2013 Dinner – Dance & Awards Ceremony

Posted November 8, 2013 by Dan under News

On November 23, 2013 the Suffolk County Volunteer Firefighters’ Emerald Society will be holding its Annual Dinner – Dance at the Central Islip Fire Department Headquarters: 97 Carleton Avenue, Central Islip, NY 11722.


On this occasion we will be honoring a member of the society Past Chief John McKenna of the Northport Fire Department as our 2013 Irishman of the Year.


The S.C.V.F.E.S feels that Past Chief McKenna has earned the honor of being named 2013 Irishman of the year for his dedication to the fire service and the community he has served for some many years.


At this Dinner we also are presenting our Valor and Achievement Awards:


The Larry Williams Award for Valor
Southampton Fire Department
Captain Stephen Rogoski, 2nd Assistant Chief Michael Kampf, Chief Rodney Pierson, Lieutenant Matthew Shimkus, Lieutenant Alfred Callahan, Nicholas Aldrich   


The Brennan – Shrang Award for Valor
EMT- CC Kevin Bader, Paramedic James Deutcsh Terryville Fire District
EMT Christopher Rodriguez, Paramedic Daniel Desoiza Coram Fire District  


The Harold Lally Lifetime Achievement Award
Ex- Captain Jack McLoughlin, Hauppauge Fire Department  


Please help Support our Society by attending our dinner and by purchasing an ad in our Journal. I have enclosed a journal advertisement contract for your convenience.  We hope to see you there on November 23, 2013 where a good time is guaranteed to be had by all.


Download the following forms to purchase tickets or place a journal ad:

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