Honor your fellow firefighters who died in the line of duty

On October 1st, join hundreds of other firefighters in New York to honor the fallen at the 3rd Annual National Stair Climb for Fallen Firefighters at Belmont Park. This event benefits the FDNY Counseling Services Unit (CSU) and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF).

Register Now for the National Stair Climb

Registration Ends July 31 – Register Today!

Cancer Doesn’t Discriminate: How Can You Prevent Firefighter Cancer?

As the number of firefighters and their families affected by occupational cancer steadily increases, improving education, prevention measures and support are imperative. The Fire Service Occupational Cancer Alliance is hosting the Fire Service Occupational Cancer Symposium on Sept. 7-8, 2017.
Register Before July 31!

#BeatFFCancer • #FSCancerSymposium • #EducatePreventSupport


Chief Neil Svetanics, Friend of the Foundation

We extend our deepest sympathy to Chief Svetanics’ daughters and grandchildren and to his many friends in the fire service.

Remembering Ray Pfeifer: An Inspiration for All

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation was extremely saddened to learn of Ray Pfeifer’s passing on Sunday. Ray was a friend of the Foundation and an inspiration. He was a leader and role model whose compassion for others was extraordinary. Ray Pfeifer will be deeply missed.

The Makers of Hormel® Chili Set Out to Crown America’s Best Firehouse Chili

The contest will take place over three months. Firefighters will be encouraged to submit their best chili recipe to HORMEL® Chili for judging.
» America’s Best Firehouse Chili

The Smokehouse Benefiting the NFFF is Coming to Dover International Speedway on Sunday, Oct. 1

Dover International Speedway is expanding its annual salute to our hometown heroes by welcoming all fans to The Smokehouse.
» Get Tickets at DoverSpeedway.com


National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Golf 2017

June – November 2017
Locations Across the U.S.
Now in its 14th year, the golf program has grown to over 30 tournaments that help the NFFF support survivors of fallen firefighters.
» Find a Golf Tournament Near You

9/11 Memorial Stair Climbs

April – November 2017
Locations Across the U.S.
The 9/11 Memorial Stair Climbs are not timed races, but a way for everyone to remember America’s fallen firefighters.
» Find a Stair Climb Near You

Fire-Rescue International 2017

July 27 – 29, 2017
Charlotte Convention Center – Charlotte, NC
Visit the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation in Booth #1744 at Fire-Rescue International 2016.

Fire Service Occupational Cancer Symposium

September 7-8, 2017
Sheraton Grand Phoenix Hotel – Phoenix, AZ
As the number of firefighters affected by occupational cancer increases, improving education, prevention and support is imperative.