Centennial Celebration
Info Fax# 24 July 24, 2017

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2017 UFA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE AUGUST 1ST, 2017
Applicants must currently be enrolled in college, trade or vocational school. This scholarship is for dependent children of active, retired or deceased Firefighters, Fire Marshals or Marine Wipers who are full-time students up to & including age 23 for UNDERGRADUATE education. Active members and their spouses are also eligible. Dependent children, spouses of LOD deceased UFA members, & dependent children of non-LOD deceased UFA members are eligible to receive scholarships for undergraduate education but must still fill out an application & provide proof of enrollment. Applications will be available beginning Tuesday, August 1st. Please CLICK HERE to obtain the 2017 UFA Scholarship Fund Guidelines.

Deadline: MONDAY, OCTOBER 2nd

PLEASE NOTE: There are separate applications for active, deceased and retired members. If you have any questions, please email Erin O'Donovan at eodonovan@ufanyc.org or call her at 212-545-6965.


39TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE WALDBAUM'S FIRE
On Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 1000 hours, E-276/L-156, E-254/L-153, B-33 and B-42 will hold a Memorial Mass commemorating the 39th anniversary of the Waldbaum's Fire at St. Brendan's Church located at 1202 Avenue O, Brooklyn, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.


WORLD POLICE & FIRE GAMES - 2017 ATHLETES UNIFORM PACKAGE DISTRIBUTION
For members who already placed orders for uniforms for the WPFG 2017 in Los Angeles, CA; the scheduled distribution of the Uniform Packages is Thursday, August 3, 2017 from 6pm - 9pm at Building 405, Ft. Totten. All payments in full should have already been sent to Joe Chiodi, E-262. For questions call 516-903-8932 or email yankees363@aol.com. Please note this will be the only distribution date. Any uniforms not picked up on August 3rd will be sent to the UFA office for pickup. Also, if you plan on having someone pick up your uniform, it must be signed.


SPLISH SPLASH WATER PARK DISCOUNT TICKETS AVAILABLE
Long Island's Waterpark located at Exit 72 West, Long Island Expressway, Riverhead, NY (631) 727-3600, www.splishsplashlongisland.com. 18 water slides, wave pool, lazy river, kiddie area and more! General admission price is $34, Under 48" and Seniors admission price is $27. Children 3 and under are free. For further info, please contact reception at 212-683-4832. Tickets must be purchased at UFA offices. Any unused tickets that are purchased thru the UFA can be refunded if tickets are returned by September 6th.


Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary