It was a special year for the Hunter's Heroes Foundation in 2017. The foundation was able to help a local family in need at Christmas, continued its goal of educating the public about the dangers of working in emergency services, and so much more.
Take a look back at all the foundation did throughout 2017 with this year in review.
The Annual Firemen's Convention in Wildwood:
The biggest event of the year for the foundation is attending the annual Firemen's Convention in Wildwood. Here are some stories from that special weekend.
The Excitement of Wildwood Weekend
Thank You for the Support in Wildwood!
Education is an important part of our foundation. We want to educate both first responders and the public. We also want to educate the spouses of our first responders. We want people to know and understand the challenges first responders face on and off the job. Here are some of our educational posts from 2017:
The 2017 CFD Safety Stand Down Drill
What is the Captain Buscio Program?
The Importance of Continued Education in the Fire Service
The Importance of Yearly Health Screenings
Taking Advantage of Downtime at the Firehouse
Fire Prevention Education Starts in the Home
PTSD Signs Firefighter Spouses Should Know
Preparation is Key On and Off the Job
What is the Move Over Law?
The foundation also hosted a public event for the second straight year, the beef and beer. Aside from the beef and beer, the foundation also provided a Christmas for a family in need. The foundation also provided educational programs for the public related to Halloween safety, New Year's Eve safety, and Christmas tree safety.
Halloween Safety Tips for Trick-or-Treaters of All Ages
Second Annual Beef and Beer an Overwhelming Success
Safety Tips for Preventing Christmas Tree Fires
A Magical Christmas for a Family in Need
New Year's Eve Safety Tips
Honoring Lt. Hunter:
As with everything we do, we honored Lt. Christopher Hunter throughout 2017. Here are some things we did for our namesake:
Happy Heavenly Birthday Lt. Hunter
Remembering Lt. Hunter and Learning How to Grieve
Thank you for your support throughout 2017. We look forward to all 2018 brings. If you are interested in what we do or would like to donate, don't hesitate to contact us.