Posts Tagged ‘ phoenix society ’

Illinois Fire Safety Alliance Continues to Expand Programs & Support

Many fire-safety-conscious people in Illinois recognize the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance (IFSA) as the organization that runs the annual Camp “I Am Me,” which is a week-long summer camp for burn-injured children. However, the IFSA offers many more programs, education and support in regard to fire safety and burn prevention. In the last few...
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Illinois Burn Prevention Golf Invitational Raises $80,000 for Burn Survivor Programs

Illinois Burn Prevention Golf Invitational Raises $80,000 for Burn Survivor Programs

At the Illinois Burn Prevention Association’s (IBPA) 21st Annual Burn Prevention Golf Invitational on June 7, $80,000 was raised for burn survivors. One hundred and twenty-eight golfers participated in the event, which was held at an exciting and beautiful new location, Mistwood Golf Club in Romeoville. Money raised from the event was donated to...
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HFSC Board Welcomes National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and National Volunteer Fire Council

HFSC Board Welcomes National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and National Volunteer Fire Council

The nonprofit Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (HFSC) announced that the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) have joined its all-volunteer Board of Directors. Chief Ron Siarnicki, executive director of NFFF, and Chief Kevin Quinn, chairman of NVFC, will represent the groups on the Board. “Our Board of Directors...
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Illinois Burn Prevention Golf Invitational Celebrates 20 Years; Over $109,500 Raised in 2015

Illinois Burn Prevention Golf Invitational Celebrates 20 Years; Over $109,500 Raised in 2015

More than $109,500 was raised for burn-injury survivors at the Illinois Burn Prevention Association’s (IBPA) 20th Annual Burn Prevention Golf Invitational. One hundred and fifty-two golfers participated in the event on June 2, which was hosted at Willow Crest Golf Club at the Hilton Chicago-Oak Brook Hills Resort in Oak Brook. For the milestone...
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Illinois Burn Prevention Golf Outing Raises More Than $84,000 for Charities

More than $84,000 was raised for burn-injury survivors at the Illinois Burn Prevention Association’s (IBPA) 19th Annual Burn Prevention Golf Invitational on June 3rd at Willow Crest Golf Club at the Oak Brook Hills Resort in Oak Brook. One hundred and thirty-four golfers participated in the event. Money raised from the event was donated...
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Station Nightclub Fire Survivor Advocates for Phoenix Society at Local Event

In 2003, The Station nightclub in West Warwick, Rhode Island, was the scene of the fourth deadliest nightclub fire in American history, killing 100 people. Pyrotechnics were the cause of the fire that spread throughout the building within a few quick minutes. In addition to the 100 people that died, nearly half of the...
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Cardinal Fitness in Frankfort Will Use Car Wash to Raise Money for Burn Injury Society

On Sunday, June 26th, from 8am-12pm, the Cardinal Fitness located at 21000 South Frankfort Square Road in Frankfort will be hosting its 2nd Annual Car Wash. All proceeds from the car wash will benefit The Phoenix Society, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering anyone affected by a burn injury through peer support, education...
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Support Burn Survivors Through Chicago Marathon’s Team Phoenix

To my friends and business associates in the fire protection and suppression industry: I am asking for your support for both the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors and my daughter, Stephanie, in the Chicago Marathon. Last year, Stephanie completed her first-ever Chicago Marathon. It was a tough struggle for not only Stephanie, who completed...
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