Info Fax# 76 September 17, 2018

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On Monday, September 24, 2018, the FDNY Steuben Association will be hosting the Annual Scholarship Golf Outing at the Forest Park Golf Course in Glendale, Queens, NY. The participation fee of $150 includes 18 holes of golf, golf cart, free parking, breakfast, refreshments, and dinner at the Oak Ridge House, Forest Park Drive, Glendale. For reservations contact: John Louthan, 646-327-2773. All proceeds benefit the FDNY Steuben Scholarship Fund. For further information visit

On Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at 1100 hours, a Line of Duty Death Plaque Dedication Ceremony will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter William N. Tolley, Ladder 135. The dedication will take place in the Quarters of Engine 286 & Ladder 135, 66-44 Myrtle Avenue, Queens, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

On Saturday, September 29, 2018, from 12:30 to 4:30 pm, E-286/L-135 will be hosting the first Annual William Tolley Benefit at Plattdeutsche Park, Franklin Square, NY. The benefit is in memory of FF William Tolley, who died in the line of duty on April 20, 2017. There will be plenty of music, games, raffles, prizes, food, drinks, and fun for all. Donation at the door is $60 Adults, $35 Teens 13-20, $20 Children 3-12. All proceeds benefit the William Tolley Foundation. For further information contact E-286/L-135 at 718-476-6286.

The FDNY Emerald Society announces its 62nd Anniversary Dinner Dance on Friday, November 2, 2018, at 7:30 pm, at the original Antun's, 96-43 Springfield Blvd, Queens Village, NY 11429. The Dinner Dance will honor their 2018 Irishmen of the Year: UFA Vice President, Firefighter LeRoy McGinnis, E266, and Former UFOA Treasurer, Captain Eddie Boles, L59. Live music by Good Clean Fun. Tickets are $95 per person. For more information, contact Dance Chairmen: Artie Evans at 917-697-7875 or, or Steve Rogers at 917-584-4569 or

NYFF's 6th Annual Charity Pension Seminar will be held Thursday, November 15, 2018, from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, at Sea Cliff Yacht Club, 1 The Boulevard, Sea Cliff, NY. Leading experts are made available to members to help get you the right information to make the best decisions possible in regard to retirement planning. Topics include: 401k 457 rollovers, Changes to health care when you retire, Pension Excess, Pulmonary Issues, Pension Max, Heart Bill/ Lung Bill / 9-11 Bill, Life Insurance, Volunteer Opportunities for Retirees, Exit Physical Exams and What to Expect When You "Put Your Paper In." Breakfast, Hot Buffet Lunch, afternoon desert and beer donated by Sam Adams are included. Space is limited to the first 100 firefighters only. Cost is $100 per firefighter. To register, visit and click on Seminars. 100% of the proceeds from seminar will benefit FDNY Charities, including UFA / UFOA Scholarship Funds and NYFF Heart Foundation.


Gerard Fitzgerald

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary