2010 I.A.F.F. BI-ANNUAL CONVENTION DELEGATES
Local 2665 will be represented, at the 2010 I.A.F.F. Bi-Annual Convention, by President Dennis Murray, Secretary Treasurer John Schneider, Executive Vice President Brad Peters, Business Manager Rich Minda were elected by virtue of office held. First District Vice President Dave Volz, Third District Vice President Andy Stecko, Fourth District Vice President Kurt Becker, Fifth District Vice President Tim Hoffman and Sixth District Vice President Dave Marlo were nominated and elected per the by-laws at the April General Membership meetings. The following individuals were nominated and elected to serve as alternates; Second District Vice President Darnell Wade and Seventh District Vice President Gary Olson.
Michael Hart, Black Jack Fire Protection District Member, Passes Away
The members of the Black Jack Fire Protection District with great sadness report the death of Michael J. Hart, who died on April 16,2010.
Michael was 44 years old and a 2l year veteran of the Black Jack Fire Protection District and will be sorely missed by friends and family.
The Memorial Service will be held Saturday, ...April 24,2010 at Ridgecrest Baptist Church at 1731 Zumbehl Road, St. Charles, Missouri, 63033 at (Greystone Drive and Zumbehl Roads) at 2:00 p.m.
Staging for participating Fire Department Personnel at 1:00 p.m.
Donations may be made to either "Ridgecrest Baptist Church Missions", "Gateway Chapter of the Lymphoma/Leukemia Society ", or "Stray Animal Rescue" in Lieu of flowers.
For additional information contact (314) 741-9905
IAFF Local 2665, in conjunction with IAFF 2nd District Vice Presicent Mark Woolbright, will be hosting an open house weekend June 18-20, 2010. Events include MDA's Firefighter Appreciation Day at Busch Stadium with a tailgate party before the game and a Luau Party after the game. IAFF General President Harold Schaitberger is scheduled to attend the tailgate party before the Cardinal's game and throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the game. For further details please click the link above.
2010 GUNS 'N HOSES SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
Once again this year the St Louis Cardinals will be hosting the Guns 'n Hoses Softball Tournament to benefit Backstoppers. For information on the tournament and registration please click the links below.
On Tuesday April 6th the Professional Fire Fighters of Eastern Missouri endorsed a total of thirty seven candidates, propositions or initiatives. Through the diligent work of our membership we were successful in twenty five of those! Please click here for a breakdown of how our endorsements fared.
MEMORIAL BRICK/PAVER PROGRAM
We are pleased to announce that our Local has been able to secure the eighty hour I.A.F.F. HAZMAT TECHNICIAN COURSE! This is an excellent opportunity for our membership to receive advanced level training free of charge. The class is limited to twenty four participants so please register early. We would like to extend our appreciation to Second District Vice President Mark Woolbright for his assistance in securing this training opprtunity.
"LOCAL 2665 FUNERAL SERVICE TEAM"
In an effort to provide the best service to the membership of our Local it is with great pride that the Executive Board announces that Kate Moore will be heading the "Local 2665 Funeral Service Team". It is our hope that we can provide the most professional and compassionate service to our members in their most difficult of times.
Kate will serve as the Funeral Service Officer and her team will assist any family or shop that needs their support for the death of any active or retired member. Anyone requiring immediate assistance please contact Kate at 636-262-3868 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org