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Are those bugles or plungers? A message about firefighter cancer

New Videos: Watch Hero Tributes from 2014 Memorial Weekend

Survivors share stories about their firefighter during the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend.
» Watch All the Hero Tribute Videos

2015-2016 Scholarship Applications Now Available Online

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation offers assistance for post-secondary education and training to spouses, life partners, children and stepchildren of firefighters honored at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial. Applications are due April 1, 2015.
» Sarbanes Scholarship Program & Eligibility
» Columbia Southern University Scholarship

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Resolve to reduce line of duty deaths for the New Year

There is little doubt the most important element in firefighter safety is you, the firefighter. Join the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation in a new goal of vastly reducing the number of firefighters injured, and to lower the number of line-of-duty deaths each year to below 50.


Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Safety Leadership Award

The Sarbanes award recognizes organizations for their outstanding leadership in advancing health and safety in the fire service.


Annual Survivor Holiday Tree Lighting

Since 2003, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation has invited survivors to make personal ornaments in honor of their firefighters to hang on the trees in the chapel. Each year, relatives and coworkers attend the annual tree lighting for an evening of comfort and friendship.
» Also: Holiday Trees Honor Loved Ones


Organ Donor Autopsy Concerns

Autopsies are not required to file for, or receive PSOB benefits. If an autopsy is performed, a copy of the autopsy is generally requested to establish the cause of death. However, if an autopsy is not performed, the PSOB Office simply requests that the department provide a statement that an autopsy was not performed.


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NFFF 2015 – 2016 Scholarship Applications Accepted

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation offers financial assistance for post-secondary education and training to spouses, life partners, children and stepchildren of firefighters honored at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial.
» Also: Columbia Southern Univ. Scholarship


Firehouse World

January 27, 2015 12:00 – 5:00pm
January 28, 2015 9:00 AM – 3:00pm
San Diego Convention Center – San Diego, CA
Visit the NFFF Booth# 1825.


2015 FDNY Symposium

March 18-19, 2015
FDNY Training Academy – New York, NY
The FDNY Symposium provides attendees with cutting-edge research and training, while allowing the FDNY to share their best practices on a national and international scale.


First Responder Appreciation Event

March 22, 2015
Auto Club Speedway – Fontana, CA
This special offer for first responders includes reserved grandstand tickets, pre-event pass, and a donation to the NFFF – All for $99!