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Firefighters Support Foundation

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Firefighters Support Foundation is a search or rescue organization based in Marlborough, MA that was founded in 2008. As of 2019 they had $1.7 million in revenue and $187,638 in assets.

The Organization is primarily dedicated to assisting firefighters and first responder personnel perform their jobs effectively and safely, aiding underfunded agencies, assisting families of fallen firefighters in their greatest time of need, and helpi...

EIN:
26-1903852
City:
State:
Metro:
Website:
Founded:
2008
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$1,787,751
Assets:
$187,638
Employees:
2
Fiscal year end:
December
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at Firefighters Support Foundation

Training is consistently cited as a critical need in fire service surveys yet professional level training can be hard to come by, or expensive or both. This is why providing free training is our primary mission,and is the program area to which we devote the bulk of our funds. Fsf's primary focus is on providing life-saving, injury preventing, and other valuable training to firefighters, emergency medical technicians (emts), search and rescue personnel (s&r), first responders, and emergency management (em) personnel. We produce our own first responder specific training programs on critical issues and distribute them free of charge to these professionals. Fsf programs are used by agencies nationwide. We currently offer programs in four areas. Core subjects, emerging issues, advance topics and mental wellness. Programs are developed and taught by academy level instructors with significant experience in their fields. Our programs provide turnkey training for individuals and agencies. Our traning ...

Firefighters and emergency response equipment grant program and firefighters financial assistance program. The purposes of these grants are to help increase personnel and citizen safety by helping to aquire needed but otherwise unfunded equipment, training, and supplies. The grants are made on the basis of standard format applications submitted by requesting departments downloading a microsoft word or pdf document from the fsf website. Grants were reviewed by fsf staff and recipients chosen on the basis of need, poverty level in applicant's region, and other general and specific factors. Fsf continues a special program to fund state and regional agencies in the purchase of firefighting and/or training equipment. This initiative is supported by a special fund raising campaign, the foundation for first responders and firefighters (frff). The financial assistance program assists the families of fallen firefighters by providing them with unrestricted cash grants. We especially look to make donations to funds ...

Form 990s for Firefighters Support Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 3, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Mar 3, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 26, 2016990View PDF
...and two more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Firefighters Support Foundation

Field2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,787,751
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,787,751

Vendors for Firefighters Support Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Thurman Shinn and Company CPATax accounting2019-11-15
██████████ ████████████Telemarket; Fundraising$148,8582018-12-01
███████ ██████████ ███Telemarket; Fundraising$554,7842018-12-01
████████ ███████Telemarket; Fundraising$886,3442018-12-01
█████ ███████████ ███ ████████ ███Tax accounting2014-09-16

Personnel at Firefighters Support Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
David KenikPresident$89,607Feb. 3, 2020
Michael McdonaldTreasurer and Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2015
█████ ████Former Presi$87,996Dec. 31, 2014
███████ ████Former Treasurer$48,122Dec. 31, 2014
████ ████████Treasurer and Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2014

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