Info Fax# 77 September 18, 2018

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FIRST RESPONDER PROGRAM DEGREE SUPPORT AT MARIST COLLEGE
Marist College's Master's in Public Administration Program is NASPAA Accredited and teaches you how to be an effective leader - and challenges you to embrace the qualities and values necessary for success in the public/nonprofit arena. The curriculum aims to integrate public administration theories and research with practice; to enhance skills such as communication, quantitative and qualitative analysis, data-driven decision making and the use of technology to enhance leadership in, and management of, public organizations; and to promote public service values.

    Benefits for Emergency Services Personnel Include:
  • Over 50% off tuition for the MPA
  • 100% Online - no residency required; Classroom-based hybrid options offered in Albany, Poughkeepsie, and Queens, New York
  • Employees and immediate adult family members receive 25% discount on other select graduate and undergraduate programs

Attend a Virtual Information Session: www.marist.edu/admission/graduate/

For more information, visit www.Marist.edu/Graduate or contact Van Riley, Senior Assistant Director Graduate Admission, at Van.Riley@Marist.edu or (845) 575-3981. Informational flyers can be found by clicking the following links: Marist Emergency Services Personnel and Marist Graduate Fact Sheet: MPA Law Enforcement.


SSG CHRIS ENGELDRUM FDNY VFW POST 12033
The SSG Chris Engeldrum FDNY VFW Post 12033 will be holding its monthly meeting tomorrow, Thursday, September 20th. The meeting will be held at Randall's Island, Building 11 Cafeteria at 8:00 pm. All Military Veterans who have served overseas during time of war are eligible to join. For additional information, see the Post website at FDNYVFW.com.


JOLLY 51 CREW FUNDRAISER
The Jolly 51 Crew Fundraiser will be held Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 1:00 - 5:00 pm at The Boardy Barn, 270 West Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays, NY. A $40 donation includes hot dogs and burgers. There will be a cash bar, and Chris Raguso's father's band, The Meade Brothers Band will perform. There will be 50/50 raffles and t-shirts available as well. All proceeds will go to the families of the Jolly 51 Crew. Donations can be made at www.fdnyfoundation.org. Please email Tim Stevens at tstevens0767@gmail.com or Frank Thomas at fft17@yahoo.com.


PLAQUE DEDICATION
On Monday, October 1, 2018, at 1100 hours, a WTC Plaque Dedication Ceremony will be held honoring the memory of Battalion Chief Joseph D. McKeon, Battalion 46. The dedication will take place in the Quarters of Battalion 46, Engine 287 & Ladder 136, 86-53 Grand Avenue, Queens, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.


FDNY FIRE MUSEUM FUNDRAISING COOK-OFF
The NYC Fire Museum will once again be hosting the annual FDNY Cook-off Fundraiser. Members wishing to enter the contest with a signature dish that will be judged by three celebrity chefs should contact Noemi Bourdier at the NYC Fire Museum at nbourdier@nycfiremuseum.org (212) 691-1303 x11. The event is open to all Fire/EMS members and will be held on the evening of Thursday, November 8th, in the Museum at 278 Spring St., Manhattan.


Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary