MORE THAN 300 NEW FDNY FIREFIGHTERS SIGN UP TO BE ORGAN DONORS, GIVE BLOOD

WABC NEW YORK | Tim Fleischer




With their training for a career of service nearly complete, 304 FDNY probationary firefighters are now being asked to make another lifesaving sacrifice.

"Each of you can pledge to be a blood, bone marrow and organ donor today and in doing so set an example for others to follow," FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro said.

In making this voluntary pledge at the fire academy these "probies" now become part of an honored tradition in the FDNY as more than 25,000 have given blood.

"Putting people before yourself. Making sacrifices for others. Your brothers and sisters and the people of the City of New York," said Kevin Diaz, probationary FDNY firefighter. Continue reading
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