Hal Bruno Honored at Legends and Icons Celebration

– For countless firefighters and their families, Hal Bruno was a reliable voice of reason and compassion for the U.S. Fire Service. On Friday, July 17, Hal Bruno’s legacy was celebrated when he was posthumously inducted to the Firehouse Hall of Fame during Firehouse Expo’s Legends and Icons Celebration in Baltimore. READ

New Award Recognizes Extraordinary Service to NFFF

– Tony Campisi, President/CEO of Glatfelter Insurance Group and Troy Markel, President of VFIS, a division of Glatfelter Insurance Group, accepted the inaugural award in honor of Mr. Glatfelter. READ

Taking Roll Call: Private Charles M. Chamberlin Jr.

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is looking for family members, department members, or friends to send any information you may have regarding the line-of-duty death of a firefighter before 1981.  READ

Climb the stairs of Hilton Baltimore to honor the 343 fallen heroes of FDNY

– For the fifth year, firefighters and the public can honor the 343 members of FDNY who bravely gave their lives on September 11, 2001 by climbing the stairs of the Hilton Baltimore. READ

Make Bells Ring from Coast to Coast

– Join Bells Across America for Fallen Firefighters by holding a small ceremony in your community to recognize heroes who gave the ultimate sacrifice protecting us. READ

Chronicle: Burning Questions (Honoring Our Heroes)

– Chronicle Host Sally Wiggin travels to the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial and looks at the programs that the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation provides to families. READ

Over 25,000 Users on the Firehero Learning Network

– In support of the program the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) developed the Firehero Learning Network, the official online training program that allows the fire service to receive free online training.  READ

FDNY, National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Honor Nation’s Bravest

– The National Stair Climb, scheduled for October 10 at Citi Field, will expand the scope of this tradition to remember all of America’s fallen firefighters, and is the first event of its kind to take place in New York City with the support of the FDNY. » More: Find a Stair Climb in Your Area » Sign Up to Climb in NYC READ

JP Taravella High School club takes 9/11 Stair Climb to new heights

– A high school marketing club from Coral Springs, FL recently showed the world that they will never forget. The DECA Chapter at JP Taravella High School placed 5th among 180 schools in the International Competition for business and marketing programs for their work hosting a 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb to benefit the NFFF.  READ

Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition Board Welcomes NFFF and NVFC

– NFFF honors and supports the families of fallen firefighters, and works to reduce firefighter injuries and fatalities. Fire sprinkler advocacy is among the Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives. READ