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15th Annual Fundraising Campaign Completed

January 5, 2017

The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Memorial (TSFFM) completed its 15th Annual fundraising campaign Thursday Evening, March 24, 2016, at a cocktail reception at the Helen Mills Event Space. The same evening, the organization honored its Clara Lemlich Class of 2016 award winner, Gary LaBarbera.

Images courtesy of Cornell University

TSFFM is a recognized as a 501 (c)(3) organization, incorporated on December 2, 2002, was established to memorialize the events of the fire at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory on March 25, 1911 and its impact in changing existing New York State labor laws. TSFFM seeks to educate the general public regarding workplace safety, and to establish a scholarship fund for children of injured workers.