Info Fax# 86 October 12, 2018

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FDNY VOLLEYBALL TEAM
The FDNY Volleyball Team is beginning the 2018-2019 season. FDNY volleyball teams compete in international, national, and local tournaments. Practices are held at Maspeth HS in Queens. Any member interested in playing should contact FF David Hayes E-23 at 718-757-6519 or email FDNYVolleyball@gmail.com.


RALLY 'ROUND ROBO
John Robilotti of Engine 243 has been part of the 18th Avenue family, protecting the Bath Beach/Bensonhurst community, for the past 14 years. Unfortunately, John was diagnosed with stage 3 testicular cancer in August. He is currently fighting his illness through chemotherapy and surgery. The members of John's firehouse are hosting a fundraiser to show support for a brother in need. "The 18th Ave Crew" - ENG243, LAD168 & BN 42 - invite you to join on Saturday, November 10, from 1pm - 8pm, for the Rally 'Round Robo. Admission is $60 and includes beer, wine and soda, food, live entertainment, free mug, free raffle ticket, bracelet and games. Children 14 and under are free. The fundraiser will be held at Hillside Swim Club, 151 Signs Road, Staten Island, 10314. Please contact Kevin McCole at 646-294-6357 or Mike Pecoraro at 917-279-4496 with any questions.


FDNY NIGHT AT BARCLAYS CENTER
Come out for FDNY Appreciation Night on Friday, November 30, at 7:30 pm, as the Brooklyn Nets host the Memphis Grizzlies at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. To secure your seats, please visit www.netspromos.com/FDNYNIGHT. A portion of all ticket sales will be donated to the EMS FDNY Help Fund. FDNY T-shirt included with each ticket purchase. Shirt to be picked up during first half of the game outside Section 19. For group seating of 10 or more, contact William Lamson at 718-942-9695 or wlamson@brooklynnets.com.


LT. JOSEPH P. DIBERNARDO MEMORIAL FOUNDATION SEMINAR
In honor and memory of Lt. Joseph P. DiBernardo, R-3, the foundation presents the annual training seminar on November 3-4, 2018. Hands On training will be conducted at the Suffolk County Fire Academy, Pine Street, Yaphank, NY. Classroom training will be conducted at R.C. Murphy Junior High School, 351 Oxhead Road, Stony Brook, NY. This is a unique opportunity to meet past and present instructors, and other fire service leaders. 100% of the proceeds go to the foundation. Cost for the 2 day event ranges from $65 to $175. Additional information is available online at www.joeydfoundation.org.


50TH REUNION OF ALL PROBIE CLASSES OF 1968
New York Retired Firefighters of Orange County Retired Lieutenant Ralph Quaglia and Retired Chief Nick Visconti are planning the 50th reunion of all probie classes of 1968. The event will be held at the Tropicana Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on December 3rd and 4th. Cost will be $200 per person based on double occupancy, which includes two nights hotel room and dinner on December 4th. Please contact Ralph at rquaglia123@hvc.rr.com. Replies and payment must be received by October 15th so arrangements can be made with the hotel. Please designate your room partner and include your email address for contact.


Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary