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Chief Dennis Compton

Glatfelter Award Recognizes Chief Dennis Compton’s Extraordinary Service to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is pleased to present the 2020 Arthur J. Glatfelter Distinguished Service Award to Chief Dennis (Denny) Compton, former Chairman of the NFFF Board of Directors.  READ


Debit Card

Honoring Heroes. The Thin Red Line Debit Card.

– The Thin Red Line Debit Card is the first in our series of community checking accounts. Honoring our everyday heroes and supporting organizations with every purchase. Firefighters and their family members can pay with pride while supporting the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. Open Yours Today! READ


Columbia Southern University Scholarship Fund

The NFFF/CSU Scholarship Could Be Yours, Apply Today

– The CSU/NFFF Scholarship covers up to 60 credit hours toward one online degree program and 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. READ


Niagara Falls - CFFF & NFFF

Niagara Falls to Be Lit Up in Red for International Firefighters’ Day

– On May 4th, International Firefighters’ Day and in honor of the world’s firefighters, Niagara Falls will be transformed into an incredible, red colored water and light masterpiece on both sides of the American Canadian border. READ


9/11 20th Anniversary Commemorative Challenge Coin

Order Your 9/11 20th Anniversary Commemorative Challenge Coin

– This two inch 9/11 20th Anniversary Commemorative Challenge Coin features a 3D rendering of the 9-11 Memorial in the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Park at the National Emergency Training Center in Emmitsburg, Maryland. It is solid brass, with dual-plated gold and silver finish, and with beveled edges and cut out details. READ


Deputy Chief William Goldfeder, EFO

Deputy Fire Chief Billy Goldfeder, NFFF Board Member, Receives the Mason Lankford Fire Service Leadership Award

– Chief Goldfeder's contributions to firefighter safety, health, and survival capture the spirit of the Mason Lankford Award, which embraces the importance of advocacy and leadership on behalf of all firefighters and emergency services personnel. READ


SILO

Creators of the New Film SILO Partners with the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is proud to partner with film distributor Oscilloscope on the release of their new film SILO on May 7th. The creators of this upcoming motion picture, inspired by true events, will be donating five percent (5%) of the price from the rental of the film to the NFFF.  READ


NFFF Connect

NFFF IC-to-IC Discussion – Prince William County Residential Fire

– This webinar features a discussion with Deputy Chief James Forgo about a Prince William County (VA) residential fire that resulted in a line-of-duty death in April 2007. » Watch the Webinar READ


Memorial Monday

Memorial Monday – Texas City Disaster

– The Texas City Disaster is the nation’s worst industrial disaster which injured over 3,500 and claimed the lives of 568, including 27 Texas City firefighters. READ


International Firefighters' Day 2021

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Observes International Firefighters’ Day 2021

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation will celebrate International Firefighters’ Day on May 4, 2021. We invite communities, businesses, fire departments, and media to join us in celebrating and highlighting the great work firefighters do every day, and to thank them for all that they do to keep us safe. READ