The Remembrance Rescue Project is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization created by firefighters to restore, preserve and share Rescue 4 and Rescue 5 from 9/11 as educational tools, historical artifacts and memorials. The Project involving former FDNY Rescue 4 and Rescue 5 is an educational effort focused at society, especially youngsters who were too young to actually understand the events of September 11th and what that day means to members of the fire service and the country as a whole.
The Project works with fire departments across the country to host the Rescues throughout the year. The Project coordinates with host fire departments to facilitate 9/11 educational programming, memorials and remembrance events. The Project strives to keep the memories alive of those lost on September 11th and all firefighters killed in the line of duty every year.
The Project is 100% operated by firefighters from across the country volunteering their time. There are no paid members within the Remembrance Rescue Project. Donations are used for fuel, maintenance and travel costs for the Rescues.
The Remembrance Rescue Project is recognized as tax-exempt by the IRS under Section 501(c)(3). EIN- 45-3011338
The Remembrance Rescue Project (www.remembrance.co) recently announced the addition of its newest Project Board Member, Lt. Paul Geidel(FDNY Rescue 1-ret). Lt. Geidel first met with Project members earlier in the year during a stop in Arizona for the Coast To Coast Remembrance Tour with Former FDNY Rescue 5 from 9/11. Lt. Geidel and his wife, […]
The Remembrance Rescue Project (www.remembrance.co) recently announced a special visit to Henderson, NV with former FDNY Rescue 5 from 9/11 to pay tribute to retired FDNY Firefighter, Ralph Geidel, who recently passed away. Ralph’s father, Paul is a Project Board Member and retired Lieutenant from FDNY Rescue Co. 1. Lt. Geidel met with Project members […]