Category Archives: Family Foundations

A Caring Hand, the Billy Esposito Foundation, starts bilingual children’s grief counseling

Our friends at A Caring Hand, the Billy Esposito Foundation, have started the city’s first bilingual (Spanish/English) grief counselling for children aged 5 to 17 and their caregivers. Please see their press release for details.

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Bini fundraiser aims to raise money to combat drug epidemic

Mira Wassef of the Staten Island Advance wrote on January 30, 2016 about that evening’s Carl V. Bini  Winter Bash Fundraiser, hosted by the Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund to help Staten Islanders cope with drug addiction. Carl Bini was a firefighter with Staten Island’s Rescue 5. He was killed in the terrorist attack of 9/11. The foundation in […]

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Holiday fun at Jeff Coombs Memorial Foundation party for military families

Benjamin Paulin in the December 19, 2015 edition of The Enterprise writes about the Jeff Coombs Memorial Foundation’s ninth annual holiday party for Gold Star families and families of active military personnel. Jeffrey Coombs, married father of three, was killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. He was a passenger aboard American Airlines Flight 11, the […]

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