Florida Fire & Emergency Services Foundation

The Foundation was established in 1994 as a not-for-profit corporation under the laws of the State of Florida and received its IRS classification as a 501 (c)3 charitable organization.  Board representation includes individuals from the public and private sector involved in life safety.

MISSION:

The mission of the Florida Fire & Emergency Services Foundation is to provide educational opportunities, including scholarships, to fire and emergency services professionals, develop public relations programs to promote and raise public awareness of Florida's fire and emergency services; to assist other related organizations in the development and implementation of public education programs and provide scholarships to educate fire service personnel on the latest public safety methods and techniques.

FUNDING:

The activities of the Florida Fire & Emergency Services Foundation are funded by personal donations, corporate giving and fund raising events. To make a contribution to the Florida Fire & Emergency Services Foundation [click here]

 

Firefighter Memorial Monument - Florida State Capitol
Florida Fallen Firefighter Memorial - Ocala

 

Long Chairman - Mike Long 
Assistant Chief 
Monticello Volunteer Fire Department;
425 N. Mulberry Street Monticello, FL 32344

 

2014-2015 LIAISONS TO FFCA COMMITTEES AND SECTIONS
 
Take note of the BOT Liaisons that are assisting the FFCA/FFESF and  programs/conferences throughout the year.  
If you have any concerns or suggestions about the FFCA/FFESF or any of the events/conferences or educational programs, please refer to the contact list below.
 

MEMBERSHIP DEVELOPMENT AND SUSTAINMENT (FFCA)
Mike Long, FFESF Chairman & Assistant Chief, Monticello Volunteer Fire Department
Susan Cote, Senior Account Consultant, Physio-Control, Inc.

STRATEGIC PLANNING IMPLEMENTATION AND MONITORING (FFCA)
Rick Talbert, Fire Chief, South Walton Fire District
Danny Bennett, President, Bennett Fire Products, Co.
Cindy Morgan, VP of Equipment & Sales, Ten-8 Fire Equipment
 
CONFERENCE MANAGEMENT TEAM (FFCA) (EDUCATION & MEETINGS)
Rick Talbert, Fire Chief, South Walton Fire District
Bill Alm, V.P. & General Manager, Hall-Mark Fire Apparatus
  
EMERGENCY SERVICES LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE (BOT LIAISON)
Bill Bingham, William Lawrence Associates & Retired Fire Chief, Boynton Beach Fire Rescue Department
 
REGIONAL FIREFIGHTER TRAINING PROGRAM (BOT LIAISON)
Darrel Donatto, Deputy Fire Chief, Palm Beach Fire Rescue
Richard Knoff, Deputy Chief, Clay County Fire Rescue
  
FIRE RESCUE EAST TRADE SHOW VENDOR PARTICIPATION (BOT LIAISON)
Cindy Morgan, VP of Equipment & Sales, Ten-8 Fire Equipment
Bill Alm, V.P. & General Manager, Hall-Mark Fire Apparatus
Susan Cote, Senior Account Consultant, Physio-Control, Inc.
 
NATIONAL EVT TRAINING ACADEMY (BOT LIAISON)
Richard Knoff, Deputy Chief, Clay County Fire Rescue
 
EXECUTIVE DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE VENDOR PARTICIPATION (BOT LIAISON)
Danny Bennett, President, Bennett Fire Products Co.
Cindy Morgan, VP of Equipment & Sales, Ten-8 Fire Equipment
  
SAFETY & HEALTH CONFERENCE (BOT LIAISON)
Susan Cote, Senior Account Consultant, Physio-Control, Inc.
Dan Azzariti, Fire Chief, Plant City Fire Rescue
  
BYLAWS AND OPERATIONAL PROCEDURES (BOT LIAISON)
Bill Bingham, William Lawrence Associates & Retired Fire Chief, Boynton Beach Fire Rescue Department
Danny Bennett, President, Bennett Fire Products Co.
  
FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS, MEMORIAL AT TALLAHASSEE
Rand Napoli, Napoli Partners, LLC

 

"A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 1-800-HELP-FLA (435-7352) WITHIN THE STATE OR VISITING WWW.HELPFLA.COM. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE."