Newsletters

November 2018 Newsletter

Thank You Veterans! Happy Thanksgiving! Daylight Savings time ends Sunday, November 4th. Perfect time to change your batteries in your smoke and co2 detectors. On Tuesday, November 20th(2c-3), CFD Graduation at 6:00 p.m. held at Navy Pier. All welcome to attend. Please contact Eileen by email or phone. We will […]

October 2018 Newsletter

Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  Congratulations to newly appointed CFD Commissioner Richard C. Ford II. Thank you being a support to the CFD Gold Badge Society and look forward to working with you. Thank you to Local 2, especially Public Relations Director, Dave Quintaville for celebrating the CFD family […]

August 2018 Newsletter

Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  On Tuesday, August 21st, 10:00 AM, we will gather at the Quinn Academy to honor FF/EMT, ASR, Juan Bucio.  A replica badge will be unveiled in the badge case in his honor.  From there we will travel to the CFD Fallen Firefighter/Paramedic Memorial Park […]

July 2018 Newsletter

Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  Thank you to the Battle of the Badges Boxing Committee for the proceeds shared with the GBS from the annual CFD vs CPD Boxing Tournament. We also want to extend our gratitude to the many who attended this event which supports both our Scholarship […]

Newsletter May 2018

Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  On Tuesday May 8th, the State of Illinois 25th Annual Medal of Honor and Memorial Ceremony. The memorial will be held In Springfield at the State of Illinois Fire Fighter Memorial Site with Medal of Honor ceremonies held at the Prairie Capital Convention Center […]

April 2018 Newsletter

Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  Thank you to all who have supported the GBS Scholarship Program. All applications were due On March 31st. Recipients will be awarded during June’s monthly mass. On Friday, April, 13th (3d-2) CFD vs CPD Battle of the Badges Charity Boxing Exhibition held at De […]

March 2018 Newsletter

Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  On February 13th, Commander Paul Bauer died in the Line of Duty from the Chicago Police Department. Commander Buaer leaves behind his wife Erin, and daughter Grace. We wish to extend our heartfelt condolences to them, their families, and the Chicago Police Department. CFD […]

January 2018 Newsletter

Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  Wishing everyone a peaceful and joyous 2018!! Thank you to those who gave financial and other support this past year assisting us in the GBS mission. At our January monthly meeting, Local 2 calendars will be available for members that would like one. Applications […]

December 2017 Newsletter

Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  Wishing everyone a joyous Christmas Season! Chicago Fire Department & Gold Badge Family has been cordially been invited to participate in the Superintendent & Commissioner’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 13, 2017,  at Public Safety Headquarters located at 3510 S. Michigan Ave beginning […]

November 2017 Newsletter

Dear Gold Badge Members and Friends,  Thank You Veterans! Happy Thanksgiving! Daylight Savings time ends Sunday, November 5th. Perfect time to change your batteries in your smoke and co2 detectors. On Thursday, November 2nd (3e-4) at 8:00AM, there will be a 5th Anniversary Bell Ringing in honor of Capt. Herbie […]