2019 Fire Hero Family Wellness Conference

2019 Fire Hero Family Wellness Conference Registration Now Open

2019 Fire Hero Family Wellness Conference Registration Guide
The 2019 Fire Hero Family Wellness Conference is open to spouses, life partners, parents, adult children and siblings of fallen firefighters honored at the National Memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland. The conference will include opportunities to reflect on your experiences, blend them with your present and gain wisdom and strength for your future. Come join us for wisdom on a healthy balance between holding onto memories, living in the present, and having the ability to plan for a meaningful and happy future. You won’t want to miss the insightful workshops, the presenters, and the activities planned. You won’t want to miss the keynote by New York Times bestselling author, Kate Braestrup, closing remarks by United States Army Staff Sergeant Travis Mills (Retired), insightful workshops, and the activities planned.

2019-2020 Scholarships

Sarbanes Scholarship Applications Accepted Until April 1, 2019

Applications are being accepted through April 1, 2019 for the 2019-2020 Scholarships which provides financial assistance to spouses, life partners, children, and stepchildren of firefighters honored at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial.

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National Burn Awareness Week Raises Awareness and Prevents Burn Injuries

National Burn Awareness Week is February 3 - 9, 2019. The week raises awareness about fire safety and prevention to help lower the number of burn injuries.


Two Organizations Selected Co-Recipients of the Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award

The Florida Firefighters Safety and Health Collaborative and the Denver Fire Department will receive the award at the 31st Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner on April 25, 2019, in Washington, DC.


National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Welcomes New Board Member

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Leonard, Vice President of Motorola Solutions Sales and Services, Inc. for the Mid-Atlantic region to the Foundation’s Board of Directors.


Raise a Glass in Tribute

For the fifth year, Distant Cellars Winery is offering Tribute Wine to support the programs and services of the NFFF.


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NFFF 2019-2020 Scholarship Applications Accepted

January 1 – April 1, 2019
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 2019

March 24 – 28, 2019
Los Angeles Convention Ctr. – Los Angeles, CA
Visit the NFFF in Booth #249.


2019 New York Knicks 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Presented by Chase

April 7, 2019
Madison Square (Garden Chase Square Entrance) – New York, NY
This climb benefits the UFA Widows and Children’s Fund, the FDNY Counseling Services Unit, and the programs provided by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to support the families of our nation’s fallen firefighters.


2019 Fire Hero Family Wellness Conference

May 5 – 7, 2019
Portland Regency Hotel & Spa – Portland, ME
The 2019 Fire Hero Family Wellness Conference is open to spouses, life partners, parents, adult children and siblings of fallen firefighters honored at the National Memorial. This conference includes opportunities to reflect on your experiences, blend them with your present and gain wisdom and strength for your future.