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The Garrett W. Loomis Foundation is committed to enhancing fire safety education regionally, providing opportunities for individuals or organizations driven to positively impact our local communities and honoring Garrett’s legacy in perpetuity.
On April 11, 2010, the Sackets Harbor community lost a great friend, son, brother, and hero, Garrett Loomis. Garrett, a professional firefighter at Fort Drum and a Sackets Harbor Volunteer Firefighter, was tragically kill while fighting a silo fire at North Harbor Dairy.
WHO WE ARE
THE GARRETT W. LOOMIS FOUNDATION IS A NON-PROFIT 501(C)(3) ORGANIZATION THAT CURRENTLY RAISES FUNDS FOR 3 PURPOSES:
Garrett W. Loomis Firefighting Fund conducts an educational fire training seminar annually with nationally noted speakers. This seminar is free of charge to all attendees. This fund also distributes training monies to Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence county fire departments, as recommended by the committee. This fund is administered by the Northern New York Community Foundation.
The Assistant Fire Chief Garrett W. Loomis Memorial Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to graduating high school seniors from Sackets Harbor Central School. This fund is administered by the Northern New York Community Foundation.
The Garrett W. Loomis Community Grant Program awards grants to Sackets Harbor community factions to honor Garrett’s legacy of community pride. These grants are typically sports oriented. This fund is administered by the Garrett W. Loomis Foundation.
11th Annual Two Nations 1000 Islands Extravaganza Car Show
Friday May 19th 4p to 8p
Saturday, May 20th 9a to 3p
Cerow Park, Clayton, NY