Monticello, NY, Newburgh, NY and Queens, NY – April is World Autism Month and Resorts World New York has participated in several events across the state aimed at creating a more diverse, accepting and inclusive community.
Employees from Resorts World New York City (RWNYC) took part in the 2023 Autism Speaks New York 5K on Saturday, April 1 in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, to show their support for the autism community. It was the second year in a row Resorts World has participated in the event.
RWNYC employees take part in 2023 Autism Speaks New York 5K
Resorts World Catskills (RWC) and Resorts World Hudson Valley (RWHV) donated $2,000 to the Hudson Valley Light it Up Blue celebration on Saturday, April 15. They also provided a one-night escape in a luxury suite at RWC to be raffled off during the annual fundraiser. Proceeds from the event went to Think Different, Orange County, NY. Its mission is to fulfill the promise of a community where all people can fully participate, are valued for their unique contributions, and can achieve their dreams.
Winner of one-night escape in a luxury suite at Resorts World Catskills
RWC and RWHV joined other landmarks around the world in turning turned blue to raise awareness for autism, in addition to Bar 360 at RWNYC.
“We are proud to take part in various Autism Month events throughout New York and support the autism community in any way we can by partnering with organizations,” said Meghan Taylor, Vice President, Resorts World New York. “By understanding and accepting everyone, we can create a more inclusive space for individuals with autism who live and work in our communities.”
About Resorts World Catskills
Located in the heart of New York’s Catskill region, Resorts World Catskills (RWC) offers guests unmatched experiences in excitement, entertainment, and luxury. The integrated casino-resort features live Las-Vegas style table games, state-of-the art slot machines, a poker room, private gaming salons, a 100-seat sportsbook lounge, and the mobile app, Resorts World Bet, the fastest and safest way to bet on sports. The casino-resort’s 10 varied bar and restaurant experiences include an Italian steakhouse created by celebrity chef Scott Conant. There’s also year-round live entertainment at the 2,500-seat RW Epicenter. The 18-story all-suite luxurious hotel located within Resorts World Catskills features the Crystal Life Spa, two indoor pools, and two fitness centers. The Alder, the adjacent lifestyle hotel, features the first Topgolf Swing Suites in New York State, Dos Gatos, a cantina-style Mexican eatery, and will be expanded to include a Rees Jones redesigned Monster Golf Course in 2023.
About Resorts World Hudson Valley
Resorts World Hudson Valley (RWHV) is the area’s newest entertainment attraction! With 1,200 slots and electronic table games and the always-happening Resorts World Bet Sports Bar, this premier destination makes for a great day or night out with family and friends. Conveniently located one hour north of New York City, Resorts World Hudson Valley is the day trip that’s never far away. RWHV is operated by the Genting Group, a global company founded in 1965, operating destination resorts in Las Vegas, Bimini, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, and the United Kingdom. Genting has more than 50 years of experience in the travel and leisure industry and collectively employs approximately 60,000 people while offering an unparalleled resort experience to over 50 million visitors a year worldwide.
About Resorts World New York City
Resorts World New York City (RWNYC) is New York City’s first and only casino-hotel, offering over 10 million guests annually an unparalleled gaming and entertainment experience and generating over $3 billion for the State’s education system since opening in 2011. The opening of the Hyatt Regency JFK Airport at Resorts World New York gave visitors from around the world more ways to enjoy the ultimate play and stay experience. Dining options include Sugar Factory American Brasserie, America’s favorite eatery and celebrity hotspot. There are a variety of non-gaming amenities, as well as entertainment options, allowing guests of all interests and budgets an experience that fits their personal tastes. RWNYC is operated by the Genting Group, a global company founded in 1965, operating destination resorts in Las Vegas, Bimini, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, and the United Kingdom. Genting has more than 50 years of experience in the travel and leisure industry and collectively employs approximately 60,000 people while offering an unparalleled resort experience to over 50 million visitors a year worldwide.