Community Involvement

Thank you for considering Empire Recycling as a sponsor of your event or organization.  We're proud to support initiatives that create a lasting impact on our local communities.  All requests must be submitted by mail to Beth Park, Empire Recycling Corporation, 98 Railroad Street, Utica, NY 13502 or contact us online.


Utica Rescue Mission in Need of Donations

During the COVID-19 crisis, the Rescue Mission of Utica is open 24x7 to support the most vulnerable in our community with food, shelter, services, counseling, prayer, and more.  Donations are needed, and much appreciated, to cover the rising costs associated with this pandemic.

Donations can be made online at, by phone at 315-735-1645 ext. 2104 or by mail at 293 Genesee Street, Utica, New York 13501.

Empire Recycling Corporation is proud to support the Rescue Mission of Utica.

Levitt AMP Utica Music Series

Empire Recycling Corporation, ConfiData and ERL Intermodal are proud to sponsor the Levitt AMP Utica Music Series, which is now in its fourth year in the Kopernik Park in the Oneida Square Arts District for Summer 2019.

Utica is one of 18 cities across the country to be awarded the competitive grant from the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation, based in Los Angeles. The park and the neighborhood will once again be activated every Monday night with FREE, live music featuring regional and national headliner acts along with local opening bands.

Arts activities and experiences will take place, along with showcasing local youth talent during intermission in a family-friendly, alcohol free environment. The Levitt AMP Utica concerts are events where everyone is welcome to enjoy a reinvigorated space, quality entertainment… and building community together.

CareNet Pregnancy Center of CNY

Empire Recycling Corporation was a diamond sponsor for CareNet Pregnancy Center of Central New York's 30th Anniversary Gala held June 13th at the Stanley Theatre in Utica.  Steven Kowalsky, Empire's CEO, also served on the planning committee for the event.

Formed in 1998, CareNet Pregnancy Center of CNY provides free, confidential services for women facing an unplanned pregnancy.  Over the years, they have helped more than 30,000 individuals.  With offices in Utica, Rome, Camden, Herkimer, Oneida, Morrisville and Liverpool, their services are free of charge.



Mail:  64 North Genesee Street, Utica, NY 13502

Phone:  315-724-7161   |   Fax:  315-724-0167

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