|The acts of war committed against this country have left many people in need of our assistance. The Monaghan Pipe Band is making use of this home page to post information on how you can help these people.|
|Washington, D.C. September 11, 2001 -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is urging those interested in helping victims of the apparent terrorist events to give blood or cash donations.
Those interested in giving blood should call the American Red Cross blood donation hotline, at 1-800-448-3543.
The American Red Cross can accept cash donations through 1-800-HELP NOW.
The Salvation Army can accept financial contributions through 1-800-SAL ARMY.
Persons who wish to donate their services should contact their local American Red Cross office
|We have already lost hundreds of firefighters and police officers who have bravely worked on rescue efforts. These Finest and Bravest of New York City will leave behind many children. The Silver Shield Foundation provides scholarship assistance to children who have lost a parent in the line of duty, whether they be a New York Firefighter, a New York Police Officer, or a State Trooper from New York, New Jersey or Connecticut. The number of children covered by this foundation's umbrella will increase several-fold due to this one incident. If you would like to make a donation to the Silver Shield Foundation, please send a check or money order to:
Silver Shield Foundation
420 Lexington Avenue, Suite 2320
New York, NY 10170