6th Annual Dinner Gala & Auction

The D’Brickashaw Ferguson Foundation Cordially Invites you to the Sixth Annual Building Communities One Brick at a Time Dinner Gala & Auction Tuesday June 3, 2014 The Swan Club Shore Road, Glenwood Landing, NY 11547 Cocktails 6:00 PM        Followed by Dinner & Dancing Please RSVP by May 20, 2014 The tax-deductible portion of your ticket is $75 Our 2014 Honorees: Mr. Darryl Strawberry: Former  Athlete for the New York Mets and New York Yankees Mr. John Theissen: Executive Director & Founder of the John Theissen Children Foundation Super Bowl Sponsor $5000 [...]

Homecoming Conference 2014

The conference titled, “Celebrating Success, Overcoming Obstacles, and Moving Forward” was held on January 7, 2014 at the Hofstra University Club. It was the fifth Home-coming conference conducted by The D’Brickashaw Ferguson Foundation. This year’s attendance was record breaking!!! The conference is designed to host college freshmen who have benefited from the previous year Skills and Drills conference as well as past Scholarship Recipients. These Scholarship Recipients discuss their first semester college experiences by highlighting both the surprises and obstacles of college life. Some students shared the following surprises: more [...]

Build a Bike heads to Queens NY

QUEENS DISTRICT ATTORNEY RICHARD A. BROWN HOSTS BUILD-A-BIKE WORKSHOP Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown today announced that 30 Far Rockaway children who attend public schools that participate in his STAR Track (Straight Talk About Risks) anti- violence program received brand-new bicycles as a surprise gift over the weekend in a partnership with the D’Brickashaw Ferguson Foundation, which was created by the New York Jets offensive tackle for whom it is named. District Attorney Brown said, “The children — who were told they were putting together bicycles for someone else [...]