The fatal fire that took the lives of 7 children in Brooklyn this past weekend is a horrific reminder of the trauma firefighters face daily and the need for easily accessible counseling and wellness services, which Friends of Firefighters provides.
If you are an active or retired FDNY firefighter or family member, learn more […]
QIGONG CLASS, 3/23 & 3/25
Join us Monday 3/23 at noon and Wednesday 3/25 at 5PM for a Qigong class, taught by a retired FDNY firefighter. We will follow the instructor’s movements and instructions on breathing through a warm up and 5 different Qigong forms. More info here.
GENEROSITY BROOKLYN 5K, 3/29
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Thank you New York City Firefighter Stair Climb for including FoF in yesterday’s stair climb! It was an honor. Congratulations and thanks to all the firefighters who climbed the 72 floors at 4 World Trade Center and to the volunteers. You can donate to Friends of Firefighters and Hope for […]
NYC FIREFIGHTER STAIR CLIMB 3/16
Tonight is the first NYC Firefighter Stair Climb! Registration is closed, but donations can be made in support of Friends of Firefighters and Hope for the Warriors on the event’s CrowdRise page. Thanks for your support!
This week’s newsletter has information on the Generosity Brooklyn 5K […]
We’re excited to announce that Steve Buscemi, friend of FoF and former FDNY firefighter, will join us in cheering on the 5K runners and walkers who are supporting Friends of Firefighters at the Generosity Brooklyn Charity 5K in Prospect Park on March 29. Buscemi looks forward to meeting fellow supporters […]