Women in the FDNY

May 13, 2018

A Mother’s Day Tribute to Our Amazing FDNY Moms

celebration of Mother’s Day 2018, we’re taking time to say thank you to our FDNY moms who continue to serve as an inspiration to their children […]
May 7, 2018

Lieutenant Becomes First Woman Assigned to a Rescue Company

“The key to this job, and to life, is to always work hard. Hold fast to your dreams, and remember that you can’t get anywhere alone. […]
April 6, 2018

From ‘Probie’ of the Month to Calendar of Heroes Model

We’re catching up with Firefighter Aleigha Powder today and her face might look familiar because she was our “Probie” of the Month in November 2015. In […]
March 8, 2018

Time to Catch Up With ‘The Latina Four’

recognition of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, we’re catching up with four special ladies who made history in our Department almost 10 years ago […]
February 20, 2018

EMT Tsang Says Her Career is About Lending a Helping Hand

It’s February and we’re celebrating Lunar New Year. Meet EMT Felicia Tsang, one of our senior members who currently serves in our Bureau of Health Services. […]
February 4, 2018

Meet Inspector Emanuela Chihaia

Our Fire Protection Inspectors are specialists in life and fire safety and on any given day, you can find them inspecting buildings to ensure that they […]
November 29, 2017

Firefighter Proctor Inspires the Next Generation of Heroes

We’re proud to say that our women Firefighters are making history in our Department, while helping to inspire youngsters throughout New York City. Today, you get […]
October 20, 2016

Why We Do This Job

Any Firefighter will tell you that it is not easy to get this job. You have to really want it. And once you get it, you’ll […]