A lot of firefighters have difficulty with politics and understanding why their union places so much emphasis on being politically active. This article by General President Schaitberger helps to explain. http://www.iaff. Read More...
2016 Scholarship Golf Outing 08/29/16 - IAFF Local 3005
2016 College Scholarship Golf Outing
Local 3005 will be hosting their annual College Scholarship Golf Outing on September 16, 2016 at the beautiful Bolingbrook Golf Club. Spots are still available for both golfers and sponsors. For more information please contact our Golf Chair Jimmy Chau at jchau@yahoo.
Line of Duty Funeral Arrangements - Spencer Chauvin 08/29/16 - IAFF 14th District
Funeral Arrangement for Brother Spencer Chauvin as follows
Visitation – Thursday Sept. 1, 2016 8:30am – 1 pm at St. John Parish Community Center, 2900 Hwy. 51 Laplace, LA
Funeral – Procession will leave the community center at 1 pm with all emergency vehicles and others escorting Brother Spencer Chauvin to St.
Tallahassee Professional Firefighters Endorse 08/29/16 - Tallahassee Professional Fire Fighters
The Tallahassee Professional Firefighters, IAFF Local 2339 is proud to announce endorsements for this years elections! We met with many candidates for many different seats this year and are proud to place our support behind the following candidates.
Local 1009 Officer Nominations - September 22, 2016 08/29/16 - IAFF Local 1009
Brothers and Sisters;
Nominations for officers and the positions listed below for Worcester Fire Fighters Local 1009 will be held on:
Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
19 Temple St.
Line of Duty Death - Spencer Chauvin, IAFF Local 4784 08/29/16 - IAFF 14th District
Below are some news stories concerning the line of duty death of St. John Parish Local 4784 member Spencer Chauvin. This happened yesterday morning when a bus crashed into the fire truck at an accident scene knocking 3 fire fighters over a guard rail. Brother William Mack has been treated and released. Brother Nicholas Saale was in critical condition last night.
County Chapter Special Meeting 08/29/16 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Special Meeting to Review BCFD Promotional Policy # 201-001.
A Special Meeting is scheduled for September 8, 2016 at 1:00p.m. and September 9, 2016 at 10:00a.m in accordance with Article V, Section 6 of the Constitution & By-Laws. The purpose of this meeting will be to discuss the BCFD Promotional Policy #201-001. Please be aware that the meetings will start promptly at the advertised time.
Candidacy for the position of Informational Officer of the PFFM 08/28/16 - IAFF Local 937
Dear Brothers and Sisters,
My name is Brian Capistran and with the anticipation of Billy Cabral being successful in securing the position of Secretary/Treasurer of the Professional Firefighters of Massachusetts, I would like to announce my candidacy for the position of Informational Officer of the PFFM in the upcoming election.
Membership Meeting 08/28/16 - IAFF Local F-102
A Membership Meeting is being scheduled on 12 September 2016 at Crash Station 62 & will commence at 1730 hours. A running agenda has been posted on the Union website calendar for this event/date. Hope to see you there.
MSCFF Endorses Schmitt for State Treasurer 08/27/16 - Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters
Photo credit: The Missouri Times
Members of the International Association of Fire Fighters and the Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters were proudly displaying their Gold and Black signs IAFF Fire Fighters for Schmitt during a press conference that was held in Cape Girardeau, Missouri on August 24th. Senator Eric Schmitt is running for Missouri Treasurer.
Chester Local 1400 Fall Fling 08/27/16 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
Chester Local 1400 and the Delaware County FOP are sponsoring a Fall Fling
October 8, 2016, Monaghan's Pub 414 Powhatan Av, Essington from 1pm to 6pm. $30 per serson included food, beer and wine.
Burn Survivors - Walk With Us event 08/26/16 - Boston Fire Fighters
Join the Boston Firefighters Burn Foundation and the Burn Survivors of New England at the Walk With Us event.
Save our RSA! 08/26/16 - Professional Fire Fighters Of Alabama
The Town hall meetings have begun.
PFFA Fundraiser 08/26/16 - Professional Fire Fighters Of Alabama
The PFFA fundraiser will be starting in Sept.
PFFA E-Board 08/26/16 - Professional Fire Fighters Of Alabama
The PFFA E-Board meeting will be held on Sept 8th at the Birmingham Firefighters Union hall. Lunch will be provided at 11:30am.
Denver Burn Foundation Payday Raffle Winner 08/26/16 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
For over 30 years, the Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation has partnered with Children’s Hospital Colorado and Cheley Colorado Camps to bring almost 80 children from Colorado and across the country to Burn Camp just outside of beautiful Estes Park. This year the camp was held August 15th through the 22nd.
IAFF Behavioral Health Program 08/24/16 - IAFF Local 3472
Behavioral Health and Wellness in the Fire Service
Traditionally, medical and physical fitness have been prioritized above emotional or behavioral fitness in the Fire Service. However, it is clear from the aftermath of 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, and other disasters that these priorities are now changing.
Hamtramck Firefighters Haunted Fowling 08/23/16 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
Join the Hamtramck Firefighters on October 22, 2016 for a Halloween
party you won’t forget – right here in Hamtramck! The Hamtramck
Firefighters’ Haunted Fowling returns at Fowling Warehouse!
is an enjoyable and lively game that combines elements of bowling,
football, and horseshoes.
NNFA Polo Order 08/23/16 - Newport News Firefighter's Association
We are ordering custom NNFA Polo Shirts from Elite Fire Apparel. The polo's are 5.11 Utility Polos for a full description and to order please go to the online store.
New Pink Heals shirts 08/22/16 - Local 2580
Get your "Pink Heals" shirts with our new "Wings" logo.
Pre-order by 8/27 at 11:59pm to choose your color (charcoal gray or pink) & sizes (youth medium to 3XL). We will eventually maintain stock in charcoal gray adult sizes. A limited number of the navy or pink "Boot" shirts are also still available. Proceeds continue to benefit UNC's Lineberger Cancer Center.
BC Contract 08/22/16 - Oregon State Fire Fighters Council
Donate to IAFF Disaster Relief Fund 08/21/16 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
The IAFF is on the ground and has established a command operations center to provide assistance – including financial relief through the IAFF Disaster Relief Fund – and to distribute clothing, water and other basic supplies to the almost 300 Local 557 members who lost their homes in the worst flooding disaster in Louisiana since Hurricane Katrina in 2005.