65-2 #11 February 09, 2006

Upcoming Events / Reminders - 8 Items

  1. Annual Ski Races
    Thurs Feb 16, the 33rd Annual FDNY Ski Races will be held at Hunter Mountain, NY. Proceeds will be donated to the NY FF Burn Center Foundation. There will be a plaque dedication honoring Lt James Curran, Lt Curtis Meyran, Lt John Bellew and FF Richard Sclafani. There is a discount available only for teams that pre-register. Please register ASAP. Additional information can be obtained from the following website www.huntermtn.com or contact Joseph Jove at 518-263-4023.

  2. Education Requirement For Promotion
    All candidates for promotion submitting college credits earned at a foreign college or university need to have the credits evaluated. The promotion desk has a list of approved foreign education evaluation services that will evaluate these credits. This evaluation must be performed before the promotion desk can verify if the candidate has the necessary college credits needed for promotion. To obtain the list of approved foreign education evaluation services, please call Debbie Croskey-Smith at 718-999-1181.

  3. BC DeAngelis Scholarship
    Applicants must be current full-time college students (minimum of 12 credits) in an accredited college and children of an active FDNY Firefighter or Officer. Interested firefighters who are parents should write a letter naming the college, the child, indicate age, grade level, academic major or area of interest. Please provide a separate letter for each college student in the family. In addition, the firefighters should identify themselves including current work assignment, number of years on the job and both home and work address with telephone, e-mail and fax if available. The letter of nomination should be sent (through the bag) to the following address or e-mailed to herberv@fdny.nyc.gov:Victor Herbert, FDNY Dean of Instruction, 401 Murray Avenue, Fort Totten, NY 11359. Deadline for receipt of the letters is February 28, 2006.

  4. FDNY vs. NYPD Basketball Game
    Friday Feb 24th at 730 PM the FDNY Basketball Team will be taking on the NYPD Team at St. Francis DeSales, 129-16 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Rockaway, Queens. Admission is $10 for adults, kids free, and includes refreshments and hot dogs.

  5. Soccer Team Tryouts
    The FDNY Soccer Team will be holding tryouts 2/13, 2/20 and 2/27) from 9:45 AM until 12 noon at the Paerdegat Indoor Soccer Club 1510 Paerdegat Avenue, North Brooklyn (Off of Exit 13 on the Belt Parkway). Please e-mail FDNYSOCCER@aol.com or call 917-929-8654 for more information.

  6. Bravest Football Tryouts
    Taking place 2/13, 2/20, 2/28 at Sport Time in Lynbrook, LI. For more info log on to www.bravestfootball.com or call Mike Stackpole at 516-659-0333

  7. Hockey Game Change of Date
    The Annual FDNY / NYPD Hockey Game will be held on Sat April 8th at 1 PM at Nassau Coliseum. For more info, please log on to www.fdnyhockey.com.

  8. FDNY Boxing Smoker
    Fri April 21st at 8 PM the FDNY Boxing Bravest will host a smoker at Christ the King High School, 69-02 Metropolitan Avenue, Middle Village, NY. Tickets are $20 for General Admission. 1/2 of proceeds will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project. For more info log on to www.FDNYBOXING.com.