Paul S. Sarbanes

Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award

Call for Nominations: 2017 Sarbanes Safety Leadership Award

The Sarbanes Award recognizes organizations for outstanding leadership in advancing firefighter health and safety.
The deadline for submitting applications is February 17, 2017.

Submit an Award Application Now


Thank You for Your Support in 2016!

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and our survivors thank you for your support in 2016 and wish you a happy and safe 2017.


National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Scholarship Programs

Applications Accepted for the 2017-2018 Scholarships

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. Children and stepchildren must be under age 30 and have been under age 22 at the time of the firefighter’s death. Applications must be postmarked and received by April 1, 2017.
» Download the Scholarship Application

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50,000 Registered Users on FireHeroLearningNetwork.com!

Find out what 50,000 of your fire service colleagues already know – The Firehero Learning Network is THE place for free, online, up-to-date training and information.
» Visit: FireHeroLearningNetwork.com


All the best to Cathy and Linda

It is with mixed emotions that we announce the retirements of two extraordinary Foundation staff members, Cathy Hedrick and Linda Hurley. We are grateful for all they have done to advance the Foundation’s programs.
» Send a card or note of congratulations


Call to Action for Holiday Safety Following Tragic Maryland Fire

Sher Grogg talks about how she lost her brother, sister-in-law, and their four grandchildren in a devastating Christmas tree fire in 2015. She offers holiday safety tips so that other families do not have to experience this tragedy.


New firefighter tribute video kicks-off NFFF fundraiser

Singer/songwriter Dave Carroll’s new music video, “The Fallen and the Brave” honors firefighters who died in the line of duty.


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NFFF 2017 – 2018 Scholarship Applications Accepted

January 1 – April 1, 2017
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.


Firehouse World 2017

Feburary 7 – 8, 2017
San Diego Convention Center – San Diego, CA
Visit the NFFF in Booth #2115.


FDIC 2017

April 24 – 29, 2017
Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium – Indianapolis, IN
Visit the NFFF Booth #10074.
» 2017 FDIC 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb


2017 Wellness Conference for Survivors

May 7-9, 2017
Embassy Suites by Hilton Charleston Historic District – Charleston, SC
Designed to rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit, this conference offers tools for improving your well-being.