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2014 Hal Bruno Camps for Children of Fallen Firefighters

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation held two weekend camps for children of fallen firefighters this past summer. These camps balance fun, silly activities with more serious work developing problem solving skills and dealing with the far-reaching effects of losing a parent. For some, it was their first opportunity to connect with other people their age who have experienced something similar. READ


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Remembering Our Friend Glenn Gaines

– Glenn Gaines was a long-time friend of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and often visited the Fallen Firefighters Memorial Chapel where he spent time in quiet reflection. He will be missed, and we offer our most sincere condolences to his family and loved ones.  READ


Your ordinary smartphone can now be extraordinary

– For every sale purchased using the FIREHERO promotion code, Seek Thermal will donate an additional 10% to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.  READ


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National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Looks Like New

– On Monday, April 6, the Maltese Cross and the plaque bearing President Ronald Reagan’s signature were returned to the iconic centerpiece in Emmitsburg, MD. They were removed from the monument during the winter for restoration.
» Memorial Live Web Cam. READ


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Displaying your commitment to family

– Qalo is devoted to giving back and supporting organizations that aim to improve life for others and will donate 10 percent of the sales from The Thin Red Line rings to the NFFF.  READ


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Climb to honor and remember the 343 fallen heroes of FDNY

– Go to regonline.com/stairclimb15-fdic to register today. You can also register on site at the NFFF Booth #6010 (April 20-23) in the Indianapolis Convention Center, and on April 24th at the Pierce Booth in Lucas Oil Stadium. READ


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NFFF thanks Charmin for comforting survivors of the fallen and firefighters nationwide

– Josh Henderson, former “Dallas” star and project spokesman, presented a check to Vina Drennan, an NFFF board member and fire service survivor, at a firehouse in Moonachie, NJ on March 17th.  READ


The Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award to Be Presented to the International Association of Fire Fighters

– The awards will be presented at the 27th Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner on April 16th, 2015 in Washington, DC.  READ


Three National Organizations Join Together To Commend Connecticut Fire Sprinkler Coalition

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF), Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, and Common Voices always stand in support of state efforts that take action to include fire sprinklers in the construction of new homes. READ


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Rest Assured for the Next Generation of Firefighters

– Each purchase of the new firefighter print Zipadee-Zip® wearable blanket sleeper from Sleeping Baby Inc. will support the work of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF). READ