To the cold and wet (or warm and dry) the NFFF says Thanks!

– The 24-Hour Cold Water Challenge has captured the creative minds and generous hearts of many firefighters, survivors and NFFF supporters. To those who are taking the plunge, we thank you.  READ

Fire Hero Learning Network Launches Operational Checklists

– Checklists are an integral part of fire service operations. They help reduce the possibility of errors and ensure incidents run smoothly. READ

Returning to a Table Near You: Tribute Red Wine Blend

– The sale of 2010 Tribute Red Wine Blend from Distant Cellars Winery in support of the NFFF was a great success. If you missed out last year, you won't want to let it happen again. READ

Trouble in Mind

– The suicide of an active, high-profile chief sent a shock wave through the nation’s fire service. READ

Video: FDIC 2014 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

– Get an inside look at the 2014 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb held at this year's Fire Department Instructor's Conference (FDIC) in Indianapolis READ

UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute in Partnership with NIST and FDNY Launch New Training

– The interactive training takes learners through a research timeline of the previous fire dynamics research conducted by NIST and UL, all of the details that went into the tests, test results, and tactical considerations derived from the test results.  READ

NFFF Receives 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator for Second Year

– For the public and firefighters it's important to know their generous donations to fire service charities are having an impact and making a difference.  READ

Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award to be Presented to Three Organizations For Outstanding Achievements to Improve Firefighter Health and Safety

– The Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) have selected the Office of the State Fire Commissioner for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and a unique partnership between the Oklahoma Council on Firefighter Training and INTEGRIS Heart Hospital as the co-recipients of the 2014 Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award. READ

Texas Fire Chiefs’ Association Receives NFFF Seal of Excellence Award

– Chiefs' efforts created state drive for all fire service personnel to complete the NFFF Courage to be Safe® program The Texas Fire Chiefs' Association doesn't just talk about firefighter safety,... READ

NFFF Seal of Excellence Award for Rhode Island Association of Fire Chiefs

– Chiefs fought bill exempting seat belt use for first responders. The NFFF Seal of Excellence Award is presented to the Rhode Island Fire Chiefs Association during their December meeting and... READ