Refinery Hotel is a wonderful 12-story building in the center of NY’s hip fashion district. With an energetic vibe, the hotel hosts a prohibition-style lobby bar, a restaurant, and a rooftop bar with views of the Empire State Building. The chic décor and artistic ambiance throughout reflects the building’s rich history as the former Colony Arcade Building that once housed a 19th-century milliner and a tearoom. The loft-like, atelier rooms have 12-foot high ceilings and chic industrial touches in their design. Times Square is also nearby as is the Theater District.
Home to the Empire State Building, Times Square, Statue of Liberty and other iconic sites, New York City is a fast-paced, globally influential center of art, culture, fashion and finance. The city’s 5 boroughs sit where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean, with the island borough of Manhattan at the “Big Apple’s” core.
It is here that you can make a difference volunteering in an inspiring soup kitchen-cum-cafe in the Bronx: preserve the dignity of the guests, and help meet their basic needs.
Ways you can help in New York
You get to provide hot, healthy meals, served to guests’ tables in a bright, airy space that feels more like a neighborhood café than a traditional soup kitchen. Meals are served every day from 12:30-3:30 pm in an inspiring, fast-paced atmosphere. You can play your part in feeding an average of 450 guests per day. You get to do […]