Security Systems News

NOV 2018

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By SSN Staff MIAMI—Mission 500, a non- profit charity supported primar- ily by the security industry and dedicated to serving the needs of children and communities in crisis, raised $48,000 at its third annual Security Softball Game on Aug. 26th at Over- peck County Park in Leonia, New Jersey. The event enabled Mission 500 to meet their goal of fill- ing 300 Care Packs filled with essential hygiene items for donation to children attending Title One schools in the South Bronx—one of the poorest con- gressional districts in the coun- try. "The event brings the security industry together in supporting children and families in need," Jeff Eichenlaub, director of stra- tegic partnerships for Mission 500, said in the announcement. "The efforts of all the partici- pants and sponsors this year are greatly appreciated by Mission 500." This year, $3,500 of the pro- ceeds raised will be donated to the New York Firefighters Burn Center Foundation Children's Camp, a not-for-profit dedicat- ed to the advancement of burn care, research, prevention, edu- cation and the proper treatment of burns. The organization also sends burn victims under the age of 18 to have fun at sum- mer camp. S p o n s o r s w e re g i v e n t h e opportunity to fundraise for the event. Accolades for raising the most funds as a team went to Best-In-Class Commercial Video Give your customers intrusion detection, access control, and now best-in-class video capabilities! The same powerful app they rely on to manage their commercial and residential security systems now lets them keep an eye on things wherever they are. Options for DVRs, NVRs, or Cloud video storage are available. And, with Video Verifi cation, they can instantly view live video to quickly cancel or verify an alarm. Learn more at We make your company more valuable. 877.725.1114 • Keep updated on our new products and features: @DMPAlarms ScanSource Security. E v e n t s p o n s o r s i n c l u d e d (in alphabetical order): ADI, Altronix, Anixter, Axis Com- munications, Beacon Protec- tion, Brooklyn Voltage Sup- ply, Commercial Architecture Magazine, Dahua USA, DMP, Firecom, First Guard, ESA New Jersey Chapter, Hanwha Tech- win America, ISC Events, ISS, Ken Gould Consulting, Kurtz & Revness, LRG Marketing, M2M Services, Napco StarLink, NYFAA, PSA Security Network, Rapid Response, ScanSource, SD&I, Security Sales & Inte- gration, Security Systems News, Security Today, Statewide Cen- tral Station, and XtraSales. Security industry profession- als looking to support Mission 500 can help in a variety of ways, including joining or mak- ing a donation toward this year's service trip to Puerto Rico, vol- unteering to help with the Secu- rity 5K/2K at ISC West 2019, participating in a teambuilding event with their colleagues or customers, or by making finan- cial donations. SSN m ission 500 softball game a win-win en and burn center in New York City area foster stronger industry alliances and partner with law enforcement to achieve mutual goals. I am proud to be part of an industry whose focus is making our communities safer." The Jay Hauhn Excel- lence in Partnerships Award is named in honor of Jay Hauhn. During his tenure as SIA's chairman of the board, Hauhn demonstrat- ed a steadfast commitment to fostering collaboration among industry trade asso- ciations. Folsom is the seventh recipient of the Jay Hauhn Excellence in Partnerships Award. Previous winners include Steve Van Till, Tim Eckersley, Ray Coulombe, Mike Howard, Tom Cellucci and Jay Hauhn. SSN Continued from page 3 Fol S om SECURITY SYSTEMS NEWS Nov EM b ER 2018 NEWS 5

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