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

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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FDNY firefighters donate towards housing needs of families of murdered Dallas police officers

The New York City Fire Department reports that today, FDNY members presented a check to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation as part of a national fundraising initiative to support the considerable housing needs of the families of the Dallas Police Department Officers who were killed or injured on July 7, 2016. The funds were raised by […]

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