Choose New York

At the Empire Center, we choose New York. We’re fighting for the families and taxpayers of this state. To be a part of this fight, consider joining our Choose New York Giving Society.

Those who make a tax-deductible contribution to the Empire Center will be enrolled in the society at the following levels:

Supporter: Up to $999. Supporters receive a monthly e-newsletter.

Patron: $1,000-$9,999. Patrons receive a monthly e-newsletter and a lapel pin.

Benefactor: $10,000-$24,999. Benefactors receive all the benefits of Patron membership and a bi-annual VIP memo from the President & CEO.

Inner Circle: $25,000-$49,999. Inner circle members receive all the benefits of Benefactor membership plus an invitation to private conference calls with scholars and leaders in the free market movement.

Empire Builder: $50,000 or more. Empire Builders receive all the benefits of being an Inner Circle member plus special seating for general events and invitations to exclusive events (both online and in-person).




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Empire Center for Public Policy
30 South Pearl St.
Suite 1210
Albany, NY 12207

Phone: 518-434-3100
Fax: 518-434-3130


The Empire Center is an independent, non-partisan, non-profit think tank located in Albany, New York. Our mission is to make New York a better place to live and work by promoting public policy reforms grounded in free-market principles, personal responsibility, and the ideals of effective and accountable government.