Professional Firefighters of Wisconsin Charitable Foundation

Working to create a fire-safe and burn-free Wisconsin

About the Professional Fire Fighters of Wisconsin Charitable Foundation

The Professional Fire Fighters of Wisconsin Charitable Foundation (PFFWCF) is a 501(c)(3) public charity that serves as the primary advocacy, education and support organization working to build strong communities all across Wisconsin that are fire-safe and burn-free. PFFWCF provides fire fighters, fire departments and communities with resources, education and support; coordinates and promotes public safety and community risk reduction programs; supports burn survivors through Wisconsin Burn Camp, grants and scholarships, and leadership opportunities; and leads collaborative efforts among partners organizations, industry professionals and the public.

Continuing to build on a legacy of leadership and service that began more than 30 years ago as the Wisconsin Alliance for Fire Safety, our four primary areas of programming include: Burn Survivors Support, Fire Safety Prevention and Education, Fire Fighter Support, and Community Support.

Mission Statement:

To promote, encourage, and foster Fire Safety, Burn Prevention, and Public Safety Education. We support burn survivors, fire fighters, and communities.

Vision Statement:

“Working to create a Fire-Safe and Burn-Free Wisconsin”

Board of Directors:

Mahlon Mitchell
Chairman

Steve Wilding
Vice Chairman

Michael Woodzicka
Director

Michael DeGarmo
Director

Matt Simpson
Director

Michael Hafeman
Director

Jim Hirsch
Director

Dave Bosanko
Director

Scott Van Roo
Director

Scott Hall
Director

Cindy Brun
Director

Mike Wilding
Director

Jeff Nachreiner
Director

Staff:

Michael Wos
Executive Director

Eric Salzwedel
Program Coordinator

History

Click here to read about the history of the Wisconsin Alliance of Fire Safety and Professional Fire Fighters of Wisconsin Charitable Foundation.