Firefighter of the Year: Vincent Caporuscio

Congratulations to Hamtramck Firefighter Vincent Caporuscio on being named Firefighter of the year!  Vinny has been with the Hamtramck Fire Department since January 2014, he also supervises our “Coffee Fund.”

The Firefighter of the Year and other honorees are sponsored by the Hamtramck Community Initiative (HCI) – whose mission is to revitalize neighborhoods, reduce crime and build community capacity through civic and community engagement.  HCI started as federal “WEED & SEED” project in 2006 and today we continue to serve as a resource for block clubs, as a fiscal agent for community minded groups and home of the Citizen Patrol.

Vinny, and others will be recognized at the Annual HCI Spring Fling Annual Community Awards Event on May 19th at the PNA Hall.  Tickets are $25, dinner at 6:30 with Community Awards at 7:30.

Congratulations to all those receiving Community Awards!