Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award Introduced

Tony Campisi, President/CEO of Glatfelter Insurance Group and Troy Markel, President of VFIS, a division of Glatfelter Insurance Group, accepted the inaugural award in honor of Mr. Glatfelter.
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Hal Bruno Honored at Legends and Icons Celebration

For countless firefighters and their families, Hal Bruno was a reliable voice of reason and compassion for the U.S. Fire Service. On Friday, July 17, Hal Bruno’s legacy was celebrated when he was posthumously inducted to the Firehouse Hall of Fame during Firehouse Expo’s Legends and Icons Celebration in Baltimore.

2015 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend

Make Bells Ring from Coast to Coast

Join Bells Across America for Fallen Firefighters by holding a small ceremony in your community to recognize heroes who gave the ultimate sacrifice protecting us.
» Learn More About Bells Across America for Fallen Firefighters
» Participate in Bells Across America for Fallen Firefighters
» View the 2015 Memorial Weekend Roll of Honor
» How You Can Attend the 2015 Memorial Weekend
» Other Ways to Honor Firefighters in Your Community


FDNY, National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Honor Nation’s Bravest

The National Stair Climb, scheduled for October 10 at Citi Field, will expand the scope of this tradition to remember all of America’s fallen firefighters, and is the first event of its kind to take place in New York City with the support of the FDNY.
» Climb in Baltimore to honor the FDNY 343
» More: Find a Stair Climb in Your Area

2015 Fire Service Survivors Conference Provides Healing and Support

When a firefighter dies in the line of duty, life changes forever for the surviving family members. A four-day conference for adult survivors of firefighters who have been honored at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial includes workshops related to grief, wellness, self-care, and practical skills.

Taking Roll Call: Private Charles M. Chamberlin Jr.

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is looking for family members, department members, or friends to send any information you may have regarding the line-of-duty death of a firefighter before 1981.

A Gift to the Fire Service

Dave Carroll, the award-winning singer/songwriter released “The Fallen and the Brave” for the NFFF.
» Donate & Download: The Fallen & the Brave


National Stair Climb presented by United Technologies

October 10, 2015
Citi Field – New York, NY
“The National Stair Climb is a tremendous way to honor all firefighters from across our country who have made the ultimate sacrifice,” said Chief Ronald J. Siarnicki, executive director of the NFFF. “This climb is also a way to let the families know the legacies of their loved ones are remembered by so many.”

2015 NFFF Memorial Stair Climbs

April – November 2015
Locations Across the U.S.
The NFFF Memorial Stair Climbs are not timed races, but a way to remember firefighters who have died in the line of duty.

Fallen Firefighters Memorial Golf

May – November 2015
Locations Across the U.S.
Now in its 12th year, the golf program has grown to over 30 tournaments that help the NFFF support survivors of fallen firefighters.

Fire-Rescue International 2015

August 26 – 29, 2015
Georgia World Congress Center – Atlanta, GA
Visit the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Booth located at Booth #2348.
» 2015 FRI 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb