It is with deep sadness that the FDNY Foundation joins the FDNY in mourning the passing of active FDNY EMT Yelitza Torres of Station 10. EMT Torres succumbed to her illness on Tuesday, June 21. EMT Torres was an 18-year veteran of the department.
EMT Torres leaves behind three children. The FDNY Foundation has set up a scholarship fund for EMT Torres’ children. To make a donation, please go to: https://www.fdnyfoundation.org/donate/ and scroll down to select the Fund – “EMT Yelitza Torres Children’s Scholarship Fund.”
The FDNY and FDNY Foundation send our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of EMT Torres. We will never forget her service and dedication to the FDNY and the City of New York.
100% of donations go to the Torres Children Scholarship Fund.