Category Archives: 9/11 Community Supports Victims of Terrorism and Disaster

Charity pays off mortgages for family of fallen Dallas officers

The FF Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation has paid the mortgages for the widows of the two Dallas police officers gunned down this summer, reported Sebastian Robetson in USA Today. Emily Thompson, the widow of Dart Officer Brent Thompson and Heidi Smith, widow of slain Sgt. Michael Smith, both were on hand to say thank you.

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NYPD, FDNY heroes team up for hurricane rescue

One of NYC’s Task Force 1 Urban Search and Rescue teams, made up of FDNY firefighters and NYPD officers, saved a North Carolina family from the floodwaters of Hurricane Matthew this week, report Tom Wilson and Daniel Prendergast in the NY Post. The unit consists of four boat crews and 45 members of the NYPD and FDNY. They have […]

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Widow of fallen 9/11 firefighter Stephen Siller plans fundraiser for family of FDNY Deputy Chief Michael Fahy

Sally Siller, the widow of Firefighter Stephen Siller, who was killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, is planning a fundraiser to pay off the mortgage for the family of FDNY Deputy Chief Michael Fahy, who was killed in the line of duty last week when a drug house blew up. The Stephen Siller Tunnel to […]

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