Valley Professionals Network

Valley Professionals Network

Javier Ascarrunz, president of the Valley Professionals Network (VPN) understands the benefits of fellowship in a community as vast and diverse as the San Fernando Valley. That’s why when the VPN searched for a local charity to expand their donation efforts, Widows...
Camille Sander: Creating a New Generation of Giving

Camille Sander: Creating a New Generation of Giving

It all started with a lemonade stand on a busy street corner in Oak Park. For the past three years, neighbors knew they could find Camille Sander at the same spot week after week, selling fresh-squeezed juice, homemade cookies and handcrafted bracelets she made...
Firefighters First Credit Union

Firefighters First Credit Union

Firefighters First Credit Union (FFCU) has been serving the financial needs of Los Angeles-area personnel for more than 80 years, but it’s their support of the families with years of contributions to the Widows & Orphans charity that’s led many to see them as...
PMK•BNC – Running for Firefighters

PMK•BNC – Running for Firefighters

Our 2018 L.A. Fire marathon team is proud to thank PMK•BNC for their incredible dedication to our firefighters! Seven amazing employees trained hard for the 26.2 mile L.A. Marathon race and working even harder to raise money for our Widows, Orphans & Disabled...
Homes for Heroes

Homes for Heroes

When Melanie Jasgur heard the news that a Los Angeles Fire Department firefighter had been killed in a training exercise, her mind flashed to her own family. First, to her husband who is also a firefighter and had worked alongside Kelly Wong. Then, to her grandfather,...
Fox & Warner Bros. Honor Our Firefighters

Fox & Warner Bros. Honor Our Firefighters

As a special thank you to our valiant LAFD firefighters for tremendous work during the December firestorms raging across Southern California, the producers of FOX’s live musical event “A Christmas Story, Live!” and our wonderful friends at FOX and Warner...