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The NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION is a 501(c)(3) non-profit created in 1992 by an Act of Congress with the mission to honor America’s fallen fire heroes and provide resources to assist their survivors in rebuilding their lives. The NFFF provides support services to help both families and departments deal with line-of-duty deaths, awards scholarships for survivor family members, and leads a major national initiative to reduce line-of-duty firefighter deaths.  Each October the NFFF hosts the official national tribute to all firefighters who have died in the line of duty at their National Memorial Site in Emmitsburg, MD.


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Lyman & Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History, Springfield MA

Dallas logoThe Dallas 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb provides an incredibly symbolic tribute in an intensely physical setting.  Firefighters, police officers and EMS workers climb 110 stories (the height of the former Twin Towers) to honor the fallen heroes of 9/11.

The FDNY Foundation is the official not-for-profit of the Fire Department of
New York established to promote fire safety in New York City and the professional development, training and education of members of the FDNY.

Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors is dedicated to ensuring that every burn survivor, their loved ones and caregivers have the support they need on their road to recovery.   With the motto Recover Renew Return, their “core belief is that support from someone who has truly ‘been there’ can provide the hope needed for recovery of mind, body, and spirit.”

Friends of Firefighters, Inc, is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit community organization
dedicated to assisting the New York City firefighting community. Their ongoingmission is to provide long-term support and services through confidential counseling,wellness services, and other personal assistance required by firefighters and their families.

Tuesday’s Children is a non-profit family service organization that has made a
long term commitment to every individual impacted by the events of September 11,2001, promoting healing and recovery by strengthening family resilience, providingindividual coping and life management skills and creating community throughprograms, mental health support and family engagement opportunities.

The Firefighter Cancer Support Network provides Fire Department members
and their families with an opportunity to receive assistance when dealing with cancer.

The National Volunteer Fire Council is the leading nonprofit membership
association representing the interests of the volunteer fire, EMS and rescueservices. The NVFC serves as the voice of the volunteer in the national arena andprovides invaluable tools, resources, programs and advocacy for first responders across the nation.

The U.S. Fire Administration is an entity of the Department of Homeland
Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), with a mission toprovide national leadership to foster a solid foundation for our fire and emergencyservices stakeholders in prevention, preparedness and response.

The Military Firefighter Heritage Foundation is based on the grounds of the Goodfellow Air Force Base in San Angelo, Texas.  Goodfellow, home to the Department of Defense Fire Academy, is where the military trains all its firefighters.  The MFHF restores and maintains the historical fire equipment that surrounds its memorial to all military firefighters who have died in the line of duty.

The Mesothelioma Cancer Center is dedicated to spreading awareness about the dangers of asbestos exposure and Mesothelioma Cancer. Many firefighters are unaware that they are exposed to this toxic material. Through education and support from their patient advocates and outreach team, they hope to make people aware of the warning signs and symptoms of asbestos exposure.

Mesothelioma Help Now educates and supports mesothelioma patients and their families.

Mesothelioma Group We’re a small team of healthcare professionals, patient advocates, and communication specialists who have one goal: to lead the way in supporting and encouraging mesothelioma patients and their families.

Mesothelioma Symptoms A single resource pulling together everything related to asbestos to promote education and awareness for victims, their families, and the general public.

Mesothelioma Lawyer Center A guide to the legal options available to asbestos victims, so that victims and their families can pay for medical expenses and receive compensation for the pain and suffering they endure.

Treat Mesothelioma is dedicated to the assistance and guidance of asbestos and mesothelioma victims around the world, insuring hope and providing palliative care and comprehensive information through articles, pictures, and educational videos. provides the latest information on mesothelioma treatments, world-renowned doctors, Veteran benefits, and financial assistance for victims and family.

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