2011 Lou Paulson Scholarship Winner Announced!

Every year, Local 1230 holds an annual Lou Paulson Scholarship Contest. We had numerous qualified entries this year. We would like to thank all those who encouraged their children to apply.The overall winner of this year’s contest is Nicole Graham, daughter of dispatcher Gillian Graham. Nicole’s essay has been placed on the website for everyone to read.The remaining four scholarships were chosen by random pick from the remaining entrants who had not yet won a scholarship. The winners are: Ed Est...
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Introducing the California Firefighters Endowment

Honoring the memories of our fallen brothers and sisters is a central part of the unshakable bond we all share as firefighters. When one of our brothers or sisters falls in the line of duty, their family becomes our family. But for the children of fallen firefighters, the loss of a parent steals more than just a loving embrace. Often, losing a parent can steal a child's dreams for the future. The California Fire Foundation was created by California Professional Firefighters, in part, to keep the...
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