Fire Fighters For Charity is the online home of the Hamilton Fire Fighter’s Assistance Fund, which is a Registered Charity operated by the members of the Hamilton Professional Fire Fighter’s Association; www.hamiltonfirefighters.ca. Since the Charities inception our goal has been to protect and promote a higher quality of life at work as Fire Fighters, and in our Community through various charity endeavours. We support dozens of local organizations and charities in many ways.
The Brothers and Sisters of Local 288 are committed to protecting and promoting a high quality of life and public safety to the residents of the greater Hamilton area as well as providing for the well being of its citizens through the continued efforts our members extend to local organizations by way of charitable aid and or donations.
- Hamilton General Hospital Burn and Trauma Unit: over $1,000,000
- Juravinski Patient and Family Resource Center: $150,000
- Ronald MacDonald House: $65,000
- School Breakfast Programs; $45,000
- St. Peter’s Hospital: $30,000
- Food For Kids: $5,000 +
- Pontoon Boat for Camp Maple Leaf: $15,000
We realize the need of our diverse community and spread our funds through many local organizations and agencies that can help those who need it most.
Y-108 Christmas Tree of Hope, Community Child Abuse Council, Food4kids, Kids Help Phone, Mission Services, Salvation Army, Martha House, Interval House, Good Shepherd, Big Brothers and Sisters, CYO, Banyan Community Center, Canadian Red Cross, Hamilton Lung Association, Wesley Urban Ministries, Wismer Foundation, Cathy Weaver School Breakfast Program, Franklin Road School Nutritional Program, The Living Rock and The United Way.
The Hamilton Firefighters Assistance Fund also sends Yearly donations to medical charities such as:
Juvenile Diabetes, Crohns and Colitis, Heart and Stroke, Kidney Foundation, Easter Seals and the March of Dimes.
The money for these donations come from our own members through way of Firefighter Payroll Deduction.
We will do our best to reply in a timely manner. If you have questions regarding:
- The Charity Golf Classic
- The Firefighters Charity Hockey Tournament
- Making a Donation to our Assistance Fund
- Or any other question relating to the Fund
Please call Brad Norris at (647) 921-0593 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.