Family Assistance - UPCOMING EVENTS
9/11 Memorial Holiday Tree
Sunday, December 15th through January 5
Liberty and Greenwich Streets, WTC
Engine 10/Ladder 10
Rosemary Cain (mother of FF. George Cain 9/11/01, Ladder 7) invites families to join her at noon on Sunday, December 15th to decorate an outdoor holiday tree in memory of those who were lost at the World Trade Center. Families are welcome to place mementos of their loved ones on the tree, which will stay up until January 5. Rosemary saves the family mementos from year to year.
"A Night to Remember-A Celebration of Timmy's Life"
Capt. Timothy Stackpole Foundation Dinner
Friday Feb. 21, 2014 at 8pm
5945 Strickland Ave.
Tickets are $100 per person and include open bar,music,dancing,raffles,great friends and a great time. For further info please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Family Assistance - ARCHIVED EVENTS
(most recent occurance appears first)
Saturday, October 12, 2013 12-5pm
Hillside Swim Club- $40 per person
The Siller Foundation along with Firefighters for Americas Bravest are hosting a BBQ to benefit Building for America’s Bravest, which assists in building specially adapted “Smart Homes” for our most severely injured service members. This year all proceeds are to benefit Cpt. Ben Harrow, a former Staten Islander and West Point Graduate. Fire Commissioner Salvatore Cassano is being honored at this year’s event. For more information, contact Chief John LaBarbera at 718-986-4587.
Lt. Carpluk/FF. Reilly Memorial 5k
Saturday, October 5, 2013 10am
Orchard Beach, NY
Registration is $30 a person and includes food and beverages after the run. For further information, contact E-75/L-33 at 718-430-0275 or E-42 at 718-430-0242. Proceeds will go to support the Michael C. Reilly Scholarship fund.
3rd Annual Strides for the Center
FF. John McNamara Annual 5k
Saturday, October 5, 2013 9am
Blue Point Fire Department
205 Blue Point Ave.
Blue Point, NY
Onsite registration begins at 8:00am. Runners will begin the race at 9:00am; walkers at 9:15am. Registration is $25.00 per participant in advance or $30.00 per participant on the day. To register in advance, please go to islandrunning.net. Proceeds will go to building a community center in Blue Point.
12th Annual Carlos Lillo Memorial Golf Outing
Friday, October 4th
Pelham Bay Golf Course
870 Shore Rd., Bronx
For information on registering or sponsoring the event, please visit the website www.carloslillo.com for details. The golf outing supports the scholarship fund to offer scholarship to deserving Long Island City High Seniors and to current EMT's to pursue a paramedic program.
Firefighter Steven Siller Tunnel to Towers Run/Walk
Brooklyn Battery Tunnel
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Follow the heroic footsteps of Firefighter Stephen Siller, who raced on foot with his gear strapped to his back through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the Towers. We honor not only Stephen but also the memory of all those who perished on that fateful day.
Proceeds go to: The Stephen Siller, FDNY, "Let Us Do Good" Children's Foundation which distributes funds to various charities. For more information, please go to www.tunneltotowersrun.org or call 718-987-1931.
Carl Capobianco and Martin Fullam Golf Outing
Hosted by Eng167 and Lad87
September 16th, 2013
8 am Shotgun start. Price is $165 per golfer( includes Continental breakfast, lunch, evening barbeque and golf shirt) All proceeds will be donated to the FDNY Fire Family Transport Foundation. For more information, contact the firehouse at 718-494-4267.
6th Annual Lt. John Martinson
Saturday, September 14, 2013
Hillside Swim Club
For more information on the Picnic, please see the enclosed flyer.
Commemorative Events on September 11th
Wreath Laying at Firemen’s Monument – 7:00 am
100th & Riverside Dr.
September 11th Commemoration Event - 8:30 am-12:30 pm
World Trade Center Memorial Plaza
EMS 9/11 Commemoration - 8:30 am
Fort Totten-EMS Training Academy
Mass for Members of FDNY - 12:15 pm
Cathedral of St. John the Divine
112st and Amsterdam Avenue.
Staten Island 9/11 Commemoration – 6:00 pm
Postcards Memorial @ SI Yankee Stadium
Annual Candlelight Ceremony
Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance
- MCU Park
1904 Surf Ave.
Brooklyn, NY, 11224
September 10, 2013
On the evening of September 10, 2013, at the Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance, there will be a candlelight memorial service honoring the sacrifice of first responders. All are welcome to attend.
9-11 Father Mychal F. Judge Walk of Remembrance
Sunday, September 8, 2013
Mass -9:30 am
Walk -10:15 pm
Catholic Mass will be celebrated in memory of Father Judge at the Church of
St. Francis of Assisi (135 West 31st Street – between 6th – 7th Avenues), directly across from E- 1 / L - 24. After the mass, the walk will commence, and it will end with a memorial service at the FDNY Tribute Wall at E-10/L-10.
Remember Me Run
St. Michael's Cemetery
72-02 Astoria Blvd
East Elmhurst, NY, 11370
Saturday, September 7, 2013
A 2k walk-run will be held at St. Michael's Cemetery to benefit the children of those who died from working in the rescue and recovery effort at the World Trade Center Site. The fee to participate is $25. (Children 10 and under are free.) Please make checks payable to the Christopher Santora Scholarship Fund. For more information, please contact Ed Horn at St. Michael's Cemetery, 718-278-3240.
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