Prince George's County Professional Fire Fighters & Paramedics Association
Frank Colea Benovolant Fund
This fund is solely used to support Fire Fighters, Paramedics and other members of the public safety community who are called upon to protect us from the dangers of fire, injuries, illness, and natural disasters. Your contribution is used in support of our First Responders who have suffered from burn injuries, physical injuries, hazardous exposures and chronic illness.
IAFF MDA Softball Championship
In September, over one hundred teams of firefighters and paramedics come together from across North America to play softball and raise money to fight neuromuscular diseases. It is the largest gathering of firefighters and paramedics outside of the International's Biennial Convention. Each year this tournament is hosted by the Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics of Prince Georges County, International Association Of Firefighters Local 1619.
Local 1619 frequently partners with other charitable organizations. In recent years those groups include:
Christmas in April
Susan G. Komen Foundation
The DC Metro Burn Center