Many charities and nonprofit organizations support the fire service – and firefighters and non-firefighters alike can offer their support through donations or volunteerism. Support can be shared directly to local fire departments, fire department foundations and reputable national charities. Additionally, many firefighters offer their support to those in need, underscoring their reputation as humble public servants. This resource page shares important news about the charities that support the fire service as well as information about how to make donations and avoid scams.
- Kan. FFs union calls for investigation into dispatching information in fatal fire
- Over 100 false calls highlighted in fatal Conn. house fire
- Peer support helps Calif. FFs deal positively with stress, trauma
- Retired FDNY FF succumbs to WTC illness
Detroit FFs under investigation for failing to respond to call due to paperwork