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Ambelas Children’s Education Fund Oktoberfest Fundraiser

October 4, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Ambelas Children’s Education Fund will host an Oktoberfest fundraiser on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at Staten Island’s Hillside Swim Club. The fun begins at 12:00pm and runs all afternoon.

Planned events include live music, a DJ, a Chinese auction, a 50/50, pumpkin painting, a bouncy house, a dunk tank and children’s rides.  A BBQ lunch, beer, wine and soft drinks are included with the admission price.

Admission is $40.00 for adults; $20.00 for teens 14-20; under 14s will be admitted free.

Lt. Gordon Matthew “Matt” Ambelas was killed in the line of duty in a high-rise fire on July 5, 2014. He was 40 years old and a 14-year veteran of the FDNY. He left his wife and two daughters, Gabriella, 8, and Giovanna, 5.

Funds raised will go to an education fund for Matt’s girls.

For details, please contact Engine 161/Ladder 81 at 718-494-4281 or Engine 211/Ladder 119 at 718-965-8211.

Hillside Swim Club
151 Signs Road
Staten Island, NY 10314


October 4, 2014
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Hillside Swim Club
151 Signs Road
Staten Island, NY United States


Engine 161/Ladder 81