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June 6, 2016

FDNY Foundation Honored to Help Make Special Reunion Possible

It had been 20 years since Firefighter Erik Wiener (retired 2009) and Arif Wedderburn met. On May 7, 1996, Firefighter Wiener of Ladder Company 111 responded […]
March 22, 2016

FDNY Foundation Thanks 7-Year-Old New Yorker for Support

The FDNY Foundation was recently the recipient of a generous donation from a young New Yorker. 7-year-old Aaron and his family were recently discussing making charitable […]
February 11, 2016

Foundation Celebrates 75th Anniversary of Critical FDNY Training Tool

The FDNY Foundation is the proud publisher of WNYF Magazine, the official training publication of the New York City Fire Department. The Foundation took over as […]
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 […]
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 […]
October 5, 2015

Foundation Joins FDNY and Tishman Speyer to Mark Fire Prevention Week 2015

The iconic Plaza at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan filled with children taking a very important oath on Tuesday morning, an oath designed to help save lives. […]
October 2, 2015

Fire Prevention Week Events: Oct. 4 – 10

The FDNY Foundation joins the FDNY to host a week of fire safety events to mark Fire Prevention Week 2015. The primary message of this year’s […]