The men and women of the “Fighting 69th“, the F.D.N.Y. and the N.Y.P.D. are today on the front lines, fighting an unseen enemy in the form of Covid-19 and they are doing an amazing job.
They deserve our applause, our support, and any help we can give them. Sadly we know, some will not be with us after this pandemic, however, their presence will always be felt and they will continue to march with us in spirit!
Please consider donating to any or all of these organizations in this time of greatest need.
See below for each individual organization contact information and needs.
Sixty-ninth Infantry Regiment Historical Trust
Like 911, the 69th has been called to join the fight against Covid-19. Members are deployed at multiple test sites, food distribution sites, hospitals, and other locations throughout New York City. Soldiers have lost family members to COVID 19, members have tested positive, and 31 soldiers are currently under quarantine.
Support members of the 69th regiment affected by Covid-19 by donating to the Sixty-ninth Infantry Regiment Historical Trust, a 501-(c)-3, not-for-profit organization.
You may donate directly to the 69th Historical Trust here:https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=GAQWWT4ZUXQMW&source=url You may also mail a check payable to Sixty-ninth Infantry Regiment Historical Trust, Attention: Col. James Tierney Ret, 68 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10010. If you have questions, email Col. James Tierney at email@example.com
(Appeal for P.P.E. equipment & funding for equipment)https://www.nycpolicefoundation.org/covid19/
COVID-19 RESPONSE- Help protect the officers of the NYPD who are on the front lines. The NYC Police Foundation, a 501-(c)-3, not-for-profit organization is spearheading an emergency effort to secure supplies and other resources that the NYPD needs at this critical time. The Foundation wants to purchased masks, gloves and packets of hand sanitizer for police officers on the front lines protecting the public during the Coronavirus pandemic. THIS EQUIPMENT WILL HELP KEEP OFFICERS PHYSICALLY SAFE
Donations from the public can be referred to Captain Brighid O’Neil at Brighid.Oneil@NYPD.Org and one should cc: Sergeant Bryan Delarosa at Bryan.Delarosa@NYPD.Org Emails should specify the name of the organization donating (if applicable) along with the quantity and a complete description of the equipment. Pease send photos of the actual equipment for donation and the best point of contact.
Monetary donations for Needed Equipment
Monetary donation should be directed to the Police Foundation who will then purchase PPE and other needed items.
Support the Police Foundation efforts by donating today.Visit https://www.nycpolicefoundation.org/covid19/ to donate online or mail a check to New York City Police Foundation, Inc. 555 Fifth Avenue, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10017 or call 212.751.8170
(Appeal for P.P.E. and donations for affected families)The men and women of the FDNY bravely answer calls for help day and night. EMS members are currently responding to unprecedented number of medical emergencies each day. Please consider donating Personal Protective Equipment (P.P.E.) orassist the families of members affected by COVID-19 by donating to FDNY COVID-19 EMERGENCY FUND.
P.P.E. Donation Donations of P.P.E. can be sent directly to:
The FDNY Ceremonial Unit, Attention: Lt Joe LaPointe, 135 General Berry Drive, Fort Totten, Bayside, Queens 11359. Email contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Donations can be made to FDNY Foundation, the official 501(c)(3) non-profit organization of the New York City Fire Department –
Donations will directly support members and their families who are suffering from this pandemic. Help support those brave men and women on the front line of this battle.
If you have questions, please contact the FDNY Foundation at (718) 999-0779 or email@example.com
To donate to The FDNY COVID-19 EMERGENCY FUNDhttps://www.fdnyfoundation.org/donate/