The Fire Fighter Cancer Foundation team is utilizing 14 plus years as a nonprofit organization to refine the volunteer work of individuals with fire service experience of 5 to 45 years. Living fire history as well as working and training as industry leaders and instructors enhance the commitment to others that this passionate and dedicated group of individuals offer the fire industry and the communities in which they live.
Organizational activities include the following:
– Advocacy assistance
– New education outreach
– Assessment of fire industry products and best practices
– Research to identify and reduce toxic exposures causing cancer
– Prevention information to reduce cancer affecting the fire service and family members
– Engaging new business partners to effect change for improved industry health and safety