The foundation, which gives homes to the families of first responders who are killed, has raised more than $4 million since it was founded by the brothers of Stephen Stiller. He was a firefighter who died on 9/11, ABC News reported.
The Tunnel to Towers Foundation, the Daily News and Skyview Apartments LLC raised more than $800,000 to buy the three-bedroom apartment for Familia’s family.
Familia was shot and killed on July 4th. She was a single mother of three and was the first female NYPD officer killed in the line of duty since 9/11, WABC reported. Police said Alexander Bond shot Familia as she sat in a mobile command unit in the Bronx, ABC News reported.
Genesis, Peter and Delilah are expected to be in their new home by Christmas.