Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has renewed its partnership with the California Fire Foundation (CFF) by providing $1.2 million for a Wildfire Safety and Preparedness grant. Read More
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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-Paramedic Brian “Buck” Ballentine, 55, passed away on July 14, 2020 due … Read More
The Los Angeles City Fire Department and United Firefighters of Los Angeles City, Local 112 are saddened to announce the loss of one of their own. Firefighter III/Paramedic Jose M. Perez passed away on July 25, due to complications of COVID-19. He … Read More
CALIFORNIA FIRE FOUNDATION DONATES $5,000 TO IMPERIAL VALLEY FOOD BANK DURING THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK (SACRAMENTO) As California continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, the California Fire Foundation is stepping forward to help communities severely impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. … Read More
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – The California Fire Foundation and Sysco joined forces to help communities impacted by the COVID-19 crisis, and South Lake Tahoe was recently a beneficiary. The two groups gifted over $5,000 in relief efforts to the … Read More