1. Texas Hold 'em Poker Night Fundraiser
On Tuesday, March 2nd at Mad River Bar & Grille 1442 3rd Ave (@82nd Street) NYC, E-22 & L-13 are hosting a fundraiser for Kyle James Williams and the BandofParents Foundation. Kyle is 5yrs old with stage 4 neuroblastoma. Proceeds go directly to his treatment at Sloan Kettering hospital. Support Kyle and children's cancer research. Buy-in: $140, includes food & drinks all night. Registration: 6:30pm games begin at 7:30pm. Please RSVP by Sunday, February 28th to Dave Guilford (E-22) firstname.lastname@example.org or 917-951-2771.
2. Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser for the NYC Firefighters Brotherhood Foundation
REMINDER: On Sunday, February 28th from 1-5pm at Connolly's Corner, 71-17 Grand Avenue, Maspeth, NY. Donation: $25 per person, includes entertainment, buffet, door prizes and more. Tickets will be available at the door or you can purchase them in advance online at www.NYCFirefighterFoundation.org. For more info contact Terri Mullan, 718-224-0781 or Maureen & Al Santora, 718-626-4215.
3. N.Y. Sports Club $45 / Month Memberships for FDNY!
FDNY "Get Fit" Program: The FDNY Health & Fitness Unit and New York Sports Club have a great membership offer for FDNY members and their spouses or life partners. The regular Passport Membership is over $70 per month and entitles you to use any of the over 100 clubs throughout the NYC area. This special offer is $45 per month, with a one-time enrollment fee of $59. However, if you call the NYSC during the month of February, that enrollment fee will be reduced to $29! Again, this is only during the month of February, 2010. This offer is only available by phone. For info call the NYSC at 1-800-611-9833.
4. Save the Date for the Chief Tim O'Neil Fundraiser
On Sunday, April 18th from 1-5pm at the Staaten located at 697 Forest Ave, Staten Island. Tickets: $75 per person. Proceeds go to Chief Tim O'Neil and his family as he copes with a long-term bacterial infection of the spine.
5. 5th Annual MDA $1 per Member per Meal Program
The MDA extends its sincere gratitude to all the members and companies who participated in the Muscular Dystrophy Association Week. Donations received will go directly to those in our area, including many of our own member's families. All donations can be sent to the MDA, P.O. Box 3178 Grand Central Station, New York, New York 10163.
Stephen J. Cassidy
Joseph A. Miccio