Info Fax #20 June 15, 2010

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1. FDNY Bravest Boxing
REMINDER: On Friday, June 18th at Suffolk County Community College - Brentwood campus watch the East vs. West Battle of the Badges as FDNY's Bravest take on the Suffolk County PD. The doors open at 7pm with the first match starting at 8pm sharp. Tickets are $20 and on sale now. Keep up to date with the FDNY Boxing team on Facebook@Bravest Boxing or at www.fdnyboxing.com. Order tickets through any team member or call Bobby McGuire, 917-282-8727.


2. Putnam County Blood Drive
On Friday, June 25th, at the Daniel O'Brien VFW Hall, 32 Gleneida Ave, Carmel, NY, from 2-8pm members of the FDNY will be hosting a Blood Drive. Walk-ins welcome. Food & refreshments will be on hand. Any questions call Paul DeLeo (L-41) 718-430-0290 or Paul Zenir (L-37) 718-430-0279.


3. FDNY Anchor Club Frances Schervier Picnic
On Thursday, July 8th at 10am at the Anchor Club, FDNY, will host a picnic for the patients at Frances Schervier Nursing Home, located at 2975 Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY. All off-duty members are invited to attend and assist the Anchor Club in moving the patients and serving them refreshments. Members are welcome to bring their families. For more info call Bill Greco (E-68) at 718-863-8088 or 917-575-1012.


4. Stephen Siller Children's Foundation
Help the Stephen Siller Children's Foundation in conjuction with Building Homes for Heroes. Twenty-three year old SPC Brendan Marrocco of Huguenot, Staten Island was severely injured early on Easter Sunday in 2009. Brendan's vehicle sustained a direct hit by an Explosive Fired Projectile (EFP) resulting in permanent and life changing injuries. Marrocco is a quadruple amputee undergoing rehabilitation at Walter Reed Medical Center in Washington D.C. To Donate go to: www.active.com/donate/BRENDANMARROCCO or make a donation and mail to: Stephen Siller Foundation Brendan's Fund, 2361 Hylan Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10306. For more info call 718-987-1931.


5. Splish Splash Water Park Discount Tickets Available
Long Island's Waterpark located at Exit 72 West, Long Island Expressway, Riverhead, NY (631) 727-3600, www.splishsplashlongisland.com. 18 water slides, wavepool, lazy river, kiddie area and more! General admission price is $30, Under 48" and Seniors admission price is $24. Children 3 and under are free. For further info, please contact Amy Truscelli at 212-683-4832. Tickets must be purchased at UFA offices. Any unused tickets that are purchased thru the UFA can be refunded if tickets are returned by September 6th.


Fraternally,

Stephen J. Cassidy
President

Joseph A. Miccio
Recording Secretary