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Thank You Jersey Mikes of Jackson

Jackson Twp. Volunteer Fire Co. #1 Station 55 would like to extend a huge thank you to the Jersey Mikes of Jackson located in Bennett’s Mills Plaza, for their overwhelming support during their recent fundraiser for our Fire Company. We sincerely appreciate everything you have done for us.

From all the brothers and sisters of the Fighting 55’th Thank You again. 55-JerseyMikesFundraiser-ThankYou

Wrestling Returns to Station 55!

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Station 55 hosted our first SWF Wrestling event in January. It was a BIG SUCCESS!

SWF Wrestling returns to Jackson on Saturday, April 15. Tickets are on sale now; they can be purchased by calling 201-539-3558 or visiting http://www.swfpro.com.

This event SOLD OUT in January; don’t wait to get your tickets! Call or order online today!

Station 55 Announcement

Did you know!?: Each year, more than 350,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests occur in the United States??? Jackson Twp. Volunteer Fire Company Number One Firefighters are ALL CPR and AED Certified through the American Heart Association!?

We would like to extend the offer to anyone in the community to become CPR and AED certified! Please contact the firehouse for any questions or more information on training! Anyone who would like to take the course is more than welcome to join! We look forward to seeing you!

Where: Training and instruction will be provided at our Main Station @ 113 North New Prospect Rd.

When: Call Phone: (732) 535-6457 To book your CPR training session today!

Please feel free to reach out with any questions!

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Station 55’s 9/11 Ceremony

This morning Jackson Twp. Volunteer Fire Company No. 1, held our annual 09/11 Memorial Ceremony. Members from; Jackson Twp. Vol. Fire Co. No. 1, Jackson Mills Fire Company, Cassville Fire Company, Southard Fire Company, New Jersey Dept. Of Corrections, as well as, Local Boy Scout troop 34 were in attendance. All names of the brave men and women who perished on that horrid day were read aloud with a bell rung after each name. The list included all FDNY, NYPD, and Port Authority police and first responders who answered their final call that morning. Station 55 would like to thank everyone for a great turn out and their continued support.

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Jackson Station 55 Firefighter’s Honor 9/11 Fallen Heros

Two of Station 55’s finest members set off on a journey early 09/11/2016. Firefighter Andrew Reaves and Firefighter Ivon Laboy wanted to pay respect and homage to those who answered their final call on that early Tuesday morning September 11’th 2001. Firefighters Reaves and Laboy were driven up to The World Trade Center Memorial in Lower Manhattan, and bicycled all the way back to Jackson Station 55’s main building. Showing selflessness and brotherhood at it’s finest. Congratulations to both Firefighters on accomplishing this task and thank you for your unlimited dedication to service. Astonishing work gentlemen.

Paint Night – with Artist Elizabeth Paseler – Thursday 9/22/16

Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Company No. 1 will be hosting a fundraiser on Thursday, September 22, 2016.

The evening will include all painting materials and “art-coaching” by Elizabeth Paseler.

The cost for the evening is $40. There will be a cash bar (proper ID required).

Seats are limited, so a deposit or prepayment is suggested!

To reserve a spot or for more information please contact Ms. Paseler at lizpaseler@comcast.net.

Come on out for a fun evening and support your local fire station!

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Thank You All

The Membership of Jackson Twp. Volunteer Fire Company No.1 Station 55, would sincerely like to thank each and everyone who came out and supported our company at our Fourth Annual Beef and Beer Dinner. An amazing night was had by all. We also would like to take the time to thank  Beam Chiropractic Health Centers, Chicken and More, and all of our Anonymous Sponsors, local businesses, and people that graciously donated many items to make our fundraiser a success. The Company truly appreciates the support by all. Be sure to check back throughout the year for more information on next year’s 5’th Annual Beef and Beer Dinner 2017.

 

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