Congressional Record - May 23, 2019

Historic Event Added to the Congressional Record

The 17th Annual Harry S. Truman Legacy Symposium and Fire Forum, which revisited Truman’s 1947 National Conference on Fire Prevention, was entered into the Congressional Record on May 23, 2019.

Aurora Battalion Chief Wendy Lippman Receives Firefighter Hero Award from NFFF & MAGLITE®

Lippman was honored in a ceremony on June 25, 2019, by MAGLITE® and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation for her extraordinary commitment to the emotional health of firefighters.

Battalion Chief Wendy Lippman

fire sprinkler systems and automatic fire alarm systems

Share Your Fire Code Experiences for an Exciting, New Documentary

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is looking to tell the stories of how fire and life safety codes have impacted your community, department and personnel.

Join Us for the Be Xtraordinary Challenge

X2 All-Natural Energy Drink has partnered with the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and urges the community to get involved in the “Be Xtraordinary Challenge,” a virtual stair climb for those unable to participate in local stair climbs.


Now Accepting Columbia Southern University Scholarship Applications

The Columbia Southern University (CSU) scholarship covers up to 60 hours toward one online degree program with Columbia Southern University. The scholarship will be applied directly to the recipient’s tuition for up to three years or until the completion of the selected online degree program, whichever comes first.

X2 All-Natural Energy Drink Partners with National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

X2 All-Natural Energy Drink announced today a multi-year, multi-faceted partnership with the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation that includes sponsorship of the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climbs.

Read the Spring 2019 Trumpet Newsletter

The Foundation Trumpet Newsletter is the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation’s online quarterly newsletter. This is where you will find the latest news about how we are honoring America’s fallen firefighters, assisting their families, and working to prevent firefighter deaths and injuries.

NFFF to Host the National High School Fire & EMS Cadet Program Symposium

The Symposium, the first event of its kind, will be held July 10-12, 2019, and will empower cadet programs with the tools they need to maximize their learning outcomes.


2019 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Golf Tournaments

April – November 2019
Locations Across the U.S.
Now in its 15th year, the golf program has grown to over 20 tournaments that help the NFFF support families of fallen firefighters.
» Find a Golf Tournament Near You

Fire-Rescue International 2019

August 7 – 10, 2019
Georgia World Congress Center – Atlanta, GA
Visit the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation in Booth #3432 at Fire-Rescue International.
» 1-800-BOARDUP Big Dog Challenge

38th Annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend

October 5 – 6, 2019
NETC – Emmitsburg, MD
Every October, the Foundation sponsors the official national tribute to all firefighters who died in the line of duty during the previous year.

The Race to $1 Million at Dover International Speedway

October 6, 2019
Dover International Speedway – Dover, DE
The event is open to everyone and benefits the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, which assists the families of fallen firefighters. Since 2008, the program has raised over $889,000.