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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. READ


17th Annual Truman Legacy Symposium

Announcing the 17th Annual Harry S. Truman Legacy Symposium – a Partnership of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and the Key West Harry S. Truman Foundation

– The 17th Annual Harry S. Truman Legacy Symposium will be held on May 5-6, 2019, on the historic grounds of the Harry S. Truman Little White House in Key West, Florida. READ


2019 Knicks 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

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

– The New York Knicks and Chase will hold the Second Annual Knicks 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb at 12:00 pm on Sunday, April 7, inside Madison Square Garden. READ


2019 Fire Hero Family Wellness Conference

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. READ


National Burn Awareness Week

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. READ


Project Roll Call

Help Expand the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Park

– Honor firefighters who died in the line of duty prior to 1981 on the Walk of Honor® by making a donation for Project Roll Call.  READ


A Message from Our New Outreach Assistant, Dana Vandergrift

– Our new Outreach Assistant, Dana, enjoys being able to help others and asks that you contact her if she can assist you in any way. READ


Celebrating a Year of Resilience: A Look Back at Family Programs in 2018

– National Fallen Firefighters Foundation's Family Programs looks back at 2018 as a year of healing, connection, and resilience. READ


Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award

Nominations Now Open for 2019 Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award

– In appreciation for Art’s achievements, the NFFF has created the Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award to recognize exceptional service to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.
» Download the Application Form READ


2019-2020 Scholarships

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. READ