Daniel Nigro

February 10, 2015

FDNY Foundation and FDNY Give Centenarian the Gift of Fire Safety

Katherine Birkle says this was a birthday she will never forget. Not only because it was her 100th, but because of the generosity of the two […]
January 23, 2015

FDNY Foundation Celebrates the FDNY at the Annual New York Boat Show

The FDNY kicked off a year-long celebration of its 150th anniversary at the 110th annual Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show on Wed., Jan. 21. Tens […]
December 16, 2014

Foundation to Celebrate Department’s 150th Anniversary

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro joined representatives from the FDNY, the FDNY Foundation and elected officials across the city on Tues., Dec. […]
November 7, 2014

FDNY Debuts New Educational Website

The FDNY Foundation is proud to announce its funding of an important new FDNY website. FDNY Smart is the educational website for the Fire Department of […]
October 31, 2014

New Program to Keep Seniors Safer

Senior citizens in neighborhoods most vulnerable to fire will be safer thanks to more than half a million dollars in funding from a grant awarded to […]
October 23, 2014

New FOMI Class Gets to Work

With little fanfare, but with eager anticipation for the six-months ahead, the 13th class of the FDNY Foundation-funded FDNY Officers Management Institute (FOMI) got underway on […]
October 22, 2014

Foundation Commends FDNY High School on Fair

Nearly three dozen high school seniors at the largely FDNY Foundation-funded FDNY High School for Fire and Life Safety began working in September, meeting twice weekly, […]
October 7, 2014

Foundation Supports Fire Prevention Week

A sea of red junior firefighter and EMT helmets took over the Plaza at Rockefeller Center on Tues., Oct. 7 as hundreds of New York City […]