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2019 Hal Bruno Camps for Children of Fallen Firefighters

Register for the Hal Bruno Camps for Children of Fallen Firefighters

It’s camp time again, one of our favorite times of the year! The Fire Hero Family Programs team is pleased to invite you and your children to attend the 8th annual Hal Bruno Camp. This special camp is open to children and step-children whose firefighter parent has been honored or is approved to be honored at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial. This weekend camp gives grieving children a chance to just be children, while also providing a safe space to share with peers who have suffered a similar loss.

Camp will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis until spaces are full or until the registration deadline on May 15, 2019.


Announcing the 17th Annual Harry S. Truman Legacy Symposium

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) and the Key West Harry S. Truman Foundation are pleased to announce the 17th Annual Harry S. Truman Legacy Symposium on May 5-6, 2019. The symposium’s theme this year is “Truman’s Legacy toward Fire Prevention, Fire Safety and Historic Preservation” and is centered on the final report from the 1947 President’s Conference on Fire Prevention.

A Partnership National Fallen Firefighters Foundation & the Key West Harry S. Truman Foundation

17th Annual Truman Legacy Symposium

Learn More About the 17th Annual Symposium


2019 Knicks 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Climb for a Hero at the New York Knicks 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Presented by Chase

The climb will be held on Sunday, April 7, before the Knicks “First Responders Night Presented by Chase” game against the Washington Wizards at Madison Square Garden. Knicks Alumni Earl Monroe and John Wallace, along with other Alumni, will be present at the event.

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2019 Fire Hero Family Wellness Conference Registration Now Open

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. There is space for 100 attendees, on a first-come, first-served basis or until April 1.


Sarbanes Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted

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.


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.


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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.