Community Service

November 2017

Stair Climb in Full Gear

November 2nd, 2017|

Thank you @LPFFA for supporting @unitedwaylm at the @scotiabank #StairClimb. Quite impressive to do it in full equipment! #dogooders pic.twitter.com/4vlO3WjV2d
— Rebecca Chiang (@BeccaChiang) November 2, 2017

Bring your child to work

November 1st, 2017|

Looking forward to meeting 60 kids today for Londons annual Take Our Kids To Work Day! @LPFFA @CityofLdnOnt @LdnOntTV pic.twitter.com/Vwunc1w4E8
— Jason Poole (@FPOPoole) November 1, 2017

Career Day

November 1st, 2017|

A big THANKS to @LPFFA Graham and @MLEMS911 Francois for a great pannel discussion about careers! #teamwork #careers #join @lpsmediaoffice pic.twitter.com/5Lr5Q8iOR0
— PC Tanya Leclerc (@CstTLeclerc) November 1, 2017

Source: Twitter | PC Tanya Leclerc @CstTLeclerc 

London hosts 2017 Ontario Conference

November 1st, 2017|

London Fire Department hosts 2017 Fire Service Women Ontario Conference
Women in the fire service will receive hands‐on‐training on Friday and Saturday to advance their skills in fire attack, fire assessment, hose line management, automobile extrication, fire suppression, and strength and conditioning – all at the London Fire Training Complex as part of the London […]

October 2017

Mayor with London Fire Fighters

October 29th, 2017|

Huge thanks to the firefighters who showed me just a sample of what they do every day & how they train for large emergencies. cc: @LPFFA pic.twitter.com/YwQ4ZEDZqt
— Matt Brown (@MayorMattBrown) October 29, 2017

Walk a mile in her shoes

October 1st, 2017|

London Firefighters are walking in their red heels to fight violence against women and children and look great doing it! @LPFFA #WalkAMile pic.twitter.com/g74J2HoRxU
— 102.3 JACK FM (@JACK1023ldn) September 30, 2017

September 2017

True Heros Gala

September 30th, 2017|

July 2017

2017 Pride Parade

July 31st, 2017|

Love is Love! 

🏳️‍🌈 #BestiesBuildingChange #LondonPride#LondonFirefighters #MoreCowbell @ Pride London Festival

Source: Facebook

LFD Dancers

July 27th, 2017|

We are pleased to again have London Fire Department represented again this year! Firefighters Lindsay Ernst and Chris Bruinink will be dancing up a storm under the instruction of Andrea Gittens and Dance Extreme. Couple four is sponsored by Cowan Law Chambers.

Camp FITT

July 11th, 2017|

Have a great week to all participants of the 2017 FFIT Camp with the LFD. It’s going to be a very busy and fun week for everyone. pic.twitter.com/ui3a1wLRKK
— London Fire Fighters (@LPFFA) July 11, 2017

June 2017

Station Tour

June 26th, 2017|

School Visit

June 20th, 2017|

TY @LPFFA for coming out to the @EagleHeightsPS Bike Rodeo. The kids loved it! Cool siren battle with @lpsmediaoffice pic.twitter.com/apPRbF14M4
— Sherri (@slbaltzer) June 21, 2017

Heart & Stroke – Big Bike

June 19th, 2017|

LFD’s BIG Bike Ride for Heart & Stroke! Thank you to everyone who came out and donated to this very important cause!

Huge Shoutout to Engine 1 for joining us!

Heritage Designation

June 3rd, 2017|

May 2017

Camp Day 2017

May 31st, 2017|

Great to see our off duty fire fighters volunteering at @TimHortons Camp Day having a fun time with customers & our partner first responders pic.twitter.com/CJ8aLkTLgC
— London Fire Fighters (@LPFFA) May 31, 2017

April 2017

Food collected at Firehalls

April 17th, 2017|

Food drive tracking higher, as demand rises
The London Food Bank’s spring food drive is poised for a strong finish, co-director Jane Roy said Monday.

As of Monday at 2 p.m., Londoners had donated 26,147 kilograms of food, compared to 25,049 kilos at this point in last year’s drive.

“It was a good drive,” Roy said. “It’s up […]

‘The need is still there’

April 7th, 2017|

There’s no excuse not to give, city firefighters say as they help kick off 30th London Food Bank spring drive

London’s fire department cemented a 30-year relationship with the city’s food bank Friday through a gentle reminder to city residents.

“There should be no excuse for anybody not to be able to give,” deputy Chief Dave […]

The food bank’s 30? Really?

April 6th, 2017|

London Food Bank: When it began 30 years ago, the food drive was seen as a temporary answer to hunger
Thirty years ago, a group of volunteers starting a food bank in London figured it’d likely be a temporary collection and distribution depot to tide people over the recession.

“Back then, the belief was you have […]

February 2017

Doctors without Borders

February 1st, 2017|

Retired Captain Rick Mommersteeg support Doctors without Borders

January 2017

Ex-firefighter battles new hot spots

January 31st, 2017|

Doctors Without Borders: Richard Mommersteeg has swapped fighting fires to help in conflict zones around the world

In 30 years as a London firefighter, Richard Mommersteeg was expected to go into burning buildings to put out fires and save people.

Turns out that was just a warmup for his “retirement” career, working for the international medical […]