Posts Categorized: Fundraising News

Did You Know?

Most people know that Congress created the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation in 1992 to honor and remember America’s fallen firefighters and support their families. But…. did you know there has never been any Federal funding allocated for NFFF in the Federal budget?

The Difference YOU Can Make

2022-2023 Scholarship Recipients

Curious about the real-life impact your support of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation has? We invite you to meet our most recent scholarship recipients. We’re so very proud of these young men and women—and are delighted to introduce them to the Fire Hero Family community. Each of the recipients lost a parent firefighter to a line-of-duty death; they received their awards based on their financial need and academic performance.

NFFF Earns 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator for the 7th Year; Once Again Receives GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency

Charity Navigator 4-Star Rating and GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is honored to announce that we have once again earned a 4-Star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. We are equally excited to share that we’ve earned the GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency—their highest level of recognition—for the second year in a row.

Donate Your Old Car to Support NFFF

Donate Your Old Car to Support NFFF

Rather than continue to let your old car sit in sad neglect, donate it to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. We’ll give it a new home and turn your gift into significant funds for our programs and services. We make donating your car, truck, motorcycle, or boat easy, the pick-up is free, and you may even qualify for a tax deduction!

9/11 Memorial Stair Climbs Retrace Heroic Steps

9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

As Americans reflect on the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks this year, nearly 50 cities across the U.S. will pay tribute to the New York Firefighters killed at the World Trade Center. They will do so by symbolically retracing their heroic steps in the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation 9/11 Memorial Stair Climbs.

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator for the 6th Year and Receives the Platinum GuideStar Nonprofit Seal of Transparency

Charity Ratings 2021

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is proud to announce that we have earned a 4-Star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the sixth consecutive time the NFFF has earned this top distinction. We are equally excited to announce that the NFFF has earned the Platinum Seal of Transparency which is the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar. This was accomplished by showcasing the progress and results we are making toward our mission.