STREET RENAMING CEREMONY
On Saturday, August 4, 2018, at 1300 hours, a Street Renaming Ceremony will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter William E. Woodlon, E-21 who died on August 20, 2016. The ceremony will be held at the intersection of . All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.
HOOKS FOR HEROES
Hooks for Heroes, a nonprofit organization that supports American Veterans and First Responders by sending them fishing free of cost to help cope with the physical and mental stress sustained during service, will be holding their 2nd Annual Summer Fluke Slam Fishing Tournament August 25-26, 2018, at , next to the Buoy Bar. For more information and to register, please visit .
ACUPUNCTURE AT FRIENDS OF FIREFIGHTERS
Beginning August 6th, at Friends of Firefighters' Red Hook headquarters, active and retired FDNY firefighters and their family members can schedule 60-minute acupuncture appointments on Mondays from 9:30AM-3:30PM at a low donation cost of $20 per treatment. FoF is pleased to offer this service in partnership with Marielle Ceresa, a NYS licensed acupuncturist and massage therapist who recently completed a 2-year clinical apprenticeship in Master Tung Acupuncture, a system known for its efficiency and effectiveness treating a wide range of conditions, including but not limited to pain and injury, neurological issues, respiratory complaints, fertility and gynecological disorders, digestive disorders including IBS, ulcerative colitis and Crohn's as well as mood imbalance issues including anxiety and depression. If you are interested in learning more about Acupuncture, and would like to schedule the initial 75-minute consult with Marielle, please contact the office at 718-643-0980 or send an email to .
SECOND ANNUAL WHAT WOULD JIMMY DO GOLF OUTING
The Second Annual What Would Jimmy Do? Golf Outing will be held Wednesday, August 15, 2018, from 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM at the Pelham Bay Golf Course, . Golf will be a scramble format (best ball) with prizes for first and second place. Online registration can be found HERE (https://tinyurl.com/yctynm7l). $150 a man includes Golf, Lunch/Dinner and Golf Shirt. $100 hole sponsorships - please include signage info with check. For more information, please call Kirk at 917-468-5123 or email .
FDNY vs. NYPD BASEBALL
The 19th Annual Heroes Baseball Classic will be held Friday, August 17, 2018, at 7:00 PM at . Tickets are $10 each online at or $15 at the gate.