ALBANY, NY - The Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACCVB) staff and other representatives from hospitality/tourism partners throughout Albany County, such as Turf Hotels, Best Western Sovereign, Albany Capital Center, and TownePlace Suites, took part in a clean-up day at Historic Cherry Hill last Friday, April 17.

This was the first of a series of community service events planned by the ACCVB under their Hospitality Gives Back

Cherry Hill Cleanup Crew

 initiative. Volunteers raked and bagged leaves, added mulch to flower beds, and performed general cleanup of the gardens on their grounds to prepare the historic home for their spring season and the Albany History Fair that will be taking place on the property on May 3.

The Albany County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Inc. was established in 1976 to promote the civic and commercial progress of the community through increased development of conventions and tourism. ACCVB currently represents more than 300 member businesses and assists each year in hundreds of regional meetings. ACCVB also operates the Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center, Henry Hudson Planetarium, and the Albany International Airport Information Center. For more information, call 518-434-1217 or 800-258-3582 and/or visit