News

February 8, 2016

Support for Foundation Critical After Busiest Year on Record for FDNY

As the FDNY comes off of a year with the second fewest fire deaths since accurate record-keeping began, the FDNY Foundation is urging the public to […]
January 20, 2016

Foundation Celebrates 18th Year of Life-Saving Television Special

The FDNY Foundation joined the FDNY and WABC-7 in Manhattan on Wed., Jan. 20 to celebrate the 18th annual “Operation 7: Save a Life” fire safety […]
January 19, 2016

Successful Year for Teen CPR Program, New Goals Set for 2016

The second half of 2015 was highly successful for a program launched at the end of 2014 aimed at offering high school students across New York […]
January 8, 2016

FDNY Foundation-Funded Programs Continue to Help Save Lives

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro announced a 17 percent decline in fire deaths in 2015 as compared to 2014 – the […]
January 6, 2016

Foundation Celebrates EMT Graduation: Class Includes Seven FDNY High School Almuni

The FDNY Foundation joins the FDNY to celebrate the graduation of 29 Emergency Medical Technicians. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro presided over the graduation ceremony, which took […]
December 2, 2015

Fatal Fire Spurs Safety Reminder

In the wake of a fire on Sat., Nov. 28 that killed two people and injured two more, the FDNY Foundation joins the FDNY to remind […]
November 18, 2015

Brooklyn Borough President Supports FDNY in New Budget

The FDNY Foundation is proud to have joined with Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams to support the FDNY Youth Workforce Development (YWD) Program. Adams announced […]
November 13, 2015

FDNY Program Seeing Success in Classrooms

A unique program aimed at offering high school students the opportunity to save lives by learning compressions-only CPR is seeing success in classrooms across New York […]