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Annual Soup Supper – October 13th, 2018 5pm-8pm

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Come out and meet the volunteers of JMFD. We have put together some of our favorite soups and chili.

Here’s the opportunity to join us in a meal and see the fire trucks and apparatus we train and deploy daily to support our community.

Free will donation. All proceeds go to supporting JMFD equipment and training needs.

You can also register for our Meat and More raffle for a variety of prizes.

 

Menu:

Mild Chili – Hot Chili – White Chicken Chili – Cheesy broccoli Soup

Cheesy potato Soup – Chicken noodle Soup – Cheeseburger Soup – Ham and Bean Soup

Hot Dogs
Bread sticks
Cookies

 

On this day more than 90 countries lost citizens in the attacks

  • 6,000+ injured
  • 2,977 people were killed
  • 2,606 in the World Trade Center
  • 246 on the four planes
  • 125 at the Pentagon
  • 72 Law Enforcement Officers
  • 55  Military Personnel
  • 344 Firefighters

And the Death toll continues to rise due to exposure at ground zero.

https://www.firehouse.com/safety-health/news/21021760/fdny-911-attacks-death-toll-continues-to-climb-cancer-firefighters

 

Listen to the sound of all of the firefighters who died that day. The “chirping sound” is a built in safety in our gear to indicate a firefighter who is not moving and may have not reported in. For every chirp is a firefighter down.