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Lt. John Martinson
Memorial Picnic

Saturday, September 19
Hillside Swim Club
Staten Island
A celebration of Lt. Martinson’s life and in recognition of his sacrifice.  Proceeds benefit the Lt. John Martinson Memorial Foundation.

Firefighter Steven Siller Tunnel to Towers Run/Walk
Brooklyn Battery Tunnel
Sunday, September 27
9:30 am
Proceeds benefit the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, which distributes funds to various charities including Building for America’s Bravest, which constructs specially adapted smart homes for our most catastrophically injured service members.
For more information, please go to

6th Annual Bravest BBQ
Sat. October 10th
Hillside Swim Club
Staten Island

All proceeds will benefit Building for America’s Bravest, a program that builds specially adapted Smart homes for our nation’s catastrophically injured service members.  This year they will be honoring the head of the FDNY Ceremonial Unit Lt. Joe LaPointe, as FDNY Man of the Year, as well as two fallen members Lt’s John Murray and Phil Petti. 

Climb to Remember
Saturday, October 10th
Citi Field

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is hosting a National Stair climb for Fallen Firefighters.   Proceeds will benefit the FDNY Counseling Services Unit and the programs provided by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to support the families of our nation’s fallen firefighters. 

“Back in the Day” with Mike
Doo Wop Fundraiser Dinner/Dance
Saturday, October 10
Plattdeutsche Park Restaurant

In memory of FDNY Firefighter Michael Kiefer, who died on 9/11/01.  All proceeds benefit the Jack Foley Hospital Fund, the FDNY Fire Family Transport Foundation and the NY Firefighters Burn Center Foundation.

Jack Fanning Memorial Foundation
12th Annual Dinner Dance
October 24, 2015
North Hills Country Club
Manhassat, NY
For Additional information of if you would like to attend the dinner dance, please contact Eileen Vogel at 516-489-8773 or email More information can be found on

Captain James Corrigan Memorial Foundation
Plattduetsche Park Biergarten
Saturday, October 24th

$40 per person includes music, food, beverages and helping out a great cause! For more information or to donate check out their facebook page "Captain James Corrigan Memorial Foundation" or contact Brendan Corrigan 917-572-9955 or Sean Corrigan 516-225-5208.



Family Assistance - ARCHIVED EVENTS

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Remember Me Run at St. Michaels
Saturday, September 12
Monies raised by the 2015 run will be donated to the community Mayors and the Christopher Santora Scholarship Fund.

Commemorative Events on September 11th

Wreath Laying at Firemen’s Monument – 7:00 am
100th St. and Riverside Dr., Manhattan

September 11th Commemoration Event - 8:30 am-12:30 pm
World Trade Center Memorial Plaza, Manhattan
This year’s event will take place on the WTC Memorial plaza. The invitation and/or letter families received from the museum, P or T numbers, or Memorial Park identification cards will serve as credential for admittance to the ceremony.  Families will be able to enter the Memorial plaza beginning at 7 a.m. and can access the Museum beginning at 7:30 a.m. The last entry will be at 7 p.m. Due to capacity constraints in the Museum, advance reservations are strongly encouraged. Tickets to the Museum are free for family members and each member must have a ticket to be admitted to the Museum.

EMS 9/11 Commemoration - 8:30 am
Fort Totten-EMS Training Academy, Queens

Ceremony at Firefighters Monument- 9:30 am
West 100th St & Riverside Drive, Manhattan

Memorial Service for Members of FDNY - 12:15 pm
Cathedral of St. John the Divine
112th and Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

September 11th Remembrance Ceremony- 2:00pm
FDNY Headquarters

Staten Island 9/11 Commemoration – 6:00 pm
Postcards Memorial @ SI Yankee Stadium, Staten Island


Annual Candlelight Ceremony
Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance
MCU Park
1904 Surf Ave.
Brooklyn, NY
September 10, 2015
7:30 pm
There will be a candlelight memorial service honoring the first responders who made the ultimate sacrifice on September 11, 2001.  All are welcome to attend.

WTC Memorial Wall Ceremony
FDNY Headquarters
Tuesday, September 8
( By Invitation)
A memorial service will be held honoring those who have passed away due to World Trade Center Illnesses in the past year. Those names will be added to the memorial wall at FDNY Headquarters.

9-11 Father Mychal F. Judge Walk of Remembrance
Sunday, September 6, 2015
Mass -9:30 am
Walk -10:30am
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.


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