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Family Assistance - UPCOMING EVENTS

FF. John Bellew Memorial 5K and Kids Fun Run
Saturday, April 18th, 2015 @10:00am
Pearl River Volunteer Fire House
Central Avenue, Pearl River, NY
Kids run begins at 10 am.  5k begins at 11am .  All proceeds go to John Bellew Memorial Fund. For more info, please go to

42nd Annual FDNY vs NYPD
Hockey Game
Sunday, April 12, 2015 @ 1pm
Come watch the FDNY team play the NYPD team at Nassau Coliseum. For additional information go to or

14th Annual FF. Michael J. Cawley Benefit
Saturday, April 11, 2015
3232 Railroad Ave.
Wantagh, NY,
Food, Music, Raffles and a silent auction.  For more info, please go to

Ice Skating at Rockefeller Center
Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 6-8pm
Rockefeller Center, NYC
The annual Ice Skating Party for FDNY/NYPD/PAPD Line of Duty families is scheduled for Wednesday April 1, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Rockefeller Center.  In addition to free skating, the evening will include hotdogs, hot chocolate, fun and festivities.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 17th, 2015
The families of our fallen members are welcome to march with the FDNY during the St. Patrick's Day Parade.    Those wishing to march are invited to join the line-up on 47th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, near the “Families of the Fallen” banner, at 11:00 am.  Ceremonial Unit staff will be on hand to direct people and staff. They can be identified by a white braid on the right shoulder of their dress uniforms.



Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance
Annual Memorial Mass will be held on 
Sunday, May 3rd at 1:30 p.m.
Not on Palm Sunday


Family Assistance - ARCHIVED EVENTS

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Johnny Mac Foundation
14th Wish Gala
Saturday March 7th, 2015, 7:30 pm
The Woodbury Country Club
Woodbury, NY
$150 a person

Funds raised at the 14th Wish Gala are dedicated exclusively to the funding of the future John F. McNamara Community Center in Bluepoint, NY.  This year the  honorees are Leni Koehler, Retired Director of Special Events and Cops who Care, Suffolk County Police 6th Precinct.  Reservations can be made by emailing

Fire Family Transport Foundation
3rd Annual Dinner
Friday, February 27th, 7:00 pm
Russo's on the Bay
Howard Beach, NY
$100 a person

The Fire Family Transport Foundation's mission is to assist the families of FDNY members in their times of greatest need, by transporting department personnel and family members to and from medical facilities for care and family support.  To purchase tickets, please contact Richard Cannon at 917-577-1173 or Gene Stolowski at 845-825-4114, or by emailing

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation
9/11 Memorial Stair Climb
October 25, 2014
Stony Brook University
The proceeds of this stair climb will benefit the FDNY Counseling Unit which offers peer counseling and resources to the family and colleagues of fallen firefighters.

FDNY Appreciation Weekend at the Intrepid
October 11th and 12th
Intrepid Sea and Air Museum
West 46th and 12th Ave.
The annual blessing of the FDNY Marine Company fleet will take place on October 11th at 11:00 am.  All firefighters, paramedics, EMTs, and personnel will receive FREE admission to the Intrepid Museum October 11 and 12, including access to the Space Shuttle Pavilion, featuring Enterprise! Family members also receive a special discount: 50% off general admission. Proper ID is required for this offer.

FDNY Firefighter John F. McNamara Foundation
Strides for the Center 5K
Saturday, October 4th
Blue Point Fire Department
Blue Point, NY
For more information, go to


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