Events

2014 Blue FridayBlue Friday Is April 25!

On Friday, April 25, 2014 5:45am-10am. Beginning at 5:45am in the Hannaford parking lot at Wolf Road and Sand Creek Rd. Uno Chicago Grill (Exit 15 off the Northway) and Advance Auto Parts 15 Maple Ave., Catskill, NY.
Go Here to learn more and download a printable flyer.

2014 Blue FridayHooters Kick Off Party April 10th!

Join Us April 10th at Hooters in Colonie on Wolf Road for the Official Blue Friday of New York KICK OFF PARTY from 5:30-9:00pm!!.
Go Here to learn more and download a printable flyer.

2014 Blue Friday3rd Annual Blue Friday Fallen Officer’s Memorial Ride

Saturday, April 26, 2014
RAIN DATE
Sunday April 27, 2014
Registration from 9:00-11:30am. At Fuccillo Hyundai-4101 State St., Schenectady,NY Cost: $25.00 per bike/driver & $15.00 per passenger.
Go Here to learn more and download a printable flyer.
Download a Motorcycle Registration Release Form

News

Orange Ford Albany NYOrange Motors to donate $50 for any vehicle leased or purchased on Blue Friday

On April 25, 2014, (Blue Friday) Orange Motors at 799 Central Ave., Albany, NY will donate $50.00 to Blue Friday of New York for every vehicle leased or purchased on that day.

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan Proclams April 25, 2014 Blue Friday.

GO HERE to read the full proclamation.

FOP Lodge # 14 Makes A Donation to Blue Friday of New York.

FOP 14 Donation

Present from left to right are: Craig Linen - Treasurer, Tom Gibbons - FOP, Pat Fox - President and Bob Markel - Director

A Gift From Blue Friday NY

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Vice President Lou Somma presents a LL Bean toboggan to Ethan Anna who is the 4yr. old son of NYS Trooper Amanda Anna who was killed in the line of duty this past year. This was a Christmas present for him in honor of his mother from Blue Friday of New York. His father was also present.

Hannaford Market Now A Partner

WE ARE VERY HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE THAT HANNAFORD MARKETS IS NOW A PARTNER AND SUPPORTER OF BLUE FRIDAY AND BLUE FRIDAY OF NEW YORK.

THEY WILL BE ACCEPTING DONATIONS AT ALL THE HANNAFORD MARKETS FROM DUTCHESS COUNTY TO THE CANADIAN BORDER AND FROM THE EASTERN BORDER OF NEW YORK TO I-81 FROM FEBRUARY 18 – MARCH 9, 2013.

Senator Farley Recognizes March 8, 2013 as Blue Friday

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At a ceremony in Albany Senator Hugh Farley proclaimed March 8, 2013
as Blue Friday.

Pictured from L-R in the first row are President Pat Fox, Senator Hugh Farley,
and Vice President Lou Somma

The second row is Jake Thomas from WGNA,
Sean McMaster from WGNA and Director Tom McGraw

Click Here to view the Proclamation

Price Chopper Employees Honor Blue Friday

Price Chopper Employees

Bob Markel, center front, Director of Blue Friday with employees of Price Chopper all with Blue Carnations in honor of Blue Friday.

Montgomery County DSS Wearing Blue Friday T-Shirts

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2013 – Agenicies That Participated in Blue Friday

Albany County Sheriff’s Office
Albany Police Department K9 Unit
Albany Police Department Mounted Unit
Albany Police Department Neighborhood Engagement Unit
Albany Police Department Patrol Division
Altamont Police Department
Amsterdam Police Department
Bethlehem Police Department
Bolton Landing Police Department
Broadalbin Police Department
Cambridge Police Department
Coeymans Police Department
Cohoes Police Department
Columbia County Sheriff’s Office
CSX Police Department
East Greenbush Police Department
Essex County Sheriff’s Office
Fort Edward Police Department
Fulton County Sheriff’s Department
Glens Falls Police Department
Gloversville Police Department
Greenwich Police Department
Guilderland Police Department
Hudson Falls Police Department
Johnstown Police Department
Mechanicville Police Department
Menands Police Department
New York Army National Guard Military Police
New York State Environmental Conservation Police Department
New York State Court Officers
New York State Park Police
New York State Park Police Mounted Unit
New York State Police
North Greenbush Police Department
Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office
Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office
Rensselaer Police Department
Rotterdam Police Department
Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office
Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office K9 Unit
Saratoga Springs Police Department Patrol Division
Saratoga Springs Police Department Traffic Safety Unit
Schenectady County Sheriff’s Office
Schenectady Police Department
Schodack Police Department
SUNY Police Department
Troy Police Department
United States Navy Police Department
Washington County Sheriff’s Office
Watervliet Arsenal Police Department
Watervliet Police Department