The Boston Police Gaelic Column (bag pipers from the Boston Police Department) will host a fundraiser at the Irish Social Club on Saturday, January 19th beginning at 5:30 pm to raise money for nearly a dozen FDNY Pipes and Drums police who lost their homes in Rockaway, Queens, New York due to Hurricane Sandy. Admission is only $20 and tickets can be purchased very soon at The Corrib, West Roxbury Pub and West on Centre as well as at the Irish Social Club or at the door. Donations should be made payable to NYPD Piper Relief Fund and either mailed or dropped off at The Irish Social Club, 119 Park Street, West Roxbury, MA 02132.
Six Irish bands have donated their time for the event and there will be a cash bar and Silent Auction. Please call Mary Maloney, President of the Irish Social Club at 617-549-7131 to make arrangements for auction items or Sgt. Detective Tim Moran, BPD and Boston Police Gaelic Column member for more information on the event at 617-594-4082.