Fire Fighters Foundation Extractor Goal

The Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston cares about the health and safety of the brave men and women of the Houston Fire Department. We are raising funds so that every one of the 95 stations has a extractor in place to clean and help rid the Fire Fighters’ gear of dangerous carcinogens that can [...]

By |2019-07-11T20:38:09-05:00July 11th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Fire Fighters Foundation Extractor Goal

HFD- Wish List- May 24, 2019

FIRE FIGHTERS FOUNDATION OF HOUSTON HFD- EQUIPMENT REQUEST LIST AS OF MAY 24, 2019 PRIORITY: Extractors at all HFD Fire Station app. cost 9K 26 funded of the 93 stations. Plymovent for 11 station ineligibles for Grant funding. Pole Slide Pads for two story stations- App. 48 Passenger vehicle for Honor Guard/Funeral use- Black vehicle [...]

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CITGO Donation Funds Life-saving Equipment for Houston Firefighters

CITGO Petroleum Corporation recently presented Houston firefighters with a donation towards the purchase of new, life-saving equipment. On May 31, CITGO delivered the Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston (“FFFH”), the only recognized charity of the Houston Fire Department, with a donation earmarked for extractors – machines that clean cancer-causing material from the firefighters’ clothing and [...]

By |2019-07-02T22:53:16-05:00July 2nd, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on CITGO Donation Funds Life-saving Equipment for Houston Firefighters

Fire Fighters Foundation Salutes Our First Responders

For Immediate Release Contact: Lee Vela 281.748.3095 (Houston) – The Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston extends our deepest sympathy to the families of our fallen Fire Fighters killed in today’s horrific fire. Our thoughts and prayers are with those injured as well. We as Houstonians rely on fire fighters as our first responders. For more [...]

By |2018-04-11T18:43:15-05:00March 31st, 2013|Latest News|Comments Off on Fire Fighters Foundation Salutes Our First Responders

HFD- Wish List – Sept. 7, 2011

FIRE FOUNDATION OF HOUSTON HFD-EQUIPMENT REQUEST LIST AS OF SEPTEMBER 7, 2011 The VJTF-Fire Training Academy is requesting: Rescue Randy Manikins (6), 6’1” 165 lbs. to be used in training scenarios. $1,129.85 X6 =$6,780. Scott Eagle X Thermal Imaging Cameras (2) Used by Instructors to evaluate students during Live Fire Training while at VJTF. $6,475 [...]

By |2018-04-11T19:56:44-05:00September 8th, 2011|Latest News|Comments Off on HFD- Wish List – Sept. 7, 2011

HFD Introduces Newly Donated Rescue Boat, With Live Training

The Houston Fire Department (HFD), Council Member Mike Sullivan, District E, Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston (FFFH) and The Gulf Coast Ike Relief Fund today introduced the newest addition of the Houston Fire Department's rescue equipment, a rapid response boat, during a press conference at Deussen Park. Acquisition of the new rescue boat was made [...]

By |2018-04-11T20:04:59-05:00May 5th, 2010|Latest News|Comments Off on HFD Introduces Newly Donated Rescue Boat, With Live Training

Fourth Annual Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston Dinner

For the last four years the Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston has been raising funds to purchase supplemental equipment and supplies for the men and women of the Houston Fire Department. An annual "The Face of Heroes...Answering the Call" dinner is held to show our community's appreciation for these brave men and women that regularly [...]

By |2018-05-11T01:08:44-05:00August 21st, 2009|Latest News|Comments Off on Fourth Annual Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston Dinner

Third Annual Gala- Sept. 11, 2008

The Third Annual Fire Fighters Gala will be held on Thursday, September 11, 2008. The Gala will benefit the Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston, which was established in 2006 to provide essential equipment that is beyond the scope of funds provided through the City budget. The event is also a way to express our gratitude [...]

By |2018-04-11T20:11:31-05:00June 1st, 2008|Latest News|Comments Off on Third Annual Gala- Sept. 11, 2008