Hill & Markes Donates Funds and Items to City Mission

Local Company Gives Back to Community

Amsterdam, NY – 1/7/21 - Hill & Markes, a family-owned wholesale distributor, donated over $1,000 in funds and gifts for City Mission of Schenectady this holiday season! The local company fundraised through their Community Cares merchandise store and through the generosity of their employees and ownership.

“As we head into this New Year, we are so grateful for amazing friends like Hill & Markes who helped to make this Christmas season very special for our residents,” said Jessica Toomajian, Director of Annual Fund at City Mission. “After a very difficult year, I think having presents to open at Christmastime meant even more than usual for the men, women and children we serve. We appreciate Hill & Markes for taking the time during this busy time of year to shop and put together these wonderful packages for our residents!”

Hill & Markes is committed to bringing much needed support to those struggling throughout the pandemic, especially throughout the holidays. Lifting the community is important to the Hill & Markes mission and remains a core pillar of the company. Hill & Markes is always looking to partner with local organizations and businesses that provide helpful resources to community members.

“As a Hill & Markes customer, we have seen the quality of the products they provide us. Even more importantly, as a community organization, we have seen their hearts for helping our neighbors in need and making a difference in the lives of the people we serve,” noted Mike Saccocio, Executive Director at City Mission. “Through providing Christmas gifts for local families, donating specialized cleaning equipment and supporting fundraising events, we are grateful for our partnership with Hill & Markes."

ABOUT HILL & MARKES: Hill & Markes is a 114-year-old family-owned wholesale distributor servicing the state of New York with ice cream products, janitorial products, food service, packing and shipping, and office supplies. The Hill & Markes family strongly believes in providing cutting edge solutions for customers and being a good corporate citizen.