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Honor a Hero

You Can Remember Fallen Firefighters With Bricks On the Walk Of Honor®

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is asking for support from the community to place a brick on our Walk of Honor® in memory of firefighters who died while serving their communities in 2019 and in previous years. These men and women were memorialized on the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in 2020. READ


Fill the Boot

Fill the Boot for Fallen Firefighters

– A time-honored tradition in the Fire Service, “Fill the Boot” campaigns traditionally raised funds in the community that were crucial for maintaining a fire department including equipment, apparatus, and other department needs. The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation asks you to be an "everydayhero" to our community by starting your own fundraiser. READ


Legacies in Leadership

NFFF Launches “Legacies in Leadership” Website

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is proud to announce the “Legacies in Leadership” website, which contains thoughts and advice from the past and present fire service leaders to the next generation of fire service influencers.    » Visit the Website READ


With Your Help...

With Your Help…

– As the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) enters its 30th year of service, we remain committed to our core mission and values. With help from our staff, volunteers, affiliates and partners, your extra efforts and dedication to the NFFF’s mission ensured that we would not just survive the time of COVID but surpass expectations. READ


Troy Markel

NFFF Board Spotlight: Troy Markel

– Read more about Troy Markel, National Fallen Firefighters Foundation's Chairman of the Board of Directors. READ


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