Watch the 2019 Fire Hero Family Tree Lighting

Holiday Season Toolkit

Approaching the Holiday Season

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation has created the Holiday Season Toolkit—a supportive resource focused on fellowship, self-care, and giving back during the holidays.


Truman Fire Forum Report Released

The Truman Fire Forum Report reflects the work that was done from the 17th Annual Truman Legacy Symposium and Fire Forum held in Key West, Florida, in May 2019.


#FireHeroTuesday Kicks Off a Season to Give

#FireHeroTuesday Kicks Off
a Season to Give

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation marked #GivingTuesday as #FireHeroTuesday on December 3, 2019. Starting on this global day of giving, you can help us honor America’s fallen fire heroes, assist their families, and work to prevent firefighter line-of-duty deaths and injuries.


Family Dinner
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Day
Photo by Heather Staley for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Chapel Vigil
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Jillian Stewart for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Wreath Laying – Arlington National Cemetery
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Jillian Stewart for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Jenni McClelland, National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Day
Photo by Jillian Stewart for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Day
Photo by Jenni McClelland, National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Candlelight Service
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Welcome
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Dinner
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Red Helmet Ride
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Jenni McClelland, National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Candlelight Service
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Candlelight Service
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Jillian Stewart for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Candlelight Service
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Day
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Candlelight Service
Photo by Jillian Stewart for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

National Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Welcome
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Returning Family Dinner
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Jenni McClelland, National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Welcome
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

National Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Day
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Candlelight Service
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Service
Photo by Jenni McClelland, National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Day
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Candlelight Service
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Wreath Laying – Arlington National Cemetery
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Family Welcome
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Memorial Weekend Behind the Scenes
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Returning Family Dinner
Photo by Bill Green for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Candlelight Service
Photo by Bill Rowe for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

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Save the Date for the 2020 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend – October 3 – 4, 2020


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CFSI and NFFF Accepting Nominations for the Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award

Co-sponsored by CFSI and the NFFF, the Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award recognizes public safety organizations for outstanding contributions to the advancement of firefighter health and safety. The deadline for submissions is December 6, 2019.


Mary Ann Gibbons Presented With the Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award

The Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award from the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation was presented to Mary Ann Gibbons during Firehouse Expo in Nashville on October 10, 2019.


Video: 2019 Firehouse Expo 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Watch highlights of the 2019 Firehouse Expo 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb held at Nissan Stadium in Nashville on October 11, 2019.


Video: Boot Scootin’ Boogie 2019

Highlights from the annual Boot Scootin’ Boogie held at the Wildhorse Saloon in Nashville during the 2019 Firehouse Expo.


events


Detroit Red Wings Hometown Heroes Night 2019

December 12, 2019
Little Caesars Arena – Detroit, MI
Ticket package includes game ticket, Red Wings jersey, and a $10 donation to the NFFF.


Safety Program Operations – December 2019

December 15 – 20, 2019
National Emergency Training Center – Emmitsburg, MD
This six-day course provides knowledge and practice in the context of current issues to develop strategies of risk management associated with the provision of firefighting and Emergency Medical Services to reduce firefighter fatalities and injuries.


Stress First Aid 2.0 Train-the-Trainer – Reynoldsburg, OH

December 16 – 17, 2019
Ohio Fire Academy – Reynoldsburg, OH


Detroit Red Wings Hometown Heroes Night 2019

December 12, 2019
Little Caesars Arena – Detroit, MI
Ticket package includes game ticket, Red Wings jersey, and a $10 donation to the NFFF.