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Sponsor Packet for The Ivan & Zach Firefighter Memorial Gardens

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T H E I V A N Z A C H FIREFIGHTERS M E M O R I A L G A R D E N S

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Empowered People In Communities Dear Community and First Responder Champion Board of Directors Dr Jamie Kinsley Educator Milton Hershey School Trea Townes Retired Law Enforcement Laura Sandmann Founder ArtAffects Eric Chase Executive Director CEO Children s Aid Society Jay Rock Artist Cal Weary Owner Weary Arts Group Joan Mummert CEO York County History Center Ana Pidgeon Founder Managing Director Concept Living Inc Kiersten Sutton Program Manager York City Community of Hope Salvador Galdamez Founder York XL CONTACT 7 E Market Street Lower Level York PA 17401 www yorkxl com 717 893 6893 ceo yorkxl com York XL in partnership with the York City Department of Fire Rescue Services is creating the Ivan Zach Firefighter Memorial Gardens in honor of Ivan Flanscha and Zachary Anthony These two firefighters lost their lives as a result of the fire at the Weaver Piano Building in 2018 The memorial gardens developed in close partnership with Ivan Zach families and nearby residents will be redesigned from the three existing gardens on N Broad Street near E Philadelphia Street in the City of York We invite you to join us by choosing a sponsorship level that is meaningful to you The gardens have been designed by a professional horticulturist Hilltop Garden Design and Longwood Gardens With a projected budget of 200 000 the memorial includes Gardening related items such as plants tools and supplies Hardscaping elements such as gabion walls two sculptures a tall American flag railroad beams larger planters and lighting Redesigned Patio using sponsored inscribed bricks including the removal of the existing pressed concrete surface Redesigned wayfinding sign that will feature major sponsors We believe this memorial will be a starting point to help those who have been touched by this tragedy to heal This includes Ivan Zach s family members their colleagues residents of the York City Northeast neighborhood and members of the community at large Please contact Salvador Galdamez Founder of York XL to discuss ways you can help Your support can be a monetary contribution in kind supplies or services or hosting a fundraiser on our behalf We hope you will join us in bringing to life the Ivan Zach Firefighter Memorial Garden Sincerely YORK XL

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T H E I V A N Z A C H FIREFIGHTERS M E M O R I A L G A R D E N S THEIR spirit is embedded in our memories Etch YOUR gratitude in stone Honor their sacrifice by dedicating becoming a sponsor www yorkxl com PART OF YORK XL S EPIC GARDENS IN YORK

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St 2 en d r Ga ge or Ge 3 en d r Ga N t an S erm N Sh St ia h p l de ila h EP North East Neighborhood Association Boundaries St hia elp d a hil E P er eav er W ding m l r i Fo o Bu n Pia N o ati P e Th t ee r t dS oa r B Wayfinding Sign E Ph ilade lphi a St en rd a G in Ma E Philadelphia St N Broad Street This includes a make over of the patio with new inscribed bricks and repurposing the sign THE IVAN ZACH FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL GARDENS The bronze lines will be railroad beams flush with the ground it is meant to tiein with the railroad tracks The tall beams on both ends are placeholders for the sculptures An inscribed brick patio will replace the current pressed concret patio Only one idea for a sculpture shown There will be 2 The wayfinding sign will be redone to include plants and name plate for major donors

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YORK XL 7 E MARKET ST LOWER LEVEL YORK PA 17408 WWW YORKXL COM 717 893 6893