By | New Haven Independent | March 22, 2021
After a year in a pandemic, New Haven firefighters enjoyed a group meal — a welcome reminder of the large shift meals they enjoyed in their firehouses pre-pandemic.
The lunch took place Saturday, as the Firebirds Society was celebrated Saturday for their life-saving work, particularly during the pandemic’s peak last year.
The celebration took place at the The Knickerbocker Golf Club on Sherman Parkway. It was sponsored by the New Haven Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., for its annual Regional Day of Service.
“You have not stopped, and we see you,” said Chapter President Paula Irvin.
This year the sorority’s eastern region chapters focused their recipients on frontline workers and Black-owned businesses.
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