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A documentary celebrating the 50 year history of The New York City Fire Department Bagpipe Band.
A documentary celebrating the 50 year history of The New York City Fire Department Bagpipe Band.
505 backers pledged $38,251 to help bring this project to life.

Thank You! We are Doing It!

We are almost at our goal of $25,000.00 and I wanted to say thank you to everyone who participated in this fundraising effort. It's been an incredible couple of weeks watching the website as people from all over the world contributed to this project. I am truly honored and humbled by the out pouring of love and support. Lets keep it going!


Thank You From The Bottom of My Heart.


Timothy Gergahty

FDNY Pipes & Drums

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      Daniel W Shane on June 30, 2012

      It is my pleasure to help for such a Great Tribute,look forward to the finished work,God Bless you,and the FDNY,and the Emerald Society

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      William Duffy on June 25, 2012

      rollen,rollen,rollen ---it's great to see the support for the band, on & on-- Mikey they like us! Great stuff Tim.

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      Joseph Maggiore on June 20, 2012

      Excellent idea. Bring it all together. Joe M. Volunteer - Orangeburg NY

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      William Duffy on June 20, 2012

      Thanks Tim, it's great to have a documented pictorial legacy that can be used to actually view the past 50 years. SUPER

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      Lt. Bill Bessman-Retired-Rescue One on June 20, 2012

      The legacy left by the bagpipe is second to none. They were there in pouring rain, sweltering heat, snow and cold. At every funeral there was always a piper, every one., they never missed a single one. In my 33yrs. on the job we went to so many funerals, I got to hate the sound of the pipes, but they left this legacy of the job and the love we shared for each other. When I hear the sound it brings back so many memories of the brothers, I miss them, I loved them, and i will never forget them. At a job I couldn't see them but I knew they were there, some are gone but like at a job I know they are still next to me . Lt. Bill Bessman-Retired-Rescue One