Covenant House – Kit Packing Volunteering

Each year, 4.2 million young people in the United States experience a form of homelessness. Since 1972, Covenant House has opened its doors to over 1.5 million young people across the United States.  NYC has recorded the highest number of youths experiencing homelessness of any city in …Read More

Our Green Office

Here at EP, we pride ourselves on our continuing commitment to good design and building better projects. We also strive to make a difference in environmental conservation and sustainability. We are constantly working to ensure that our actions and the products we purchase are environmentally responsible. Take a …Read More

Fire Service Access Elevators

As of the 2014 NYC Building Code, buildings with occupied more than 120’ above fire department vehicle access height must be provided with at least one fire service access elevator (NYC Building Code 403.6.1). This elevator allows trained fire department personal to utilize the elevator during a …Read More

Local Law 97 of 2009 Update

Buildings account for the bulk of New York City’s greenhouse gas emissions. As part of its commitment to reduce citywide emissions by 80 percent in 2050, the city passed Local Law 97 of 2019. It affects buildings over 25,000 square feet. These “covered buildings” must report their …Read More

EP Provides Pro Bono Work to Wild Bird Fund

Since 2012, the Wild Bird Fund has been caring for sick, injured and orphaned wild birds and small mammals in their Upper West Side wildlife rehabilitation clinic. Each year, WBF rehabilitates more than 11,000 animals from more than 180 species, with the goal of releasing them back …Read More

The Bowery Mission

EP completes the last volunteering event of the year by continuing our efforts at The Bowery Mission. The team assisted with prepping ahead of the dinner meal time and served to be a rewarding afternoon. The Bowery Mission and it’s volunteers serve breakfast, lunch and dinner, supplying …Read More

Golf Outing Supporting Westhab’s Mission

What is summer without a round of golf? Last month, the EP team attended Westhab, Inc. 20th Annual Golf Classic. A now yearly summer tradition for the team which benefits Westhab's mission of developing affordable housing and services to communities in NY. When founded in 1981, Westhab started acquiring vacant …Read More

Weekly Smoothies

Summer weekly smoothies are back! Part of the EP Culture is freshly made smoothies every Wednesday morning through out the summer. We incorporate organic fruits and veggies and have employees share their favorite recipes for us to try each week. What's your favorite smoothie recipe? Read More

Harlem Grown: A Day of Urban Farming

Established in 2011, Harlem Grown’s mission is to inspire youth to lead healthy and ambitious lives through mentorship and hands-on education in urban farming, sustainability, and nutrition. Harlem Grown now operates 13 urban farms which have increased access to knowledge of healthy food for Harlem residents and …Read More