The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District and Contra Costa County Firefighters, Local 1230 are saddened to announce the passing of one of their own in the line of duty. Fire Captain Roger Harless passed away on January 9, 2019 … Read More
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The Los Angeles County Fire Department and Los Angeles County Firefighters Local 1014 are saddened to announce the passing of one of their own in the line of duty. Firefighter Russell Fagan passed away on November 24, 2018 from job-related cancer. He was 56 years … Read More
Aerojet Rocketdyne and Its Philanthropic Foundation Increase Support for California Wildfire Victims and First Responders
Aerojet Rocketdyne today announced that as a result of the generosity of employee contributions to California wildfire disaster relief efforts, the company has increased its dollar-for-dollar match to $100,000. Approximately 2,200 of Aerojet Rocketdyne’s 5,000 employees live and work in … Read More
The Walt Disney Company has committed $500,000 to support relief and recovery efforts in response to the wildfires that continue to threaten California. The donation will provide support to firefighters on the front lines as they work to contain the … Read More
Three wildfires in California have displaced hundreds of thousands of people and destroyed thousands of homes. So far, 44 people have died. As of Tuesday, 125,000 acres had been burned by the fire in the northern part of the state, called … Read More