Situated in a landmark building with a unique heritage and an enviable location on Park Avenue at 50th Street, the Waldorf Astoria was one of the first grand hotels to open in New York City. Today, it retains many of its original features, such as the art deco lobby. Its traditional approach to decor gives it a cozy and intimate atmosphere, despite having more than 800 rooms. Facilities include a state of the art fitness centre, which provides access to some top personal trainers. There is also an indulgent spa which occupies an entire floor of the hotel and offers a range of treatments. There is a wide selection of dining options. These range from cocktails in Sir Harry’s Bar
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 […]