Resorts World In The Community

Holiday Gifts for Boys & Girls Club of Metro Queens

Resorts World New York City marked gifts off the wish lists of 40 students at the Metro Queens chapter of the Boys & Girls Club. RWNYC’s team of Community Development elves delivered the carefully chosen gifts to the students, ranging from Kindergarten to High School.

Giving Tuesday – New York Blood Center Blood Drive

‘Tis the season of giving! On Giving Tuesday, New York Blood Center hosted their third successful blood drive at Resorts World New York City this year. With the help of the community and RWNYC employees, New York Blood Center was able to collect over 40 pints of blood. In 2021 alone, RWNYC blood drives collected…

American Cancer Society

Resorts World New York City generously supported the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign. Employees of Resorts World New York City also contributed to the donation. This year, the donation was in honor of Tonia Schieren, a former Resorts World New York City employee who passed from cancer.  

Heart for the Community Day of Action

Resorts World New York City was proud to sponsor the Showing Heart Foundation’s ‘Heart for the Community Day of Action’ on November 13, 2021. Held in Hollis, Queens, Showing Hearts distributed dry goods, blankets, heaters, hot meals, and more to over 100 families impacted by Hurricane Ida. Showing Hearts also brought licensed contractors out to…

RWNYC 10 Year Anniversary Leadership Breakfast

To commemorate Resorts World New York City’s 10 year anniversary, local politicians, community leaders, and RWNYC executives gathered for a special breakfast reception. Resorts World New York City was bestowed proclamations from Assemblymember Stacey Pheffer Amato and Senator Joseph Addabbo Jr., and was recognized for their decade-long presence as a job generator, community contributor, and…

Queens Chamber of Commerce Building Recognition Awards

Resorts World New York City, which opened the 400-room Hyatt Regency JFK Airport earlier this year, was honored at the Queens Chamber of Commerce’s Building Recognition Awards. RWNYC won Best New Construction and Best Interior Design in the hotel categories.

College Career Day 2021

Resorts World New York City hosted its annual College Career Day event at the new Hyatt Regency JFK Airport. Over 50 students from local colleges and universities attended and listened to RW executives share their career journeys and experiences within the hospitality and gaming industries. Students were also given a tour of the newly expanded…

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 2021

Resorts World New York City participated in the annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk held at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Organized by the American Cancer Society, the walk raises funds for breakthrough research, 24/7 support for breast cancer patients, and access to lifesaving screenings.

A Taste of Asia in NYC

Resorts World New York City attended “A Taste of Asia in NYC”, a tasting event featuring 40 restaurants serving Asian-inspired cuisine. The event was held by the Madison Square Park Conservancy, in partnership with City Harvest and Apex for Youth.

Festival of Cinema NYC 2021

Resorts World New York City is proud to sponsor the 2021 Festival of Cinema NYC, a ten-day international film festival that spotlights the best in independent filmmaking. This year’s festival screened over 100 films out of Regal UA Midway theater in Forest Hills, Queens. Festival of Cinema NYC Founder and Executive Director, Jayson Simba (center),…

“It’s My Park” Volunteer Project

Resorts World New York City teamed up with Partnership for Parks to beautify Cunningham Park, one of the largest parks in Queens! Paintbrushes in hand, Resorts World employees helped restore picnic tables and park benches for the community to enjoy for years to come.

Black Spectrum Theatre 50th Anniversary Gala

Black Spectrum Theatre celebrated its 50th anniversary with a star-studded night. Resorts World New York City proudly supports Black Spectrum Theatre’s mission to produce and present performing arts centered on the African-American experience.

“Together, We are New York” Citywide Art Project

Resorts World was proud to attend the Queens portion of A Better New York’s “Together, We are New York” citywide art project, entitled Ibeta//Resilience. Hosted at our close community partner, the Louis Armstrong House Museum, the multidisciplinary piece included a live musical performance from Grammy-nominated Harpist, Edmar Castañeda, and an art installation from Visual Artist,…

Alley Pond Environmental Center Autumn Festival

To kick-off autumn, Allery Pond Park Environmental Center hosted their annual concert. Resorts World New York City proudly supports APEC’s mission and dedication to educate individuals on environmental history/science and preserving Alley Pond Park.

Sutphin Boulevard BID Harvest Festival

Resorts World New York City sponsored the Sutphin Boulevard BID Harvest Festival. Sutphin Boulevard is a shopping area in South Queens and is home to many retailers and services. The Harvest Festival was held along Sutphin Boulevard with many merchants and festival-goers showing their support.

Senior Appreciation Day Luncheon

Special thanks to Councilman I. Daneek Miller for allowing Resorts World New York City to sponsor and attend the 19th Annual Senior’s Informational Luncheon.

NYC Homecoming Week: It’s Time for Hip Hop Concert Series

To celebrate New York City’s resilience during the pandemic, Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Universal Hip Hop Museum presented “It’s Time for Hip-Hop” concert series in all five boroughs. Resorts World New York City represented our hometown of Queens with a  generous sponsorship to make these star-studded concerts come to life.

City Meals on Wheels

Resorts World joined City Meals on Wheels delivering good food for a good cause. We delivered 57 boxes of food to seniors in Queens. We proudly support City Meals on Wheels and their efforts of providing healthy meals to homebound seniors.  

River Fund

With school season approaching, Resorts World New York City partnered with River Fund to distribute backpacks and school supplies to families in South Queens. River Fund is one of NYC’s foremost organizations combating poverty and we are proud to support their efforts.

Queens Chamber of Commerce Boat Ride

Let’s rock the boat, baby! Resorts World New York City is a long-standing partner with the Queen’s Chamber of Commerce. To kick off a post-pandemic summer, we attended the Queen’s Chamber of Commerce Boat Party! We were the life of the party- we are the best entertainment venue in Queens! Party-goers also won a one-night…

St. Alban’s Little League Basketball Tournament

Members of the NYPD Queens South Youth Strategies Division hosted a ten-team High school-aged boys’ basketball tournament, “Buckets Of Knowledge” in St. Alban’s Queens. The event was three days of tough competition with over 200 youth in attendance. With the support of Tim Person, VP of Security, and our strong ties to the NYPD, Resort…

Louis Armstrong House Museum Block Party

Did you know world-famous jazz legend Louis Armstrong lived right here in Queens, in the neighborhood of Corona? The Louis Armstrong House Museum preserves Armstrong’s legacy within his original house and grounds. As Louis Armstrong House Museum’s first corporate partner, Resorts World New York City was proud to attend their annual block party which celebrates…

Queens World Film Festival 2021

Resorts World New York City is proud to support the 11th Annual Queens World Film Festival. The festival honored the entire staff of Elmhurst Hospital and RWNYC sponsored 200 season passes for attendees to screen over 200 films from 30 different countries.

New York Blood Center Blood Drive

New York Blood Center hosted their second blood drive here at Resorts World New York City. The blood drive encourages our guests and locals in the community, the importance of donating blood to help save lives. Special thanks to our employees and guest for donating 35 pints of blood and saving more than 105 lives!…

Juneteenth

Happy Juneteenth! To commemorate this holiday weekend, we proudly sponsored Assembly member Alicia Hyndman Juneteenth festival. Our day was filled with greeting festival-goers who spun our lucky wheel to win prizes and handing out free waters to stay hydrated in the sun! Thank you to all who stopped by our tent and showed us love.…