys. … Read More