Phantom Canyon Brewing raises $3,750 for Fire Foundation
Fire Foundation of Colorado Springs wants to thank the team at Phantom Canyon Brewing Company for hosting the Foundation as their #CharityTapAndApp of the month for September! Thanks to Phantom Canyon and its loyal customers, Fire Foundation raised $3,750 to support Colorado Springs firefighters! The Foundation would like to thank all those who came out to support our organization and our firefighters.
Pikes Peak Harley-Davidson Fundraiser
Fire Foundation of Colorado Springs raised more than $3,000 Saturday, Aug. 31 during a fundraiser hosted by Pikes Peak Harley-Davidson. Several Foundation board members staffed the barbecue grill and served hundreds of hot dogs, brats and hamburgers to very generous Harley-Davidson customers and visitors. The afternoon's greatest surprise occurred when one very charitable gentleman, the owner of Extravagant Images (he preferred not to be named), donated $2,000 to help the Foundation fund a tactical vest package purchase for a Colorado Springs firefighter. The Foundation also thanks 719 Heroes for its support during the event.
Fire Foundation, Day Lily Salon & Spa, Whistle Pig Brewery join forces to buy protective gear for Station 14 firefighters
Fire Foundation of Colorado Springs is teaming with Day Lily Salon & Spa and Whistle Pig Brewery to raise $24,000 to buy protective ballistic gear for firefighters at Station 14 located in northeast Colorado Springs.
Between Aug. 31 and Sept. 7, Whistle Pig will donate $1 from every glass of Code 4 IPA purchased to buy the protective gear that's so critical to firefighter safety. Visit Whistle Pig, have a great meal, enjoy a Code 4 IPA and throw a few bucks in the boot, all while supporting your local firefighters! Whistle Pig is at 1840 Dominion Way.
Colorado Springs Fire Department's 125th Anniversary
The Colorado Springs Fire Department celebrated its 125th Anniversary with a community-wide party June 8 at the department's headquarters complex on Printer's Parkway. Hundreds of residents watched a number of firefighter demonstrations and took advantage of the chance to see firefighting and medical response equipment close up. The event was sponsored by Fire Foundation of Colorado Springs.
Fuel the Fire 2019
Fire Foundation of Colorado Springs hosted the 2nd Annual Fuel the Fire fundraiser May 3 at Oskar Blues. The event raised $2,000 that will help support the Foundation's efforts to ensure Colorado Springs firefighters have the equipment and training they need to effectively respond to the community's ever-growing needs. Attendees were treated to tasty food, great liquid refreshments and a number of silent auction items.