SF Firefighters is running an online drive raising goods for SF Firefighters Toy Program. You can help reach the goal of 300 items by shopping online to support the drive. Simply click Shop Now!
When you shop online, YouGiveGoods will email you a tax deductible receipt and all donations will be shipped at the close of the drive directly to the charity. Visit our page frequently to check our progress.
San Francisco Firefighters Book Drive
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By Ashley Lin, Adult Spotlight Interviewer and Nonfiction Editor
The San Francisco Firefighters Toy Program is the largest firefighter toy give-away in the United States. Imagine when you went to school one day, there was a fire at your house. All your possessions are gone, including that special teddy bear you’ve had ever since you were a baby. Read More...
Over 50 years ago, the San Francisco Firefighters Toy Program started when a few local firefighters wanted to help some families that lost their homes and all of their possessions when a fire destroyed everything that they owned. These firefighters were inspired to help – so they decided to fix up a few bikes and delivered them on Christmas Eve to the homes of the children. This is when the SF Firefighters Toy Program was born. Read More...
The Valley Fire has been devastating in nearby Lake County. Hundreds of homes and thousands of structures have burned. Jill Peeler, a Marin County Sherriff Services Assistant, has volunteered with the Local 798 San Francisco Firefighters’ Toy Program for nearly 20 years and started a new way you can help fire victims. Read More...
It was only July, but the San Francisco Firefighters Toy Program needed a Christmas miracle. The fire station that housed the popular campaign was closing due to earthquake retrofitting and Sally A. Casazza, chairperson of the program, was scrambling to find a new home. Read More...