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FRIENDS OF FIREFIGHTERS IN THE NEWS

MIDRASH NYC Podcast – August 2016 – August 2016

GOOD Magazine – August 2016
For These Firefighters, It’s All About Breakfast Therapy”

NBC News – December 2015

FDNY Mandarin Class Teaches Work Skills, Bridges Culture Gaps”

O, Oprah Magazine – November 2015
The Beauty of Giving”

NY1.com – July 2015
FDNY Firehouses Compete in Chili Cook Off at Resorts World Casino”

Reddit.com – March 2015
Steve Buscemi AMA

IJReview – February 2015
“Before Steve Buscemi Was a Hollywood Star, He Had Another Pretty Awesome Job”

News 12 Brooklyn – November 2014
“Machine Helps Firefighters Reduce Stress”

DNAinfo – September 2014
“Simulator Trains Firefighters to Cope with On-the-Job Stress”

iHeart Radio Interviews Nancy – June 2014
“Executive Director Nancy Carbone joins us to talk about how Friends of Firefighters evolved from it’s spontaneous beginnings after 9/11…”

 World Changer Sessions  – June 2014
“Nancy Carbone is supporting the 9/11 first-responders”

DNAinfo – May 2014
“City Firefighters Strengthen Bonds With Communal Cooking Tradition”

PRWeb – November 2013
“Two Weeks Ahead of #GivingTuesday, Momentum Builds”

NY Daily News – November 2013
“Steve Buscemi Spearheads Bone Marrow Drive”

ABC Eyewitness News – November 2013
“Steve Buscemi to Lead Bone Marrow Drive”

DNAinfo – November 2013
“Red Hook Nonprofit Hosts Bone Marrow Drive for Toddler”

Daily Local – November 2013
“NYC Firefighters Group Thanks”

DNAinfo – August 2013
“Firefighters Get Free Acupuncture Through New Red Hook Program”

DNAinfo –July 2013
“Triathlon-Racing Athlete Launches Fundraiser for Red Hook Nonprofit”

DNAinfo – May 2013
“Restorative Yoga Helps Active Firefighters Stay Relaxed”

The Brooklyn Paper – May 2013
“Chili Firemen”

DNAinfo – March 2013
“Charitable App Lets Users Challenge Friends and Donate to Non-Profits”

Queens Courier – February 2013
“Firefighters help fellow FDNY members still recovering from Sandy”

Daily Local News – December 2012
“Local volunteers haul toys for Sandy victims”

Oskaloosa News – December 2012
“Local Man Helps Bring Relief to Sandy Victims”

Valley News – December 2012
“Taking Care of Their Own: Upper Valley Firefighters Travel to New York to Help Sandy Recovery Efforts”

CBS – November 2012
“Relief Organization Serves Thanksgiving Dinner To Residents Of Breezy Point”

MetroWNY – November 2012
“Firefighters lend a hand to one another”

Examiner.com – November 2012
“Thanksgiving comes to Breezy Point still recovering from devastation of Sandy”

Daily Local News – November 2012
“Chesco firefighters aid NYC flood victims”

Union Leader – November 2012
“Sandown brothers pitch in with Sandy relief efforts”

Gothamist.com – November 2012
“Steve Buscemi’s PSA For Hurricane Sandy’s Firefighter Victims”

Main Line Media News – November 2012
“Radnor Fire Company Continues Hurricane Sandy Collection Efforts”

Examiner.com – November 2012
“Steve Buscemi encourages people to help with Hurricane Sandy aftermath”

Carroll Gardens Patch – October 2012
“NFL Stars, Hollywood Actors To Attend Annual Firefighter Benefit”

DNAinfo.com – September 2012
“Gourmet Food, NFL Players Featured at Red Hook Fall Fundraisers”

NY Daily News – July 2012
“‘Secret Millionaire’ Donates to Two Brooklyn Charities”

Carroll Gardens Patch – July 2012
“Friends of Firefighters Heat Up ABC’s ‘Secret Millionaire’”

DNAinfo – June 2012
“Breakfast for His Brothers: Retired Firefighter Stays in the Firehouse”

Carroll Gardens Patch – March 2012
“Friends of Firefighters Peg May 5 For Dodgeball Fundraiser – The nonprofit’s spring event will raise money for counseling and other in-house services.”

Press-Republican – September 2011
“Adirondack flagpole flies over Brooklyn”

NY Daily News – September 2011
“Hollywood and New York filmmakers, actors, producers, recall the shock of September 11 aftermath”

Carroll Gardens Patch – September 9, 2011
“Eve Bucca, 9/11 Widow, Devotes Life to Firefighters”

Carroll Gardens Patch – September 7, 2011
“Friends of Firefighters: Supporting the Bravest Since 2001″

Z100 PSA – Summer 2011
Announced on Z100 by DJ Trey Morgan

Fire Life – 2010
Firefighters’ need for counseling and how FoF strives to provide it

MyFoxNY.com – June 3, 2012
Steve Buscemi and fellow Board of Adviser member Marian Fontana talk to Good Day studios about Friends of Firefighters

NY1.com – May 21, 2010
See Missy Reder speak about her run in support of FoF, which earned her title of Queens Person of the Week

New York Times – September 4, 2007
“Where Firefighters Once Worked, Group Sees a Place to Soothe Their Pain”

ABC.com – September 11, 2006
“A Friend to Firefighters”