October 2016 Newsletter

October 2016 Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  On Sunday, October 9th (1e-3), the National Fallen Firefighter Foundation will be hosting their annual Memorial Ceremony in Emmittsburg, MD. FF/PM Dan Capuano will be honored and many members from the CFD and GBS will be there to offer support. Safe travels all whom are traveling and please […]

June 2016 Newsletter

June 2016 Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  On Friday, June 3rd (2c-3), 30th Anniversary Ceremonial Bell Ringing for FF Teddy Jezuit, ARFF Rescue 3, O’Hare Airport at 8:00 a.m. All are welcome and keeping the Jezuit Family in our thoughts. On Saturday, June 4th (3c ems4), Annual Local 2 Picnic will be held at Sundown Meadows Grove located […]

May 2016 Newsletter

May 2016 Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  Thank you to all who helped celebrate GBS 25th Anniversary! A great time was had by all. Special thanks to Diane Patmon for planning this wonderful event, Ted Johnson and Fr. McNalis for working so hard on the photo presentation. Great job!! This is […]

April 2016 Newsletter

April 2016 Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  On April 1st, at 8:00 a.m., there will be a ceremonial bell ringing at Eng. 117, TL 14, Amb 15, 4900 West Chicago Avenue. The bell ringing will honor FF John (Jake) Hurter, commemorating the 30th Anniversary of his LODD. Keeping all the Hurters in […]

March 2016 Newsletter

March 2016 Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  CFD Gold Badge Society Scholarship applications for the Class of 2016 graduating (qualified) 8th grade and High School senior children of active, retired, disabled, or deceased firefighters/paramedics of the Chicago Fire Department are now available. If your child or the child of someone you […]