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Third Party Fundraisers

Hosting a fundraising project or special event benefitting the Firefighters Burn Institute is a fun and fulfilling way to help our organization!

Third Party Fundraisers plays a significant role in raising funds and awareness of our mission to assure that the best possible burn treatment and burn recovery programs are available in our community and beyond. With your help, we can continue to expand and improve our programs and most importantly, continue to make a positive impact in many firefighters and burn survivors’ lives. We are grateful for your support!

Before you start planning your fundraiser or special event, please make sure to read the Third Party Fundraiser Guidelines and FAQs and then submit an application at least 30 days prior to the proposed event date.

If you have any questions, please contact our Events Manager at 916-739-8525 or lisa@ffburn.org.

Big Day Of Giving 2018

At the stroke of midnight on May 4th, the Sacramento region will come together for one Big Day of Giving – a 24 hour giving challenge that helps affirm what we all know makes this the place we call home the best a community can be. Join us by logging onto www.bigdayofgiving.org between 12am – 11:59pm on Tuesday, May 4rd and give where your heart is!
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What A Difference Your Donations Make!

We say thanks a lot for everything our supporters do. But as we round out 2017, we thought it was a great time to show you just how much your gifts of time and money impact the burn community.

Your donations can be used to do so much… let’s count some ways you make a difference:

$25 can buy 50 Stamps for the children at Firefighters Kids Camp to Send Postcards Home to Their Families

$50 supplies Classroom Materials for the Youth Firesetter Intervention Program for 15 Children

$200 sponsors Transportation for a young Burn Survivor to attend Firefighters Kids Camp or  Little Heroes Preschool Burn Camp, regardless of where they live.

$500 makes it possible for a child to attend the Firefighters Kids Camp for Burn Survivors free of charge to their family

$500 sponsors an adult Burn Survivor to attend the Recovery Retreat

$1,000 helps a Burn Survivor attend the annual World Burn Congress

$2,500 sends a local Burn Unit Nurse to attend the American Burn Association Conference to further their education and improve the level of burn care in Northern California

Shopping Amazon Smile Helps FFBI

Amazon Smile makes it easy to shop great holiday deals from the comfort of your own home. Did you know it can also be a quick’n’easy way to give back as well?

It’s not hard to do, but it does take an extra step to unlock the bonus features. The entire shopping experience is the same and most products available on amazon.com are available at Amazon Smile.

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  1. Visit smile.amazon.com This is the hardest part! Using this address instead of the “normal” one makes your purchases eligible.
  2. Sign in as normal. (Don’t worry, you’re still on Amazon.)
  3. Choose Firefighters Burn Institute as your charity of choice. Use the search field to the right of the page to look up “Firefighters Burn Institute” from the list of possible matches. (The screens may look different depending on whether you’re already signed in or not.)
  4. Begin shopping! It’s really that simple!

It really adds up!

Once you’ve selected your charity, everything works the same as always. No extra cost is passed onto you, but Amazon donates 0.5% of your purchase to Firefighters Burn Institute! Want to see how your contribution is put to good use?

Volunteer for FFBI

The Firefighters Burn Institute was built with the dedication, dream, and working hearts of people who care and want to bring healing to those affected by the devastation of a burn injury.  Become a part of our team of passionate, gifted individuals to inspire and accomplish great things. You don’t have to be rich to give your time and talents and your contribution gives healing a path to the burn community.

Firefighters Burn Institute has a group of volunteers called COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS AMBASSADORS that do great things for our organization. As an Ambassador, you will receive one two-hour training session that will equip you to be an informed and confident representative of FFBI. The Ambassadors work beside the staff at fundraising, community and corporate driven events all over the Sacramento area and beyond.  We inspire people just like you to serve, and frankly, we have fun, too!

To find out how you can join this dynamic group of volunteers please contact Peri Henderson at (916) 739-8525 or peri@ffburn.org.

See you at our next event!

Buy-A-Brick Fundraiser

Become A Permanent Part Of Sacramento History with a Personal Engraved Brick!

Firefighters Burn Institute’s brick fundraiser offers a unique way to pay tribute to the memory of a loved one or companion, honor a special event or achievement, while showing your support for FFBI and the work we do for burn survivors.

The bricks will be used to pave a dedication memorial outside our office (historic Fire Station 9) honoring the late founder of FFBI, Sacramento Fire Captain Cliff Haskell. By taking part in this buy-a-brick fundraiser, your lasting commitment to the FFBI will be forever “set in stone”!

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