Jets Flags To Fly On Trucks For Playoffs

April 10, 2018

A media kick-off was held at the museum on Monday to announce UFFW had acquired flags to fly on every engine, rescue and ladder in the city throughout the Jets’ playoff run.

Mickey Moose was on hand along with several crew members for the media photo op.

Thanks to Art & Mike Lisowick for opening the museum and running the pump for us.

Click below for CTV news story:

https://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1366977

 

 

Check Presentation To Never Alone Foundation

April 6, 2018

We were proud to present a check representing the proceeds from this year’s UFFW Charity Banquet & Bal to the Never Alone Foundation during their recent Poker For A Purpose tournament.

Pictured below are UFFW executives Rob Labossiere and Chad Swayze presenting the $22,350 check to Never Alone Foundation president Lyle Baur.

 

 

Rooftop Campout Honoured At Legislature

March 21, 2018

Our firefighters and Muscular Dystrophy Canada #RooftopCampout team were honoured today at the MB Legislature.
Manitoba NDP Caucus Opposition leader Wab Kinew read this member’s statement hi-lighting the great charity work done in the community by our firefighters.
Thank you Wab #NeverOffDuty

World Firefighter Cancer Summit

March 15, 2018

Firefighters are a special group with a brother and sisterhood stretching across the globe.

Today President Alex Forrest is speaking at the World Firefighter Cancer Summit in Iceland.   

We stand on the shoulders of those that have come before us, and as such we are honoured to assist and advance our European family in their current campaigns for coverage.

Firefighters in Winnipeg and Manitoba can be proud that we are among the leaders in the world championing WCB compensation for Firefighters diagnosed with occupational cancers.
#NeverOffDuty

Myles FitzHenry Retirement

March 12, 2018

‪This morning UFFW executive Robert Campbell presented brother Myles FitzHenry reg # 1063 his retirement watch after nearly 40 years of dedicated service. ‬
‪#NeverOffDuty ‬