Firefighter Appreciation Month


Each September, businesses, celebrities, and individuals join the California Fire Foundation in acknowledging our heroic California firefighters.  Whether hosting an event, activity or donating a specialty item to raise funds for the California Fire Foundation, companies of all sizes showcase their dedication to the community while supporting our local heroes.

To find out how your business can get involved in Firefighter Appreciation Month, CLICK HERE. To sign/submit your agreement form, CLICK HERE.

Individuals can also help support the cause. CLICK HERE to see how you can get involved.

This is not just a month-long fundraising event but also a month-long awareness campaign. Contact Executive Director Hedi Jalon at or 916-641-1707 for more information on how you can participate.

CLICK HERE to see 2016 Firefighter Appreciation Month Highlights.



CLICK HERE to see a Calendar of Events


Bar Lubitsch 

September 1 – September 30

Specialty drink, the Flame, will be exclusively offered in September for Firefighter Appreciation Month. Stop in anytime and enjoy a refreshing drink while supporting the Foundation and CA’s bravest!

Coral Tree Cafe

September 1 – September 30

Order the Firehouse Meatball Sliders during Firefighter Appreciation Month and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the California Fire Foundation to support our heroes.

The Fat Dog

September 1 – September 30

In honor of Firefighter Appreciation Month, The Fat Dog is donating a portion of the proceeds from each hot dog sold for the entire month of September to the California Fire Foundation.

Loteria Grill

September 1 – September 30

Stop into Loteria at the Farmer’s Market, Downtown or Hollywood anytime in September and add a donation to the California Fire Foundation directly onto your receipt. Firefighters can celebrate Firefighter Appreciation Month  with a 10% discount throughout the whole month, just show your badge! Or enjoy a Specialty Avion Tequila Margarita at the Hollywood location to showcase your firefighter support.

Planet Salon

September 1 – September 30

Support the California Fire Foundation and look good while doing so! Head to Planet Salon during the month of September for a fresh look and chance to win one of two Gift Basket Raffles valued at $435!

Panini Kabob Grill

September 4 & 11

Head to one of 6 locations in Playa Vista, Glendale, Santa Monica, Santa Ana, Aliso Viejo and Century City to support California Fire Foundation with 15% of sales benefiting Firefighter Appreciation Month.

Vineyard Vines

September 9
1-5 pm

Update your fall wardrobe at Vineyard Vines in Walnut Creek with 10% off and 10% donated to the California Fire Foundation in honor of Firefighter Appreciation Month


September 20

10% of all sales (dine in, carry out and delivery) on Wednesday, September 20th  from both kitchen24 locations will be donated to the California Fire Foundation in honor of Firefighter Appreciation Month

Hollywood Improv

September 24
7:30 pm

Don’t miss this Hollywood Improv’s Firefighter Appreciation Comedy Show and your chance to support the California Fire Foundation with $10 of each ticket sale. Check back for more details on these other participating Improv locations during the month of September.

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San Jose Improv

Oxnard Levity Live

Ontario Improv

Brea Improv

Irvine Improv