Info Fax# 8 January 24, 2018

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PLAQUE DEDICATION
On Friday, February 9, 2018 at 1100 hours, a Plaque Dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Robert E. Newman, L-18, who died on February 9, 2017. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-15/L-18, 25 Pitt Street, New York, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.


BC MATTHEW RYAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Applications are now available for this year's BC Matthew Ryan Memorial Scholarships, which are named to honor the fallen Chief who made the supreme sacrifice on September 11, 2001. Two (2) one thousand dollar scholarships are awarded annually and can be used for college/university, high school, trade school or private school.

    Applicants must meet both the following criteria:
  • Must be the daughter or son of an active, retired or deceased (both line of duty and non-line of duty) member of the Fire Department.
  • The Firefighter (not the student) must be an active, retired or deceased member who played hockey on FDNY, Firehouse, Town, Local, or League hockey team.

Application forms and additional information are available online at www.fdnyhockey.org.


EMERALD SOCIETY, FDNY, ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP EXAM
The FDNY Emerald Society Annual Scholarship Examination will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018, 8:30 am to 11:30 am at All Hallows High School, 111 East 164th Street, Bronx, NY. Children who will be graduating from 8th Grade or Junior High School in 2018 are eligible if a parent or sibling is a member of the Emerald Society in good standing. Applications may be obtained from Borough Officers, Company Delegates, or online at www.fdnyemerald.org. Applications should be completed and returned no later than February 24, 2018 to Scholarship Chairman, Dan Cavanaugh (L-27), 15 Egbert Ave., Staten Island, NY 10310, 917-751-8238.


PULASKI ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
The FDNY Pulaski Association is proud to announce that the 2018 Lt. Stephen M. Gregory Memorial Scholarships are being presented to Emilia Corrigan, daughter of FF Brian Corrigan (E-14), Amanda Chojnacki, daughter of FF Michael Chojnacki (E 266) and Mark Gregory Jr., son of Captain Mark Gregory (D-15). Presentations will be made at the 58th Annual Dinner Dance on January 27th at Russo's on the Bay, 162-45 Cross Bay Blvd., Howard Beach, NY. For tickets, contact FF Mark Dziemian, E-217 at 347-865-2374 or email president@fdnypulaski.org.


2018 NYC MARATHON LOTTERY
All members interested in running the 2018 NYC Marathon should enter the NYRR lottery, which closes February 15, 2018. Please go to https://www.tcsnycmarathon.org/plan-your-race/run-in-2018. Any questions, please contact Denis Sweeney, L-35 at denis.p.sweeney@gmail.com.


Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary