Staff Raises Cash for Causes
In October, Javits Center employees raised more than $2,800 for causes related to breast cancer research and domestic violence victims. Coordinated by Human Resources, employees throughout the organization donated money and wore pink and... >>
Javits Center Joins Puerto Rico Relief Effort
More than 100 Javits Center employees have pitched in to sort, pack, wrap and ship hundreds of thousands donated supplies as part of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Empire State Relief and Recovery Effort for Puerto Rico. Since Governor Cuomo... >>
Jacob’s Honey is Here!
We have our own honey! For the first time in our history, the Javits Center harvested honey from its own rooftop bee hives to produce bottled honey and a new salad dressing available at Taste NY Bistro on Level 2. The new honey production... >>
Six New Bird Species Identified
Since 2014, 26 bird species have been observed on or near the Javits Center’s 6.75-acre green roof, proving its status as a home for area wildlife in New York City. Six new bird species were identified in 2016, according to the New York... >>
Two-Way Traffic Returns to 11th Avenue
The New York City Department of Transportation has restored two-way traffic to 11th Avenue in front of the Javits Center between West 34th and West 37th streets at the end of April. As a result of these new roadway markings, there are a... >>
Toy Industry Foundation Donates Record Number of Toys
In February, the Toy Industry Foundation’s (TIF) Toy Bank collected and donated nearly 200 pallets of toys and play things to local charities, following their successful event at the Javits Center. Coordinated by TIF and exhibitors of... >>