2017 Memorial Ceremony

2017 CALIFORNIA FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL CEREMONY

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The California Fire Foundation invites you to join us memorialize the sacrifice and dedication of California’s fallen heroes at the 15th Anniversary California Firefighters Memorial Ceremony on September 30, 2017 at 11:30am. The ceremony will be held at the California Firefighters Memorial located in Capitol Park, Sacramento, CA. A special 15th anniversary tribute will be held on the evening of Friday, September 29, 2017. The tribute will include a solemn candlelight procession to the Memorial site and special remembrances.

15TH ANNIVERSARY CA FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL TRIBUTE INFO

California Firefighters Memorial Safety Stand Down

The California fire service is, once again, urging all California firefighters and their families to stand down to honor our fallen. In a joint letter, CPF President Lou Paulson and CalChiefs President Michael DuRee urged all firefighters to participate in the September 30th Memorial Ceremony, either in person or by standing down at 11:30am on Saturday, September 30, 2017 and viewing the ceremony via live stream.

MORE INFORMATION AND LIVE VIDEO STREAM HERE.

For families with a loved one being placed on the wall, CLICK HERE.

Pipe Bands and Pipers and Drummers who wish to participate in the 2017 California Firefighters Memorial CLICK HERE.

CLICK HERE to see the names being added to the Memorial Wall in 2017.

CLICK HERE to view photos from the 2016 California Firefighters Memorial Ceremony where we remembered those heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice to keep California safe.

NOTE: Completed Memorial Wall Applications for the 2017 California Firefighters Memorial Ceremony need to be submitted by June 1, 2017. CLICK HERE to access the application. Questions can be directed to California Fire Foundation Coordinator Christine Harms at 916-641-1707 or charms@cpf.org.

Check back here for additional details as the event nears.