Alexandria Fire Department Celebrates 150th Anniversary with Black Tie Gala
For Immediate Release: September 26, 2016
|Who:||The Alexandria Fire Department|
|What:||150th Anniversary Black Tie Gala|
|When:||Friday, October 7, 6 p.m.|
1900 Diagonal Rd.
The public is
cordially invited to attend the Alexandria Fire Department’s 150th Anniversary
Gala on Friday, October 7, 2016. The gala is the premiere event of the Fire
Department’s sesquicentennial year celebration.
The gala will include a cocktail reception and dinner, and a silent auction (to benefit the Friendship Firehouse Foundation and the Alexandria Firefighters and Paramedics IAFF Local 2141 Helping Hands Relief Fund). Guest speakers for the evening will be United States Fire Administrator Ernest Mitchell, Jr. and Chief Billy Goldfeder, Director of the Safety, Health and Survival Section for the International Association of Fire Chiefs. After-dinner music will be provided by Black Tie Entertainment.
Tickets are $75 per person. Please make checks payable to Firehouse Foundation, P.O. Box 22505, Alexandria VA, 22304. Payment is also accepted via Paypal to FD-Gala@alexandriava.org.
The City of
Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act,
as amended. To request a reasonable accommodation, e-mail FD-Gala@alexandriava.gov
or call 703.746.5241, Virginia Relay 711.
For more information, contact Firefighter Rick Muse, Jr., Community Outreach/Public Information Officer, at email@example.com or 703.746.5217.
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