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NFFF Supports Development of Resource for Child Burn Survivors

– This program was developed through the collaborative efforts of a number of fire service organizations and corporate partners, including the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. READ


Climbing to the Top with George Burnham

– Inspired by that first climb, he has since participated in climbs in Manchester, New Hampshire, Springfield, Missouri and Indianapolis, Indiana at FDIC. READ


National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to Benefit from the 2015 Digital Ally Open

– The 2015 Digital Ally Open will be played Aug. 6-9 at Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate in nearby Overland Park. A week-long schedule of events beginning on Aug. 3rd will include a Pro-Am on Wednesday, Aug. 5th. READ


AXIS Accident & Health Is Making a Difference

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) welcomes AXIS Accident & Health as a 2015 Bronze Sponsor and partner to support the Foundation’s work. READ


NFFF salutes all Emergency Medical Service Providers

– Sunday, May 17, 2015 marks the beginning of National EMS Week and presents an opportunity to honor the men and women who deliver pre-hospital 9-1-1 emergency medical care throughout the United States.  READ


Best wishes to Dr. Denis Onieal from the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

– Congratulations to Dr. Denis Onieal on his appointment to Deputy U.S. Fire Administrator. He replaces Glenn Gaines who died last month of a heart attack while mowing his lawn. READ


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A First Fold Remembrance Collection Can Make a Difference

– First Fold has created The First Fold Remembrance Collection in recognition and support of America’s fallen heroes. Sales from this collection will benefit the NFFF. READ


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.  READ


One Step at a Time

– The Rituals series explores the psyche and habits of extraordinary individuals to find out how they survive, thrive, and gain focus. This episode shares the ritual of Greg Collaco, a San Francisco firefighter who uses stair climbing to fight PTSI. READ


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Give the gift of great advice

– Do you know someone who is a firefighter or responder, is married to, is the parent of, a friend of or a survivor of one? Do you like books about real people and their life experiences? READ