BENEFITING: NATIONAL FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS FOUNDATION
EVENT DATE: Sep 05, 2015
Vernon Fire wrote -
The Vernon Fire Department team consists of LT. Roger Duckworth, FF James Cook, FF Kyle Reser, FF Chris Brooks.
The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation
~~The United States Congress created the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to lead a nationwide effort to remember America's fallen firefighters. Since 1992, the tax-exempt, nonprofit Foundation has developed and expanded programs to honor our fallen fire heroes and assist their families and coworkers.
The Dallas 9/11 mermorial stair climb
~~The Dallas 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb is not a race, but rather a tribute honoring the sacrifices of fallen heroes - both near and far.
Fulfilling a promise to "NEVER FORGET" their brothers and sisters who have died in the line of duty, 343 firefighters and 70 law enforcement officers (the number of firefighters/law enforcement that perished at Ground Zero with the collapse of the Twin Towers) climb 110 floors (the height of the former World Trade Center Twin Towers).