Info Fax# 85 October 11, 2018

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PLAQUE DEDICATION
On Thursday, October 25, 2018, at 1100 hours, a WTC Plaque Dedication Ceremony will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Robert M. Tilearcio, Engine 266. The dedication will take place in the quarters of Engine 266, 92-20 Rockaway Beach Blvd., Rockaway Beach, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.


NATIONAL STAIR CLIMB TO HONOR FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS
In a nationwide effort to expand services to more families of fallen firefighters, the FDNY and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) are sponsoring the 4th annual National Stair Climb at Belmont Park on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Proceeds will benefit the FDNY Counseling Services Unit (CSU) and the NFFF. Learn more at www.nationalstairclimb.com. Our goal is to have an active member climb for each of the 343 firefighters lost on 9/11 and all members lost since, due to 9/11-related illnesses. If you are interested in climbing to honor the memory of one of these members, please contact: Ret. Capt. John Hemsley at (212) 570-1693 Ext 312 or john.hemsley@fdny.nyc.gov.


FRIENDS OF FIREFIGHTERS 11TH ANNUAL FALL GALA
This year the Friends of Firefighters Gala will be held on Thursday, November 15th, not on Thursday, October 18th as printed on the Burn Calendar. Please make a note of the change. We look forward to seeing you all that evening! For more information, visit www.friendsoffirefighters.org/11th-annual-gala/.


20 YEAR REUNION
A 20 year reunion for members in the November 22, 1998 probationary firefighter class will be held on November 8, 2018. For information call Robert Ostrofsky, 516-457-2923 or Kevin Fitzpatrick, 516-242-2409.


HOLY NAME SOCIETY H.S. SCHOLARSHIP EXAM
The Holy Name Society, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island, will hold their High School Scholarship Exam at 8:30 am on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at All Hallows High School, 111 East 164 Street, Bronx, NY. Applications are available to print from www.fdnyholynamesociety.com or by contacting Scholarship Chairman William Meade, PO Box 525, Maspeth, NY 11378, 718-335-9685 or wm519@msn.com. Completed applications must be received by November 21, 2018.


Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary