Friday, November 16, 2018

Need your help. Over 50 firefighters have lost their homes and possessions from the CAL fires

This year, California has experienced some of the most devastating and deadly firestorms in history. But did you know that over 50 firefighters lost their homes and possessions to these fires while continuing to protect communities and properties from wind swept blazes?

You can help. Please show your support for firefighters who sacrifice so much for the safety of our communities, for your safety.

The Fire Family Foundation, the charitable hand of Firefighters First Credit Union, offers financial help to firefighters and their families in times of need due to disaster, an illness or a death. 100% of your contribution goes directly to support the Fire Family.

On behalf of all firefighters, thank you.

Donations can be made:
·         online at
·         on facebook at
·         or mailed to the Foundation office: 815 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041

About Fire Family Foundation
Established in 2008, Fire Family Foundation is committed to providing financial assistance to fire families in need, scholarships, wellness, and financial education while supporting fire charities nationwide. Firefighters are in service to all of our communities. They show up when we need  assistance, generally in some of our most vulnerable times. Through medical emergencies, fires and national disasters, we depend on firefighters to help us. We believe in helping them and their families to the extent possible during their times of need. The Foundation is committed to these men and women who unselfishly give so much of themselves, often at great risk of impact to family life.  

Media Contact:
Kelly Ramsay

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Operation SMILE

Holiday shopping online

Please help NCOFCU* out this holiday season by shopping at Amazon Smile

Our exclusive charitable shopping page is:

About AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the National Council of Firefighter Credit Unions Inc (NCOFCU).

Every item available for purchase on is also available on AmazonSmile ( at the same price. You will see eligible products marked "Eligible for AmazonSmile donation" on their product detail pages.
Please use (bookmark, create shortcut, save this e-mail) our Amazon Smile link when shopping for the holidays.

Thank you in advance for your support,
NCOFCU Board of Directors

Other ways to contribute: 

*The National Council of Firefighter Credit Unions, Inc. (NCOFCU) is a non-profit, 501(c) (3) charitable organization. Donors may deduct contributions as provided in IRC 170(c) (3) of the U.S. Tax Code. Employer Identification Number 27-2387106