Empire City Casino by MGM Resorts is Seeing Orange this September

Empire City joins Feeding Westchester’s annual campaign to raise awareness surrounding hunger in Yonkers, Westchester, and New York State

YONKERS, NY – In an effort to support a local movement to raise awareness for hunger in Westchester County, Empire City Casino by MGM Resorts is once again joining forces with Feeding Westchester for their annual campaign for Hunger Action Month this September. With September 12 designated as Hunger Action Day, a day set aside during Hunger Action Month to inspire communities to take action and help those who may not know where their next meal will come from, Empire City Casino will light its iconic porte-cochère entrance and exterior building lights orange to raise awareness of the nearly 50-million Americans impacted by the issue of food insecurity. As one of the largest entertainment destinations in the Northeast, Empire City Casino is honored to join the nationwide network of organizations in the fight against hunger.

New York Gaming Association Board of Directors Elects First Female Chair of Organization

Empire City Vice President Will Lead Statewide Association whose members Generate Hundreds of Millions Annually for New York State Schools

ALBANY, NY – The Board of Directors of the New York Gaming Association (NYGA), a trade association of racing and gaming venues throughout the state, has named Taryn Duffy, Vice President of Corporate Communications & Public Affairs at Empire City Casino by MGM Resorts, as the next Chair of NYGA, the first woman to hold the post.

The New York Gaming Association advocates for and advances the interests of its members located at racing and gaming venues throughout the state. The association works in partnership with state government on long-term strategies to increase revenues for education, support the racing, breeding and gaming industries, and generate new jobs and revenue for the benefit of all New Yorkers.