Empire Merchants LLC is active in the Metro New York community and has supported City Harvest for more than five years in its mission to help end hunger through food rescue. Annually, Empire Merchants LLC and its suppliers participate in the City Harvest fund-raising events "Summer in the City" and "Bid Against Hunger."
Empire Merchants participated in the American Cancer Society Relay for Life event and also supports its Hope Lodge, which offers no-cost lodging for cancer patients and their caregivers locally here in the New York City. Additionally, Empire participates in an annual toy drive for children of cancer patients during the holiday season.
Throughout the year, Empire Merchants has supported other local charities such as New York Food Bank and New York Cares Coat Drive.