Thursday, 30 November 2017 21:11

Saratoga Casino Hotel Donates for Holidays

In photos: Members of Saratoga Casino Hotel’s “Hands For Hope” community outreach team with Cheryl Murphy-Parant of Code Blue; and Saratoga Casino Hotel Vice President of External Affairs Skip Carlson presents Angie Pender-Fox of The Food Pantries for the Capital District with a donation on Nov. 15, 2017. Photos provided.

SARATOGA SPRINGS – Just in time for the holidays, Saratoga Casino Hotel donated a variety of food items and consumer goods to local charity groups in November.

On Wednesday, Nov. 15 the casino offered up over 400 pounds of food and personal hygiene products to The Food Pantries for the Capital District. The items were collected from casino guests, and then matched by the casino. The Food Pantries estimate the donation will go a long way in a time when it is needed most.

Also, on Friday, Nov. 17, Saratoga Casino Hotel made a sizeable donation to the Saratoga Springs Code Blue Shelter. Located at the Soul Saving Station on Henry Street, Code Blue offers a safe haven to the homeless population of Saratoga Springs during dangerously cold temperatures.

In total, over $500 worth of food and supplies were delivered to Code Blue by the casino’s “Hands For Hope” community outreach team.

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