On June 15, 2002, there will be a fundraising event in Somers, Ct. for the benefit of the Silver Shield Foundation. This is an all-day event being hosted by Enfield, CT police officer retired Joe Ravalese and current Enfield officer Jim Chamberland. It is anticipated that members of the FDNY, NYPD, and other New York emergency services will be well represented at this event. Thus far, Jim and Joe, owners of The Country Diner, Enfield, CT have raised over $45,000 for the benefit of the Silver Shield Foundation.

Tickets to the event are $25 and may be purchased at the Country Diner, 111 Hazard Ave., Enfield or by calling (860) 763-5338. Checks should be made payable to the "NYC 911 Fund Raiser." Anyone wishing to bring vehicles or apparatus, please notify Jim or Joe when you call.

Thank you.