Now Accepting Nominations!
The Fire & Burn Foundation is accepting nominations for the Hope & Courage Awards.
To be eligible for an award, the nominee must qualify under the following guidelines:
- The nominee must have performed an exceptionally courageous act attempting to save another person from death or serious burn injury from any fire source – house, car fire, chemical, etc. (Civilian and/or uniformed personnel may be nominated).
- The rescue attempt must have involved a significant degree of personal risk – exposure to either death or severe injury. (The courageous act must have occurred within the Fire & Burn Foundation’s service area – Riverside County, San Bernardino County, Mono County and Inyo County.)
- Firefighters and law enforcement personnel are eligible for this award, but must have displayed a level of commitment not required or expected in the performance of their daily duties.
Nominations to be considered
July 2014 – January 30, 2016
The Hope & Courage Awards will be held at the Morongo Resort, Casino & Spa on Friday, May 13, 2016. More information on this event will be available soon.