Firefighter Appreciation Month

Each September, businesses, celebrities, and individuals join the California Fire Foundation in acknowledging our heroic California firefighters.  Whether hosting an event, activity or donating a specialty item to raise funds for the California Fire Foundation, companies of all sizes showcase their dedication to the community while supporting our local heroes.

To find out how your business can get involved in Firefighter Appreciation Month, CLICK HERE. To sign/submit your agreement form, CLICK HERE. To view the toolkit available for participating businesses, CLICK HERE.

Individuals can also help support the cause. CLICK HERE to see how you can get involved.

Text FIRE to 707070 to donate to the California Fire Foundation. Message and data rates may apply.

This is not just a month-long fundraising event but also a month-long awareness campaign. Contact Executive Director Hedi Jalon at or 916-641-1707 for more information on how you can participate.

CLICK HERE to see highlights from past Firefighter Appreciation Months.


CLICK HERE to see a Calendar of Events


Coral Tree Cafe 

Location: Beverly Hills

September 1 – September 30

Order the Firehouse Sliders during Firefighter Appreciation Month and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the California Fire Foundation to support our heroes.

Heat Holders

Location: Online

September 1 – September 30

1% of every order from Heat Holders during the month of September will go directly towards the California Fire Foundation in support of Firefighter Appreciation Month.

Loop Neighborhood 

Locations: All Loop Stores

September 1 – September 30

1% of inside store sales (excluding fuel) will be donated to the California Fire Foundation in the month of September in honor of Firefighter Appreciation Month.

Planet Salon

Location: Los Angeles

August 1 – September 30

For new guests, Planet Salon will be offering a special $35 Blow Dry with donations to the California Fire Foundation for Firefighter Appreciation Month.


California Pizza Kitchen

Location: All California Restaurants

September 11

At all locations in California, show either a printed or digital copy of a promotional flyer and 20% of your total food and beverage purposes will be donated for Firefighter Appreciation Month.

Vineyard Vines

Locations: Walnut Creek, Carmel, Manhattan Beach, Century City, San Diego, Tiburon, Fashion Island, Stanford, Burlingame and Corte Madera

September 13

Update your fall wardrobe at Vineyard Vines at locations across the state and 20% of sales will be donated to the California Fire Foundation in honor of Firefighter Appreciation Month