During this season of giving thanks, we celebrate our nation’s firefighters, who answer the call to duty every day. We also remember those firefighters who gave their lives while serving our communities as we continue to honor and support their families.
The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) will again mark #GivingTuesday as #FireHeroTuesday on December 3, 2019. On this global day of giving, you can help us honor America’s fallen fire heroes, assist their families, and work to prevent firefighter line-of-duty deaths and injuries.
You can show your support of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation by:
- Signing up for our newsletters to see how your support helps all year long
- Making a one-time or recurring gift
- Interacting with us on social media every day
- By Starting your very own Everydayhero fundraising page and set your own goals
- Share why your support the NFFF by posting your #unselfie
#GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. In just seven years, Giving Tuesday has radically changed how we think about generosity and showed just how much power communities everywhere have to create change. Millions of people around the world have participated in the movement. This occurs annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving (in the United States) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday to kick-off the holiday giving season.
“Through the compassion that Giving Tuesday encourages, we know we will be able to develop new and expand existing programs and services to meet the needs of the families and firefighters in our care,” said Chief Ronald Siarnicki, Executive Director of the NFFF.
Learn more about the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and how you can make #GivingTuesday a #FireHeroTuesday on December 3. Go to memorialweek.wpengine.com/firehero-tuesday.