Youth Services

September 13, 2019

EMT Kira Betty Saves Lives, Teaches and Inspires

DNY EMT Kira Betty has been serving in our Department since 1997 and she became an instructor at our Bureau of Training in 2008. We caught […]
July 28, 2019

FDNY Heroes Celebrate Colombian Heritage

DNY members participated in the 2019 Colombian Parade in Queens on July 28. Shout out to the FDNY Explorers who also represented our Department with distinction […]
June 26, 2019

The FDNY High School Bids Farewell to the Class of 2019

n Wednesday, June 26, 2019, Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the commencement ceremony for the 12th graduating class from the Captain Vernon A. Richard High […]
April 29, 2019

FDNY Youth Hosts Inaugural Spirit Run

ust after the evening rush hour began on April 29, members of the FDNY Youth Workforce Development (YWD) made history in the Department with their Inaugural […]
January 24, 2019

FDNY High School Alum Makes History With New Rank

anuary 23, 2019 will always be a special day for Paramedic Denzel Adonis. When he walked across the stage during his graduation ceremony in Brooklyn that […]
October 19, 2018

FDNY Women and Youth Make History at ‘Probie’ Graduation

n Friday, October 19th, Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the graduation ceremony for 291 Probationary Firefighters. There are 15 women in the class, the […]
October 9, 2018

FDNY Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month 2018

n Tuesday, October 9, 2018, First Deputy Commissioner Laura Kavanagh welcomed FDNY members, family, and friends to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at FDNY Headquarters in Brooklyn. […]
September 3, 2018

FDNY Members Celebrate Carnival 2018

Monday, September 3, FDNY Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro and FDNY members marched in the 2018 West Indian Day Parade in Brooklyn. View more photos here.
August 15, 2018

Firefighters Educate Students About Their Career

special shout out goes to the 70 students of the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) who trained with our Firefighters on Aug. 15 as part […]