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21 Apr

Sinise Foundation Website

At the Gary Sinise Foundation, we serve our nation by honoring our defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need.
We do this by creating and supporting unique programs designed to entertain, educate, inspire, strengthen, and build communities.
Freedom and security are precious gifts that we,

11 Jun

GTFF March 2019 Update

To assess and respond to unmet needs of the greater Tucson firefighter community by facilitating access to health and wellness resources, while recognizing the firefighting heritage and culture.

The Greater Tucson Fire Foundation  financial status  remains positive. Remaining in line with primary mission of firefighter health and

13 Mar

Firefighter’s widow shares husband’s battle with PTSD, hopes to help others

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) – Helping others was second nature for Jose Salmaniego, until he was the one who needed the help.

“(He was) so selfless. He was so laser focused on helping other people,” his wife, Serena Salmanego, explained.

He was a loving husband, a devoted

8 Oct

UA Study: ‘AZ EMTs face 39 percent greater risk of suicide’

PHOENIX – A new study reveals that Arizona emergency medical technicians’ a 39 percent greater risk of suicide than the general public.

Researchers from the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix conducted the recent study and say t

hat after seeing “surprising results,” they want to find immediate

20 Sep

Firefighter Mental Health Programing Match Save a Firefighter’s Career – Save a Firefighter’s Life

For over 8 years the greater Tucson Fire Foundation has been working to bring down barriers to qualified experienced mental health resources for firefighters.

Careers and lives have been saved through their efforts.

The Foundation has received an offer of a matching grant for up to $20,000. Marilyn

30 Aug

Fighting fires is bad for the heart: new study finds exposure to heat causes blood clots

Firefighters put themselves at greater risk of having fatal heart attacks because prolonged exposure to heat can make their blood clot, a pioneering new study has found.

Physical analysis of 19 firefighters in Scotland also found that tackling blazes put a strain on their hearts and worsened

24 Apr

History book celebrating Tucson firefighter history “hot” off the presses

20 November 2017

18 Dec

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8 Nov