The Fire Fighter Cancer Foundation:
Working to Extinguish Fire Fighter Cancer
Firefighters dedicate their lives to the service of others. The Fire Fighter Cancer Foundation was established in 2004 to provide international outreach, support, and resource assistance programs for firefighters and family members that are stricken by cancer. The Foundation is creating state of the art programs for cancer education, awareness, research and prevention to ensure the quality of life and retirement of fire fighters around the world.
To offer cancer advocacy programming, fact-based information on fire industry technologies and promote change to effect a reduction in fire service occupational diseases, with a focus on cancer.
To create strategic partnerships with experts in education, medicine, research, sciences and worker compensation.
To grow as a non-profit organization that aligns with like minded companies placing high value on operating with integrity, ethics, supporting local economy and reducing the impact of toxic exposures causing cancer in the fire service and the communities they serve.