Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation
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    [first_name] => Bernie
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    [last_name] => Bourne
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    [employment] => Career (Full Time)
    [rank] => Firefighter
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    [death_date] => 1994-04-17
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    [department] => Toronto Fire Service
    [station] => 
    [city] => York
    [province] => Ontario
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Work Related Illness - Colon Cancer

[url] => [other] => [wsib_rec_date] => 2008-04-23 [date_entered] => 2011-04-13 [source] => Kevin Ashfield - Toronto Professional Firefighters [note] => WSIB Approved #24654620 - From the list of 47 added during Verification [ceremony] => 2011 [photo] => [panel_number] => 10 [story_EN] => [story_FR] => [is_live] => 1 [dod] => 1994-04-17 )
Firefighter Bernie Bourne
York, Ontario
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Honouring the Fallen

The Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation is a registered, non-profit charitable corporation, governed by a Board of Directors composed of member of the Canadian Fire Service and other interested Canadians dedicated to honouring Canada's fallen firefighters.

LODD Recognition Application

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Courage Publication

Volume 17 is now available - View all the  publications of Courage magazine online in digital format.

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2024 Canadian Firefighter Memorial Ceremony

The 2024 Canadian Firefighter Memorial Ceremony will be held in Ottawa at the Canadian Firefighter Memorial  on the 8 September at 10:30 AM. The 2024 Honorary Host will be the Canadian Volunteer Fire Services Association.

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Education Program

Scholarship & Bursaries

The Foundation awards Scholarships and Bursaries to the children and spouses of Fallen Firefighters recognized by the Foundation. 

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Online Store

Online Store

Items on the CFFF store have been carefully selected to help HONOUR and REMEMBER the firefighters who have been killed in the line of duty. The proceeds from the products sold through the store are used to SUPPORT their families. The CFFF is a registered charity and operates by fundraising.

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Administration Officer Posting

March 3rd, 2024

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